Ellerslie Theatre logo
Auckland logo

Des Smith

image for Des Smith

Des first appeared on stage in 2003 and has had main roles in many productions. His first appearance at Ellerslie was in Picasso at the Lapin Agile back in 2005. Des has also directed plays including Travels With My Aunt (2012) at Ellerslie, The Weir (Winner Best Production ACTT 2007) and The History Boys (Winner Best Comedy ACTT 2010). He has appeared a number of times on Shortland Street as well as playing a drug dealer on Underbelly.

For Ellerslie TheatreFesten (2017)Helge
Travels With My Aunt (2012)director
The History Boys (2010)director
One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (2008)consultant
The Weir (2007)director
Not Now Darling (2006)Gilbert Bodley
Picasso At The Lapin Agile (2005)Albert Einstein