Scaredy Cats

Derek Long is an award-winning, bi-coastal actor, producer, and director based in Asheville, NC, who enjoys practicing his art in whatever corner of the globe it takes him. His work can be seen online, on DVD, VOD, cable, and in-person on the stage. Enjoy and come back often for the latest news on Derek Long and his upcoming attractions.



CHARACTER: Pat Gleason

THEATER: Fremont Centre Theatre (Pasadena, CA)

PLAYWRIGHT: Cheryl Bascom

YEAR: 2008

Part farce and part romantic comedy, “Scaredycats” is a razor-sharp satire of contemporary suburban life and attitudes.

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from Review Plays review:

"The characters could not have been drawn better, from the sexy Christine Pudney (Julian Berlin) who is having an affair with Officer Bryce Melton, definitely not one of LA’s sharpest (Bradley Snedeker), to the mysterious looking Patrick Gleason (Derek Long)..."



Derek Long
Derek Long

A great actor is generous. They're in tune with themselves physically and emotionally. They come to terms with nerves, and work with it. They are present on stage, and they give themselves completely to the other actors, who are able to give back to them. There is give and take. The story is told, and there is total connection with the audience.

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