Avery is a Brooklyn based actor, musician and improviser born and raised in Boston. In NYC you can frequently find him behind the keys for the PIT NYC. In Boston, Avery acted with Actors Shakespeare Project, Central Square Theater, Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, Greater Boston Stage Company, Charlestown Working Theatre, and other wonderful companies large and small. He also played piano for many mainstage and indie shows at ImprovBoston before moving to NYC. Avery released his debut piano EP Hammers & Felt in July 2022, which you can listen to on Spotify, Apple Music, YouTube, and all over the internet. You can also hear Avery as German Chancellor Hans Thüring in the popular musical radio drama NEWTS! produced by PRX, available everywhere you download your podcasts. See www.averynelson.net for updates, videos, photos, and links, and follow him on IG (@averynelsonbargar) and Twitter (@averynelsonb).