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TOMMY (SOLDIER #1, LOCAL LAD, 1ST PINBALL LAD)
Dean Balkwill is from Regina, Saskatchewan, and is currently living in
Toronto, where he has appeared in the musicals Chess and A Chorus
Line. Dean spent the summer of 1995 at the Charlottetown Festival,
where he was a member of the Confederation Centre Young Company and
performed as Rusty Charlie in the Main Stage production of Guys And
Dolls. He has toured in Canada, the U.S., Korea and China as a singer,
dancer and musician. Dean has performed with Globe Theatre, and he was
a member of the musical group Saskatchewan Express for two years. In
July 1994, he attended the International Model and Talent Association
contest in New York and was awarded first runner-up as male talent of
the year. He thanks his family, Craig and Krista for all they've done.
"I couldn't do it without you."
RENT - Canadian Cast (ENSEMBLE)
Originally from Saskatchewan, Dean recently moved to Toronto to find his life.
As much as Dean loves being involved in such an incredible show with such an
amazing cast, instead of rambling on and on about his previous credits, he would
like to share his most important roles: being husband to the most incredible
woman, ever, and in June '98, becoming a dad. "Thank you my Heavenly Father
for providing me in every way. And, 'Little One,' I love you."
RENT - Broadway Cast (UNDERSTUDY)
Dean Balkwill makes his Broadway debut after having performed with the
Canadian Cast of RENT. A native of Saskatchewan, his most important roles
are being husband to the greatest woman, ever, and in June '98, becoming
a dad. "Thank you, my Heavenly father, for providing me in every way."
And, "Little one", "I love you".
RENT - Angel Cast (ROGER)
Dean Balkwill made his Broadway debut after having performed with the
Canadian company of Rent. A native of Saskatchewan, his most important
roles are being husband to the greatest woman ever, and in June '98,
becoming a dad. "Thank you, my Heavenly Father, for providing me in every way.
And 'Little One,' I love you."