Bruce is a native of Chelsea, New York. Since graduating the original High School of Performing Arts and Carnegie Mellon with a BFA in Acting, he has been an actor, director, writer and teacher. Some favorite roles include: the very evil Proteus on All My Children, for two seasons and Office Gus Garcia on Law & Order SVU and Wally in A Movie Star... with Signature Theater Company. As a writer Bruce received grants from The Jerome Foundation and The NEA as a member of Primary Stages New American Writers Group. His play, Rhythm I Was Sayin’, was a finalist for the O’Neill festival. Recently, the short film he wrote, produced, directed and starred in (whew…), Wally and the Chosen Few, won Best ensemble Cast at the NYC Downtown Short film Festival. Bruce has been teaching with NYU for the past five years.
Carnegie Mellon BFA, Acting Hunter College, MA, Theater HS Performing Arts NYC