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John Christopher Jones

 
Bio:
John Christopher Jones made his Broadway debut (1977) in Simon Gray’s Otherwise Engaged directed by Harold Pinter. Also on B’way, Hurlyburly, The Rise And Fall of Little Voice, A Month In The Country, The Suicide, London Assurance, Democracy, The Goodbye Girl, Tom Sawyer, Absurd Person Singular, ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
John Christopher Jones made his Broadway debut (1977) in Simon Gray’s Otherwise Engaged directed by Harold Pinter. Also on B’way, Hurlyburly, The Rise And Fall of Little Voice, A Month In The Country, The Suicide, London Assurance, Democracy, The Goodbye Girl, Tom Sawyer, Absurd Person Singular, ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
NYTW Off-Broadway Production, 2023
Ferapont
  [Off-Broadway]
Theatre for a New Audience Production, 2013
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
Theatre For A New Audience Production, 2011
Porter/Servant
  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Gravedigger
  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Pyotr Nikolayevich Sorin
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2006
Mazzini Dunn
  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Lavatch
  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Revival, 2005
Ronald (Understudy)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2004
Hans-Dietrich Genscher
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Belvawney
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Sganarelle
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Lemuel Dobbins
  [Off-Broadway]
1999
for Mr. McKinney [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
1997
Mark Meddle
  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Rev Baines
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Sagot
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1995
Afanasy Ivanovich Bolshintsov
  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Ippolite Ipopolitovitch Popolitipov
  [Broadway]
1994
Phone Man
Mr. Boo
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1994
Cogsworth [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Alan
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1993
Performer
Mark
Ricky Simpson
  [Broadway]
1990
Maitre Jacques
  [Off-Broadway]
1990
Walker
  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Wille Driver
  [Off-Broadway]
1987
Wyatt/T.V.
  [Broadway]
1985
Willie Oban
  [Broadway]
1984
Eddie (Alternate) [Replacement]
Eddie [Replacement]
Eddie (Standby)
Mickey (Standby)
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Yegor Timofeevich
  [Broadway]
1977
Dave
  [Off-Broadway]
1975
Antipholus of Ephesus
  [Broadway]
1975
Michael George
  [Off-Broadway]
1973
Troilus

Productions

 
[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Translator
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Translation

Photos

Laila Robins, Phillip Bosco,  Swoosie Kurtz, Gareth Saxe, Lily Rabe, Jenny Sterlin, B Photo

Laila Robins, Phillip Bosco, Swoosie Kurtz, Gareth Saxe, Lily Rabe, Jenny Sterlin, Bill Camp & John Christopher Jones attending the press Meet and Greet with the cast of The Roundabout Theatre Company production of HEARTBREAK HOUSE in New York City. Augu

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Date:
12/09/2018
Emily Neufer, F. Murray Abraham, George Abud and John Christopher Jones Photo

Emily Neufer, F. Murray Abraham, George Abud and John Christopher Jones

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Date:
07/05/2016
John Christopher Jones and George Abud Photo

John Christopher Jones and George Abud

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Date:
07/05/2016
John Christopher Jones, John Keating, Denis Butkus, and Liam Forde. Photo by Gerry Go Photo

John Christopher Jones, John Keating, Denis Butkus, and Liam Forde. Photo by Gerry Goodstein.

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Date:
02/28/2013
John Keating as Verges, and John Christopher Jones as Dogberry. Photo by Henry Grossm Photo

John Keating as Verges, and John Christopher Jones as Dogberry. Photo by Henry Grossman.

