Jason B. Schmidt is a NYC based actor, Bea Arthur aficionado, voice over talent and half of the musical comedy sensation The Parodivas! In addition to his extensive Off-Broadway, Off-Off and Regional credits, Jason B. has also traveled the US starring in numerous productions.
On August 26th, Spin Cycle NYC will bring back Jason’s acclaimed, sold out show, Beatrice Arthur: Astral Dame to the historic Laurie Beechman Theatre. TICKETS ON SALE!
Previously Jason B. starred in Dog Opera by Constance Congdon which he also co-produced at The Little Times Square theatre opposite his performing and producing partner Darlene Rae Heller. He is proud to have been one of the dynamic ensemble cast of Momentum Rep’s It’s Only Life, the theatrical revue of John Bucchino’s best musical numbers, featuring Mr. Bucchino at the piano. Other favorite credits include the German transvestite assassin Friedrich in Hit Girls: An Ass Kicking Musical in Heels as well as Dorothea in the Golden Girls Parody, Thank You For Being a Friend: The Musical at The Kraine Theater. He also flaunted his “perfect comic timing” Off-Broadway in The Gayest Christmas Pageant Ever!
Jason’s voice over talents can be heard in The Red Dead Redemption by Rockstar Games. His comedy music duo The Parodivas have headlined Off-Broadway, in comedy clubs and all over NYC including The Triad, 54 Below, Gotham, The Chain and more! http://www.parodivas.com.
Jason B. has a BFA in Acting from Adelphi University.