D. Ward Ensign, a school counselor in Toledo Public Schools, is excited to be part of the artistic directing team for Big Fish. He has been a part of numerous theatrical and musical productions, both on and off stage since being in his first musical, Godspell in 1988. He was most recently seen as Gomez Addams in 3B Productions' The Addams Family Musical in Oct. 2015. He has also portrayed Sir Robin in Monty Python's Spamalot and the Bishop in Les Miserables with 3B Productions. Last summer, he played one of the three little pigs and a Forever knight in Shrek with PMT.
Ensign studied music while earning a bachelors in art education at Bowling Green State University in the early 90's. While there, he sang with BGSU Men's Chorus and Collegiate Chorale as well as performed in Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (Benjamin), South Pacific (Henry) and The Student Prince (student). In the late 90's he also performed several roles with Today Productions in Toledo: Bye Bye Birdie (Albert), Rags (Avram) and The Sound of Music (Max Detweiler).
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