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Date:
02/28/2013

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
NYTW Off-Broadway Production, 2023
Ferapont

  [Off-Broadway]
Theatre for a New Audience Production, 2013
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
Theatre For A New Audience Production, 2011
Porter/Servant

  [Off-Broadway]
2009
Gravedigger

  [Off-Broadway]
2008
Pyotr Nikolayevich Sorin

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2006
Mazzini Dunn

  [Off-Broadway]
2006
Lavatch

  [Broadway]
Manhattan Theatre Club Revival, 2005
Ronald (Understudy)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2004
Hans-Dietrich Genscher

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Belvawney

  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Sganarelle

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2001
Lemuel Dobbins

  [Off-Broadway]
1999
for Mr. McKinney [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
1997
Mark Meddle

  [Off-Broadway]
1996
Rev Baines

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Sagot

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 1995
Afanasy Ivanovich Bolshintsov

  [Off-Broadway]
1994
Ippolite Ipopolitovitch Popolitipov

  [Broadway]
1994
Phone Man

Mr. Boo

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1994
Cogsworth [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Alan

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1993
Performer

Mark

Ricky Simpson

  [Broadway]
1990
Maitre Jacques

  [Off-Broadway]
1990
Walker

  [Off-Broadway]
1989
Wille Driver

  [Off-Broadway]
1987
Wyatt/T.V.

  [Broadway]
1985
Willie Oban

  [Broadway]
1984
Eddie (Alternate) [Replacement]

Eddie [Replacement]

Eddie (Standby)

Mickey (Standby)

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1980
Yegor Timofeevich

  [Broadway]
1977
Dave

  [Off-Broadway]
1975
Antipholus of Ephesus

  [Broadway]
1975
Michael George

  [Off-Broadway]
1973
Troilus

Productions

[Off-Broadway, 2015]
Translator

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Translation

John Christopher Jones Biography

John Christopher Jones made his Broadway debut (1977) in Simon Gray’s Otherwise Engaged directed by Harold Pinter. Also on B’way, Hurlyburly, The Rise And Fall of Little Voice, A Month In The Country, The Suicide, London Assurance, Democracy, The Goodbye Girl, Tom Sawyer, Absurd Person Singular, Heartbreak House, and Jose Quintero’s great revival of The Iceman Cometh starring Jason Robards. Other New York highlights include Nathan the Wise, Quartermaine’s Terms, Aristocrats, Prin, The Day Room, Picasso At The Lapin Agile, Fuddy Meers, Sight Unseen, Golden Child, Don Juan, Engaged, The Forest, and The Seagull. A founding member of Shakespeare & Company, Mr Jones has performed Troilus, Antipholus of Ephesus, Hal, Proteus, Mercutio, MacBeth, Cloten, Lavatch, Gravedigger, Grumio, Elbow, and Porter. In television he was a regular on three short-lived series; and films include Moonstruck, Awakenings, Desperate Hours, The Hurricane, The Village, Alexander Hamilton, and Substance of Fire. Mr. Jones is an Associate Director of the Depot Theatre in upstate New York. He has adapted for the stage Shaw’s novel, An Unsocial Socialist. He translated The Cherry Orchard for a production at the Classic Stage Company.




John Christopher Jones News

VIDEO: Steve Buscemi Talks the Postponement of THREE SISTERS off-Broadway Photo VIDEO: Steve Buscemi Talks the Postponement of THREE SISTERS off-Broadway
by Kaitlin Milligan - Jun 11, 2020

Steve Buscemi was a guest on Thursday's episode of Live with Kelly and Ryan, where he talked about being apart of the off-Broadway adaptation of 'Three Sisters,' which has been postponed until next year.

Breaking: Steve Buscemi, Chris Messina & More Join Greta Gerwig and Oscar Isaac in NY Photo Breaking: Steve Buscemi, Chris Messina & More Join Greta Gerwig and Oscar Isaac in NYTW's THREE SISTERS
by Stephi Wild - Feb 24, 2020

Complete casting, creatives, and more have been announced for New York Theatre Workshop's adaptation of Three Sisters by Anton Chekhov, for the previously announced production helmed by Sam Gold.

Photo Flashback: BroadwayWorld Remembers Tony Award-Winning Actor Philip Bosco Photo Photo Flashback: BroadwayWorld Remembers Tony Award-Winning Actor Philip Bosco
by Walter McBride - Dec 9, 2018

On December 3, Tony winner Philip Bosco passed away from complications of dementia. He was 88 years old.

