Darrick Penny (Frederick Ownes)
holds an MFA in Acting from Florida Atlantic University and a BFA in Music Theatre from Elon University. He is from both Morganton, N.C. and Albuquerque, N.M. This is his first production with Red Mountain Theatre Company, and he is super excited to be a part of this bucket list production. He has performed numerous roles all over the country including: Coalhouse Walker Jr. (Ragtime – Valdosta, GA), Sweeney Todd (Sweeney Todd – Boca Raton, FL), Sir Robin (Spamalot – Delray Beach, FL), Moises Kaufman/Russell Henderson (The Laramie Project: 10 Years Later – Albuquerque, N.M.), Reverend Hightower/Mrs. Taylor (Batboy – Abingdon, VA), Jim Understudy/Ensemble (Big River – Sturbridge, MA), Cal (The Little Foxes – Fort Myers, FL), and Aide Williams (One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest – St. Petersburg, FL) to name a few. He also really enjoys directing and helping fellow actors grow and succeed. He has a beautiful wife – Joanna Penny – who he loves very much, and a four-year-old Cockapoo named Lincoln back home in NYC. Much love to his friends and family for their constant love and support. ENJOY THE SHOW!