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.
On June 1, Dennis portrayed the Celebrant in Leonard Bernstein’s MASS at the Santa Ana Ebell Theater with full choir and orchestra. Dennis continues to spread his musical message of love and positive thought and maintains a busy performing schedule at various New Thought churches in the Southern California area.
On June 23, Dennis released his new CD, Simply Stated, which will include a recording of his new song, Waiting for What’s Mine. Thanks to the support of his fans, Waiting for What’s Mine will also be featured on a compilation CD of “the Best SoCal Indie Artists” issued by Artisans Label Studios for their 5th anniversary.
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.