Actor, singer and musician Ian Fairlee recently appeared in the Off-Broadway production of THE BOYS FROM SYRACUSE (Musicals Tonight) as Dromio of Ephesus, performing alongside his twin brother Matthew in their first professional show together. Previously, Ian appeared Off-Broadway in THE UNDERCLASSMAN (Prospect Theatre Company) and FOOLERIE (NYMF). He is a proud member of AEA. Ian can also be heard singing background vocals on the acclaimed 2019 concept album for Ryan Scott Oliver’s newest musical THREE POINTS OF CONTACT.
Ian earned rave reviews and was named Best Featured Actor in a Musical by BroadwayWorld.com Raleigh for playing Jerry Lee Lewis in MILLION DOLLAR QUARTET at Theatre Raleigh and Cape Fear Regional Theatre. He also played Lewis in MDQ at New Stage Theatre in Jackson MS. Prior to that, he was featured performer at The Millbrook Playhouse, Hersheypark and Universal Studios Hollywood.
An accomplished pianist, Ian often works as an accompanist, and his original songs have been performed at New World Stages, Urban Stages and 54 Below.
Ian is a native Californian living his dream in New York City and a proud alumnus of the BFA Musical Theatre program at Pace University School of Performing Arts.
Banner Photo: Ian as Johnny in AMERICAN IDIOT (Pace University 2015)
Headshot: Michael Kushner Photography