Russ Gannon

Russ is excited to return to Concord Players.  A graduate of Emerson College, Russ spent many years in Boston radio, first as a traffic reporter for WBZ and later as a DJ on WXRV before leaving radio to concentrate on acting. Studying at the Michael Chekhov Actors Studio of Boston, Russ has appeared in several productions in the area over the years including these with Concord Players:  The Desk Set (Abe Cutler), Night Watch (John Wheeler), Mister Roberts (Wiley), and The Sound of Music (Franz).  Other recent productions include Cahoots (Al Shields) at Acme Theatre and Stage Kiss (Man) with the Nashoba PlayersRuss recently played the lawyer George for the Chinese television show The Wanderer and can also be heard as a narrator/translator on several episodes of Frontline (PBS).


Concord Player Productions
2018 Arcadia Capt. Brice
2015 The Desk Set Abe Cutler
2014 Night Watch John Wheeler
2013 The Sound of Music Franz
2012 Mr Roberts Wiley