David Kwiat is the recipient of two Carbonell Awards; “Best Actor” for his performance in QED and “Best Supporting Actor” for his work in Dirty Blonde, both at GableStage. He has also received the New Times Best Actor and Best Supporting Actor awards and the Carbonell “Bill Hindman Award” for long-term career achievement in the South Florida Arts Community. David has been a professor in the Theater Division at the New World School of the Arts since 1989 and is the recipient of an Endowed Teaching Chair. David came to NWSA with an extensive background in the professional theater. He has performed at the Guthrie Theater, Arizona Theater Company, Asolo State Theatre of Florida, Actors Theatre of St. Paul, GableStage, Zoetic Stage, Actors’ Playhouse, New Theatre, New Classic Theatre and the Minnesota Festival Theatre. He authored John Barrymore: Confessions of an Actor which he has performed at the Edinburgh International Theater Festival, The King’s Head Theatre in London and throughout the United States.