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Classically trained, Donald has played roles from the
Duchess in 'Alice in Wonderland' to Clarence Darrow.
During his study of theater performance and design at
Southern Methodist University - Meadows School of Fine
Arts, he was cast in several supporting and leading roles in
a number of stage productions, including ‘A Man’s Man’ by
Bertolt Brecht and ‘The Royal Hunt of The Sun’ by Peter
Pitts first became interested in acting during his freshman
year at Brian Adams High School in Dallas, TX and
continued his study on full scholarship at SMU. His studies
have included classical acting, stage and screen combat
techniques, set and costume design, pantomime, modern
dance, musical theater and improvisation. Since retiring
from the practice of law, Donald has turned his focus, once
again, to performance in the film, television, advertising
commercial, radio, music video, and voice-over genres.
More recently, Donald has worked on numerous short and
festival film productions, including John Charles in the
feature film 'Pineapple Pear'; Virgil in 'The Secret’s We
Keep'; Antonio in'Misfit’s Prick'; Grandpa Art in 'Sunsprite';
and The Agent in the comedy pilot 'The Runners', which he
also produced and served as Production Designer. All who
have worked with Don will attest to his dedication to the
acting craft; his ability to breathe life into a character; and
the creative “added value” he brings to any project. He is a
people person and a gifted actor.
Donald Pitts lives in Topanga, California, and when not
working, enjoys jamming and writing music with friends,
cooking, painting and helping with animal rescue projects.