Production Stills

Roark Elementary Talent Show

My first appearance on stage in 2nd Grade. I won Second Place playing my accordian!

My Theatrical Debut!

November 2, 1968, Casa Manana Theatre, Fort Worth, TX: Portly Otter in "The Wind in the Willows".

My first musical at Casa, 1969

"The King & I" That's Katy Dacus standing behind me.

My First Lead, Casa Manana-1972

"Jack & the Beanstalk"

My debut at the Granbury Opera House

"No Sex, Please, We're British"- 1977

My first National Tour.

"The 1940's Radio Hour"- 1982

Touring for Jack Daniel's!-1985

I played the "Perfesser" and conducted Mr. Jack Daniel's Original Silver Cornet Band for 7 years.

My First Starring Role for Casa 1999

"Forum" was part of the inaugural season at Bass Performance Hall.

"Cinderella" -2005

The show too hot for Beverly! There was a fire at the theatre after the Opening. It forced 2 shows to play in Boston.

"Camelot"/Pellinore- 2005

I won my first IRNE Award for this role. It was also my Boston debut.

"FlyByNight"-2013

For the Dallas Theater Center: I stopped every performance with my song, "Cecily Smith"!

"The Grapes of Wrath"- 2014

This was my debut for Oklahoma's City Rep Theatre. This production celebrated the 75th anniversary of the novel.

Scrooge at North Shore

I first played Scrooge at NSMT in 1992. I'm still doing it!

KingLear, Trinity Shakes- 2015

I joined the Trinity Shakespeare Festival for it's inaugural season in 2009 and have continued to return every year!

DTCHairspray20

Edna in "Hairspray" at the Winspear Opera House for the Dallas Theater Center 2018.

A place to check in with actor, David Coffee!

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