EVERETT QUINTON, is an actor, director and playwright and was a longtime member of Charles Ludlam's RIDICULOUS THEATRICAL COMPANY where he was an actor, director and costume designer. While there he appeared in over 75 productions including CAMILLE; BLUEBEARD; EXQUISITE TORTURE; TURDS IN HELL; CONQUEST OF THE UNIVERSE; UTOPIA, INC.; THE BELLS; MOVIELAND; GALAS, SALAMMBO; A TALE OF TWO CITIES (OBIE AWARD); THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP (OBIE AND DRAMA DESK AWARDS) ; LINDA; DER RING GOTT FARBLONJET, to name a few.
Most recently, he starred, off broadway, in the hit, DROP DEAD PERFECT produced by the Penguin Rep and directed by Joe Brancato and in ANTONY & CLEOPATRA at the McCarter Theatre Center. Everett recently directed the beautiful revival of Charles Ludlam's THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP at RedBull Theater He has appeared as Duncan and Hecate in The Shelter Group's production of MACBETH and Felipe Ossa's SABRINA LA CAPRICHIOSA at Dixon Place, TRAVESTIES at McCarter Theater Center; O, DAD, POOR DAD at CSU Summer Stages; TWELFTH NIGHT at The Arizona Theater Company, SHAKESPEARE IN HOLLYWOOD (HELEN HAYES AWARD) at Arena Stage in D.C., WOMEN BEWARE WOMEN (CALLOWAY AWARD) and THE WITCH OF EDMONTON at Redbull Theater, The National Tour of CINDERELLA with Eartha Kitt (CARBONELLE AWARD) ; THE ETIQUETTE OF DEATH at LaMama, Tennessee William's and NOW THE CAT'S WITH JEWELED CLAWS at The William's Festival in Provincetown and as part of LaMama's 50th Anniversary Season.
Everett has starred in in his own one person show's BITCH SLAPPED BY GOD at London's Drill Hall; TWISTED OLIVIA at The Zachary Scott Theater in Austin (AUSTIN CRITIC'S TABLE AWARD) and the Empty Space in Seattle; PHREADRE at Theater for the New City.
Other stage credits include, Georg Osterman's DR. JEKYLL AND MR. HYDE. and BROTHER TRUCKERS (Bessie Award); Richard and Michael Simon's MURDER AT MINSIGN MANOR (Drama League Award); as well as in his own plays: Carmen, Linda, Movieland, A TALE OF TWO CITIES (Obie Award), and CALL ME SARAH BERNHARDT. Quinton has directed revivals of Charles Ludlam's BIG HOTEL, CAMILLE, DER RING GOTT FARBLONJET and HOW TO WRITE A PLAY. He also directed BROTHER TRUCKERS (in New York, London and as part of the Edinburgh Fringe Festival), CARMEN, Sebastian Stewart's UNDER THE KEROSENE MOON , as well as THE BEAUX STRATAGEMATA at the Yale Rep and TREASURE ISLAND at the Omaha Theatre for Young People.
Film and TV credits include THE LOUISE LOG, NURSE JACKIE, LOUIE, NATURAL BORN KILLERS, BIG BUSINESS,, DEADLY ILLUSION, FOREVER LULU, MIAMI VICE, AND LAW & ORDER.