Dennis Bryan is a veteran performer who has appeared as a soloist in numerous concerts, clubs and performance venues throughout Southern California. He also has many international credits including appearances in Ireland, Scotland, London, New Zealand, Australia (at the Sydney Opera House), Beijing, China and most recently throughout Italy, where he was a featured soloist at the Vatican.
In addition, Dennis has many musical theater credits. He was a soloist in a concert version of Jesus Christ Superstar starring Dishwalla’s J.R. Richards and portrayed Jesus in two prior versions. He has appeared in the musicals Sweeney Todd, Tommy, Working, a Harold Arlen review called Sweet and Hot, Cabaret and A Funny Thing Happened On the Way to the Forum. In reference to Dennis’ s portrayal of Pirelli in Sweeney Todd, the Orange County register called him “a garish dandy with a gorgeous Italian tenor!”
Dennis is a singer, songwriter, pianist and voice teacher. He is currently assistant musical director at Harmony Center for Spiritual Living in Whittier. He performed and composed music for Bard in the Yard, a Long Beach based Shakespeare company and wrote the song, Land Of Our Own, which was used in a PSA for a community-based project to beautify the Long Beach Airport. This year Dennis will portray the Celebrant in Leonard Bernstein’s Mass and perform a composer’s concert of his own material. He is busy working on the follow up to his inspirational CD, Look Within and continues to spread his musical message of love and positive thought. You can visit him at www.dennisbryan.com, and follow him on Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, and LinkedIn. His music and some of his live performances are available on iTunes, YouTube, CDBaby, and many other online music sites.