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 The Danube by Maria Irene Fornes. 2017.  Christian Baskous (AEA / SAG -AFTRA, sometimes credited as Chris Baskous) has performed in Motion Pictures (Glory, Brighton Beach Memoirs), on TV (Legwork, Swift Justice, Law and Order) and in plays on Broadway and off Broadway, at the Kennedy Center, Circle in the Square, The New York Shakespeare Festival, La Jolla Playhouse, Hartford Stage, ART, Yale Rep and other places, and the NY Shakespeare Festival’s Shakespeare on Broadway Series at the Belasco Theatre. He’s performed off-off Broadway in plays by avant garde luminaries  Jeff Weiss, Mac Wellman, Ron Tavel and others…


RIP Maestra. Our 2018 Actors Studio Production of Irene Fornes’ “The Danube”, directed by Estelle Parsons, played at National Theatre Institute in New London, CT and at Trinity Rep/Brown University in Providence RI,

at The Public Theater, (425 Lafayette St, New York, NY 10003) as part of the Irene Fornes Marathon …

…at he Maria Irene Fornes Latinx Symposium at Princeton University as well as at The Actors Studio in NYC.

Credits, resume

Christian Baskous performs award-winning Audiobooks. They include titles by Jim Harrison, Devin Murphy, Richard Ford, Charles Bukowski,  Ben Fountain, Mitch Albom, James Rollins and others. Richard Ford’s “Between Them”, recorded for Harper Audio, was recognized by AudioFile Magazine as one of their  “Best Audiobooks of 2017”.

Coming soon: Mark Barr’s WATERSHED, a fine novel about TVA dam construction in Tennessee in the ’30s…

..and A WILD EDEN by Scott Sharpe, Southern Noir in the Carolina Midlands. Both from Hub City by way of Blackstone Audio.

“Farmer” by Jim Harrison is out, from Blackstone.

“Tiny Americans” by Devin Murphy is out now,

as is Bill Pennington’s Yankees Baseball account “Chumps to Champs”.

Other now-avaiable audiobook titles include James Rollins’ latest Sigma thriller “The Crucible,” (from Harper Audio), three books by the Canadian author Richard Wagamese: “One Story, One Song” , “One Native Life”, and “Embers” from Blackstone. A new novel by Brian Hart titled “Trouble No Man”  is out now from Harper Audio.

Christian Baskous studied at PCPA, Juilliard (Group 12), and The Actors Studio.