Most notable Los Angeles theater experiences include, COMPLICATIONS and SELF HELP (Highways), THERES NO PLACE LIKE HOUSE (Zephyr), MONDAY AFTER THE MIRACLE (Stella Adler Theater), TAWDRY TALES (Hudson Theater) , BALM IN GILEAD (Road Theater) the west coast premiere of ALBUM (Cast Theater) and WHO’S AFRIAD OF EDWARD ALBEE and ALL SOULS TRILOGY (Playwrights Arena). Dean’s regional credits include Brick in CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF, Freddy in NOISES OFF and Weston in FIFTH OF JULY.
Dean adapted and directed the gay-indie movie, NINE LIVES based on Michael Kearn’s play, COMPLICATIONS. His movie has been seen in over 40 film festivals worldwide. Film/TV: DAYS of OUR LIVES, SANTA BARBARA, THE FLESH AND THE DEVIL, A DIFFERENT WORLD, INSIDE OUT, LITTLE HEROES, LITTLE HEROES 2, OUT OF MIND, LETTER TO MY MOTHER, AURORA, JUNKIES, SECRET PLACES, CELLBLOCK SISTERS (No, it’s not a porn film), THE HILL GANG.