Project Description

Rick Friesen


Rick was on Broadway in Fiddler on the Roof with Zero Mostel who once bellowed, “Is Friesen the only one who can act around here?” He was a member of the Open Theatre and was active in the Off-off and Off-Broadway scene in NY. He is an accomplished visual artist (painting, sculpture), graphic designer, photographer, playwright, published poet and bird watcher and is married to renowned actor/writer/scholar/ITC member Stephanie Satie.

  • Death of a Salesman
  • No Exit
  • The Traveler
  • Many showcase/99-seat productions

  • Stuart Pankin’s comedy Experiment
  • Several student films
  • Narration on several industrial films


  • Not Necessarily the News
  • Several commercials, Soaps and many voice overs


  • Shaker Point
  • Chinamen – LA Times “best acting achievement of 1987”