• Chair of Dramatic Arts Program
  • Fellow in Catholic Studies
School of Arts & Sciences

About Me

Daniel serves as chair of dramatic arts at the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND, where he lives with his wife and five children. In 2018 he founded Canticle Productions to create film and theater that celebrates the history, land, and culture of North Dakota. ND feature films include A Heart like Water (Winter 2021), Sanctified (Spring 2022), End of the Rope (Fall 2022). Original theater includes Voices of Dakota Prairie (2021) and Voices of the Badlands (2022).

Why I’m At Mary

UMary is a wonderful community in which to explore Catholic artistry with faculty and students.


Theater and Film Production


MFA Columbia University School of Arts, 2012

Featured Content

Professional Film and TV Production company: www.canticle-productions.com

Actor Website: www.danielbielinski.com