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Whitney Rydbeck has appeared in the Colony productions of The World of Ray Bradbury, Working, You Can't Take It With You, The Last Metro, Execution of Justice, the Bonus Production of A Moon For the Misbegotten the late-night production of Beyond The Fourth Wall, and directed the Bonus production of The Gin Game. He has appeared in two productions of Dandelion Wine. No, he was not in the celebrated Colony production of twenty years ago, but instead, the 1971 Cal-State Fullerton production (the West Coast premiere) in which he played "Grandpa."  He played Mr. Sanderson in The Colony's 2000 revival of that renowned Ray Bradbury play. 

He has played on many Los Angeles stages in such productions as Drood, How the Other Half Loves, Candida, The Orphan's Revenge, Sugar, and Clothespins and Dreams

In the early ‘80s, he was well known to young audiences in the KNBC children’s TV series Whitney and the Robot.  An accomplished mime, he has been a member of the L.A. Mime Company and the Richmond Shepard Mime Theatre.  

Television credits include "I Know My First Name is Steven," "Highway to Heaven," "Simon and Simon" and the Movie of the Week, Murder of Innocents, 3rd Rock From the Sun, Party of Five, and Grace Under Fire. 

He teaches theatre arts at Pasadena City College and shoots other actors - with his camera, that is. 
 
 
 

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