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Meet The Artist-Desiree Mee Jung

Meet Desiree Mee Jung, Antaeus Company Member and one of two actresses playing the roles of Mariana/1st Gentleman/Froth in our upcoming production of Measure for Measure. You may recognize her from our recent production of Diana of Dobson’s!

What is one food you cannot stand?
Anything that is very chewy.
What do you listen to on your commute?
Podcasts and audiobooks. Usually non-fiction.
What was the first play you ever did?
Man of La Mancha
Where was the coolest place you’ve visited?
Did you ever have a celebrity crush?
YES – Matt Damon
Are you a sports fan?
Are you usually early or late?
Always early.
What’s your dream role?
Henry V

At ANTAEUS: Measure for Measure, Diana of Dobson’s,  As You Like It, Henry IV Part I, Measure for Measure, and The Curse of Oedipus. Other theater: Vietgone (The Alley Theatre), Sense & Sensibility (South Coast Rep); Love’s Labour’s Lost, Edward III, and Cyrano de Bergerac (Colorado Shakespeare Festival); Hamlet (The 6th Act); Frankenstein (A Noise Within); The Hard Problem and Vietgone (LA Theatreworks); Gloria and The Intelligent Homosexual’s Guide (Curious Theatre Company); Colony Collapse (Boston Court Pasadena); Supper (Theatre of NOTE); Rose and the Rime (Sacred Fools); and 99 Histories (Artists at Play). She holds degrees in Theatre and Business from UNCo. DesireeMeeJung.com

Performances with Antaeus:

June 12 – August 10, 2014
2014_ Oedipus
March 5 – May 3, 2015
July 20 – September 10, 2017
2017_ As You Like It 2 Photo by Daniel G. Lam
April 11 – June 3, 2019
Diana of Dobson's - John Bobek & Abigail Marks PC_ Geoffrey Wade Photography
February 13 - April 6, 2020
Measure for Measure - Carolyn Ratteray, Lloyd Roberson II, & Bo Foxworth PC_ Jenny Graham

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