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Who We Are

21ten Theatre is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization led by our board of directors to fulfill our mission to cultivate community and connection by producing intimate theatre and events that move and challenge the audience through thought-provoking content and dynamic artistic experiences. 


Ted Rooney

Ted was born and raised in Portland, Oregon. He completed his BA in Theatre at Lewis and Clark and received his MFA in Acting from Temple U. On camera, Ted has amassed over 40 TV guest-star and recurring credits, over 25 principal film roles, and many, many commercials. On stage he has acted in regional theatre, 10 off-off-Broadway plays in NYC and 10 Actors Co-op plays in LA. He has acted locally with ART, Corrib and Profile Theatres. Ted brings his passion for acting and coaching acting to his on-camera classes at 21ten as well as at Portland State U. Ted is the Co-Founder of 21ten Theatre where he has so far directed Holy Days and Laughing Wild. Ted's dream for the 21ten is to create state-of-the-art space where artists of all budgets can create meaningful work...including Brooke and him ;-)

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