About Philippe Bowgen
A dual citizen of the US and the United Kingdom, Philippe Bowgen holds an M.F.A. in Acting from Brown/Trinity Rep as well as a PG.Dip. in Classical Acting from the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art. In 2015 Philippe was a part of Paper Mill Playhouse's production of Christopher Durang's Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike and David Ives's The Liar at Westport Country Playhouse. He was recently a part of the off-Broadway cast of Changeling at Red Bull Theatre and Pericles at Two River Theater.
2014 was a landmark year for Philippe in theatre. It began with an acclaimed run as the title role of Luis Alfaro's Oedipus el Rey at Dallas Theater Center. He was also seen in the McCarter Theatre production of Antony and Cleopatra (directed by Emily Mann) and in the world premiere of Branden Jacobs-Jenkin's War (directed by Lileana Blain-Cruz) at Yale Repertory Theatre.
Selected credits include the 50th anniversary repertory productions of Macbeth and La Dispute at Hartford Stage directed by Darko Tresnjak, Kingdom of Earth at Triad Stage, Robert Fall’s award-winning production of King Lear at the Shakespeare Theater of DC starring Stacy Keach, Caviar on Credit at the Guthrie in Minneapolis, and performances at several other stages including Trinity Repertory Company, NYTW, the Atlantic, 59E59, Commonwealth Shakespeare, & Synetic Theater DC. He makes his feature debut in Hamlet: Son of A Kingpin in the spring of 2014 and holds a Scotsman Fringe Frist Award for Bang, Bang…You’re Dead! at the Edinburgh Fringe.
Philippe recently shot a supporting role opposite Madeline Brewer in the new feature film Hedgehog from writer/director Lindsey Copeland.