About Demetri

Demetri is an actor, singer, writer and composer based in NY.

Selected theatre credits: Measure for Measure, The Winter’s Tale, The Caucasian Chalk Circle (NYIT-nominated, Best Production), and The Taming of the Shrew (Hipgnosis Theatre Co); Barefoot in the Park (Two River Theatre); King Lear, The Taming of the Shrew, A Midsummer Night’s Dream and The Merry Wives of Windsor (Hudson Warehouse); Secrets (Marvell Rep); The Island (Pig Iron Theatre Co.); the musicals Burt Dow, Deep Water Man (Opera House Arts) and Opa! (Queens Theatre and The Directors Company); and the operas Dinner and Delusion (Cell Theatre) and Sogno di Una Notte di Mezza Estate (Orvieto, Italy).

Film appearances include Esther (winner, Athens, OH, International Film Festival) and The Shuffle.

Demetri studied mathematics and theater at Swarthmore College and Villanova University, piano and music theory and harmony at Athens Conservatory, Commedia dell’Arte with Antonio Fava, neutral mask, clown and bouffon with Sarah Sanford and Giovanni Fusetti, and classical voice with Julian Rodescu. He speaks English and Greek fluently, intermediate French and Italian, and Ancient Greek.

Demetri is an avid runner. He used to run fast; now he runs far.


May 2019

I’ve been horribly guilty of not updating this space. A lot has happened since the last post, and I won’t try to cover everything now. But here’s the latest… Eclipses Group Theater NY’s Hercules: In Search of a Hero, conceived and directed by Ioanna Katsarou, and translated, co-produced and co-starring yours truly, performed at Abrons Arts […]

Summer 2013

It’s been a busy summer: In June, I shot an episode of The Haunting Of. Air date TBD.

Esther Wins

The film Esther, in which I play a nice supporting role,