David Woods is an acclaimed actor, director and playwright who immigrated to Australia from the UK in 2004.
Most recently, he played Ian in the Malthouse Theatre production of Blasted, for which he received glowing reviews.
In 2016, David appeared on screen as Dale in The Wrong Girl (Network Ten) and on stage in A Flea In Her Ear for STC, directed by Simon Phillips.
Previous screen work includes Pacific Heat (Comedy Channel), The Secret River (ABC), Laid (ABC) and +the film Holding The Man.
David’s theatre credits include Pygmalion, for STC; Exit the King, for Belvoir; His Girl Friday, for MTC; A Social Service, for Malthouse; and The Chat, for La Boite. He co-created and appeared in the award-winning production Ganesh Versus The Third Reich for Back To Back Theatre.
Not content to simply be a part of leading theatre company productions, David is the co-artistic director of Ridiculusmus, a multi-award winning theatre company that has been producing seriously funny theatre for over 20 years. Productions include Give Me Your Love, The Eradication Of Schizophrenia in Western Lapland, Yes Yes Yes and a two-hander adaptation of The Importance Of Being Earnest.