"...Kenney's Bernardo -- Maria's brother and co-conspirator in the ensuing "Romeo and Juliet" tragedy -- gripes with macho verve in response to the girls' liberating "America" anthem..."
Dennis Kenney is a Boston native and former competitive hockey player. Having to choose between sports and the arts, he made the decision to pursue his true passion... performing. A graduate of Carnegie Mellon's prestigious Drama Conservatory and proud recipient of The Adelyne Roth Levine Memorial Award in Acting, he has went on to a successful career in New York City. He was honored to step in the green shoes of the Grinch for the New York press tour as well as having a chance to perform the role on the Broadway & National Tour of Dr. Seuss's How the Grinch Stole Christmas. Other favorite credits include the Las Vegas Company of Mamma Mia! The 42nd Street Broadway Revival & Tour, and Mame at the Kennedy Center starring Christine Baranski and Harriet Harris. He has also worked in television being cast by CBS in the Networks Ethnic Diversity Comedy Showcase which has led to roles on Comedy Central, Young and The Restless, and performances on The Today show with Kathy Lee and Hoda among others.
"Dennis Kenney shows his acting chops by playing both a toughened mobster and a flamboyant transsexual." -BACKSTAGE.COM