David M. Long is an Associate Professor of Theatre and serves as the Artistic Director of the award winning Mary Moody Northen Theatre on the campus of St. Edward's University. Long earned his MFA from the Professional Actor Training Program at the University of Washington.

David M. Long (AEA, SAG/AFTRA) is an actor, director and educator who has worked professionally throughout the U.S. and in Japan and serves as Artistic Director of the Mary Moody Northen Theater and Associate Professor of Theater Arts at St. Edward’s University. Directing credits include the regional premiere of Love and Information, Tartuffe, Museum, Under Construction, The Further Adventures of Hedda Gabler, The Imaginary Invalid, On The Verge, bobrauschenbergamerica, Cloud 9, Full Circle, Macbeth, and Antigone. At MMNT he has appeared as Neville Craven in The Secret Garden, John Proctor in The Crucible, Stone in City of Angels, Cyrano in Cyrano de Bergerac, and Leo Frank in Parade.

Academic Appointments

Artistic Director, Mary Moody Northen Theater, 2008-Present

Associate Professor, 2005-Present

Year Started



MFA in Acting from the University of Washington, Professional Actor Training Program (PATP), 1998

BA in Theatre (Acting) from California State University, Fullerton, 1991