Jeffrey Robb is a Brooklyn based actor/writer. He received his BA in Theatre from Muhlenberg College, where he concentrated in Acting and Performance Studies. While at school he spent a semester studying Commedia dell’Arte at the Accademia dell’Arte in Arezzo, Italy. Upon his return to Muhlenberg, he won leading roles in both mainstage productions of The Marriage of Figaro and The Winter’s Tale, and eventually earned his program’s Artist Thinker award. Recent credits include playing Macduff/Demetrius in The Adirondack Shakespeare Company’s productions of Macbeth and Midsummer Night’s Dream, respectively, and performing in The Woolgatherers Theater Group’s Writing For Rights reading series. While living in New York he has been running ongoing cooperative role-playing games for young students and worked as a tutor for Chess at Three, an educational program that specializes in teaching chess and game theory through storytelling.
Originally from Washington DC, Jeffrey has spent ten summers with Traveling Players, six as a camper and another four as an assistant director for ensembles in middle and high school. For summer 2020, he was the Assistant Director for Shakespeare Troupe’s Cymbeline and taught Acting Technique to campers in grades 4-12. This past fall he helped start up Traveling Players’ newest offering, D&D Improv, while working as Assistant Director for Dust as a part of the Fall One Act Festival. Jeffrey won the Staff Ensemble Award back in 2011 for captivating all the middle school campers on Thursday night campouts by narrating epic tales in which each camper appeared in a starring role.