The Drama Desk Presents Panel Discussion Focused On Opportunities For Disabled Theate Photo The Drama Desk Presents Panel Discussion Focused On Opportunities For Disabled Theater Artists
by Stephi Wild - Nov 9, 2018

The Drama Desk will host a panel titled 'Expanding the Discourse: Is the Landscape of Theater Changing for Artists with Disabilities?' on Monday, November 12, 2018, from 6:30 to 8:00 p.m. at the Ripley-Grier Studios, 520 Eighth Avenue, Studio 17E, in New York City.

BWW Exclusive: Patrick Page Shares His Personal Struggle with Depression; Reflects on Photo BWW Exclusive: Patrick Page Shares His Personal Struggle with Depression; Reflects on Deaths of Kate Spade & Anthony Bourdain
by Nicole Rosky - Jun 8, 2018

The suicides of Kate Spade and Anthony Bourdain have left many people baffled. How could two people who seemed to have it all, who showed no external signs of despair, who brought so much joy to others, take their own lives?

B.H. Barry's THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF MR. MOLE to Play Sheen Center Starting Tonight Photo B.H. Barry's THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF MR. MOLE to Play Sheen Center Starting Tonight
by BroadwayWorld JR - Dec 28, 2017

A perfect show for the whole family, The Enlightenment of Mr. Mole, an adaptation of The Wind in the Willows, written and directed by Tony-award winner B.H. Barry, beginning December 28 and running through December 31, 2017 will play in the Black Box Theater at The Sheen Center (18 Bleecker Street, NYC 10012).

B.H. Barry's THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF MR. MOLE to Play Sheen Center This Month Photo B.H. Barry's THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF MR. MOLE to Play Sheen Center This Month
by BroadwayWorld JR - Dec 12, 2017

A perfect show for the whole family, The Enlightenment of Mr. Mole, an adaptation of The Wind in the Willows, written and directed by Tony-award winner B.H. Barry, beginning December 28 and running through December 31, 2017 will play in the Black Box Theater at The Sheen Center (18 Bleecker Street, NYC 10012).

THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF MR. MOLE to Premiere at The Schoolhouse Theater Photo THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF MR. MOLE to Premiere at The Schoolhouse Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 9, 2017

The Schoolhouse Theater will present the premiere of The Enlightenment of Mr. Mole, an adaptation of The Wind and the Willows, written and directed by Tony-award winner B.H. Barry, beginning November 9 and running through November 26, 2017.

Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF MR. MOLE at The Schoolhouse Th Photo Photo Flash: Inside Rehearsal for THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF MR. MOLE at The Schoolhouse Theater
by BWW News Desk - Nov 7, 2017

The Schoolhouse Theater will present the premiere of The Enlightenment of Mr. Mole, an adaptation of The Wind and the Willows, written and directed by Tony-award winner B.H. Barry, beginning November 9 and running through November 26, 2017. BroadwayWorld has a sneak peek at Barry and the company in rehearsal below!

THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF MR. MOLE to Premiere at The Schoolhouse Theater Photo THE ENLIGHTENMENT OF MR. MOLE to Premiere at The Schoolhouse Theater
by BroadwayWorld JR - Oct 30, 2017

The Schoolhouse Theater will present the premiere of The Enlightenment of Mr. Mole, an adaptation of The Wind and the Willows, written and directed by Tony-award winner B.H. Barry, beginning November 9 and running through November 26, 2017.


John Christopher Jones Frequently Asked Questions

What is John Christopher Jones next theatre project?
John Christopher Jones's next show will be Three Sisters which opens on 12/31/2023 on Off-Broadway.

How many Broadway shows has John Christopher Jones been in?
John Christopher Jones has appeared on Broadway in 15 shows.

How many West End shows has John Christopher Jones been in?
John Christopher Jones has not appeared in the West End