Mark Salvestro is a Melbourne-based actor, singer, writer, and cofounder of independent theatre company Second Breakfast.
Hailing from the Snowy Mountains in NSW, he began his creative career at Cooma Little Theatre while completing a 12-month journalism cadetship at The Monaro Post newspaper.
Mark’s most recent accomplishment is his one-man show, Buried at Sea, which has played as part of Brisbane’s Anywhere Festival, Melbourne Fringe Festival, and now Adelaide Fringe.
He has trained extensively as a performer in Sydney and Melbourne, and in 2014, graduated from the Full-Time Program at the Howard Fine Acting Studio Australia.
Recent theatre credits include Couch Potato and Fairy Tale News, WIT Inc.; Private Moments: A Double Bill, Anywhere Festival; The Popular Mechanicals and Stephen Sondheim’s Follies.
Mark has been a provocateur at Malthouse Theatre, an intern at Red Stitch Actors Theatre, and is a contributor for online arts journal, Maggie Journal.