Who We Are
Mercurial Theatre formed in 2016 as an experimental, speculative theatre and film company based in Austin, TX.
Inspired by classic radio and films of noir and mystery, suspense and horror, and actors and directors of stage and screen alike, we set out to create unique, memorable experiences.
Creative Director, Co-Founder
Richard is an actor, writer, musician, and filmmaker. An active participant in the Austin film community for over a decade, Richard has produced and directed music videos and documentaries, and starred in numerous critically acclaimed theatre and film productions for local and national artists. Richard also contributes his time to the Austin Film Society and the Texas Film Commission.
Artistic Director, Co-Founder
Dan is a writer and artist from Cincinnati, OH with a degree in Visual Communications and Narrative. He has written numerous plays, scripts, comics, and a novel, and has created graphic work for productions, companies, and graphic novels. His focus is on crafting engaging stories that bear emotional weight and ideological complexity.