Robert Benz


Past roles at Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan include: Hamlet (Claudius) 2012; As You Like It (Duke Senior) 2012; The Merry Wives of Windsor (Sir John Falstaff) 2010; The Merchant of Venice (Old Gobbo, Tubal, Duke of Venice) 2010; A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Bottom) 2009; Antony & Cleopatra (Enobarbus) 2009; The Tempest (Prospero) 2008; Henry IV part 1 (Earl of Worcester) 2008; Measure for Measure (Escalus) 2003; As You Like It (Corin) 2003; The Alchemist (Tribulation Wholesome) 2002; Hamlet (Ghost, 1st Player, 1st Gravedigger) 2002

Robert has appeared with most Saskatoon area theatres, including Persephone, Saskatchewan Native Theatre Co. (now Gordon Tootoosis Nikaniwin Theatre), Dancing Sky Theatre, various Live Five companies, and the Rosthern Station Arts Centre.  He is currently living in Edmonton, and entering his third season with the Freewill Shakespeare Festival, but Saskatchewan is still home.

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