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Juan Castano

 
Bio:
Theatre: A Parallelogram (Second Stage Theater), Transfers (NYSAF), The Sibling's Play (Cherry Lane Theatre), Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train (Atlantic Theater Company), La Nina Que Moria a Cada Rato (NYC Spanish Rep), Tigers Be Still (The Drilling Co.), Minotaur (Drama League DirectorFest). TV: "The OA" ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Theatre: A Parallelogram (Second Stage Theater), Transfers (NYSAF), The Sibling's Play (Cherry Lane Theatre), Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train (Atlantic Theater Company), La Nina Que Moria a Cada Rato (NYC Spanish Rep), Tigers Be Still (The Drilling Co.), Minotaur (Drama League DirectorFest). TV: "The OA" ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Off-Broadway]
MCC World Premiere Production, 2018
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at The Public Theater, 2017
Oedipus
Coro
  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2017
JJ

 

Stage

Performances
  [Off-Broadway]
MCC World Premiere Production, 2018
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
New York Premiere at The Public Theater, 2017
Oedipus

Coro

  [Off-Broadway]
Second Stage Theatre Production, 2017
JJ

Juan Castano Biography

Theatre: A Parallelogram (Second Stage Theater), Transfers (NYSAF), The Sibling's Play (Cherry Lane Theatre), Jesus Hopped the 'A' Train (Atlantic Theater Company), La Nina Que Moria a Cada Rato (NYC Spanish Rep), Tigers Be Still (The Drilling Co.), Minotaur (Drama League DirectorFest). TV: "The OA" (Netflix), "Shades of Blue" (NBC), "Elementary" (CBS), "Law & Order: SVU" (NBC), "Blue Bloods" (CBS), "Unforgettable" (NBC). Film: Wilde Wedding, Blue Angel, Lost Cat Corona and My First Miracle.

Juan Castano Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 2018 - Sam Norkin Award Gold Star
Juan Castano
 
Drama League Awards - 2018 - Distinguished Performance Award
Juan Castano, Oedipus El Rey

Juan Castano News

Gavin Creel and Aaron Tveit Will Reunite For MCC Theater's MISCAST21 Photo Gavin Creel and Aaron Tveit Will Reunite For MCC Theater's MISCAST21
by Stephi Wild - May 6, 2021

Tony Award winner Gavin Creel and Tony Award nominee Aaron Tveit will reunite for a brand-new duet for Miscast21, premiering on Sunday, May 16, 2021 at 8pm ET on MCC's YouTube Channel.

BWW Review: Lupita Nyong'o and Juan Castano Are Bilingual Lovers in The Public's Radi Photo BWW Review: Lupita Nyong'o and Juan Castano Are Bilingual Lovers in The Public's Radio Drama ROMEO Y JULIETA
by Michael Dale - Mar 28, 2021

The visuals may be left to the listener's imagination in The Public Theater's new audio play, but what lands on the ear takes Joseph Papp's revolutionary concept a bit further.

VIDEO: Lupita Nyong'o Practiced Kissing Over Zoom for Virtual ROMEO Y JULIETA Product Photo VIDEO: Lupita Nyong'o Practiced Kissing Over Zoom for Virtual ROMEO Y JULIETA Production
by Stage Tube - Mar 17, 2021

Lupita Nyong'o, who stars in a new radio play adaptation of 'Romeo Y Julieta,' tells Stephen how she and her co-star pulled off convincing kissing scenes despite never being in the same room.

The Public Theater's ROMEO Y JULIETA Starring Lupita Nyong'o, Juan Castano and More A Photo The Public Theater's ROMEO Y JULIETA Starring Lupita Nyong'o, Juan Castano and More Announces Premiere Date
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 9, 2021

The Public Theater and WNYC Studios will debut the bilingual audio adaptation of Romeo y Julieta on Thursday, March 18. Featuring Lupita Nyong’o and Juan Castano as the star-crossed lovers, this world premiere production has been adapted by Saheem Ali and Ricardo Pérez González, based on the Spanish translation by Alfredo Michel Modenessi.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, February 25- with Brian Stokes Mitchell, Alex Bright Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, February 25- with Brian Stokes Mitchell, Alex Brightman and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Feb 25, 2021

Today (February 25) in live streaming: its Game Night on Stars in the House, Brian Stokes Mitchell on Backstage Live, and more!

Netflix Announces New Animated Musical Feature SULWE Photo Netflix Announces New Animated Musical Feature SULWE
by Sarah Jae Leiber - Feb 18, 2021

Sulwe has skin the color of midnight. She is darker than everyone she knows. All she wants is to be beautiful and bright. One night, Sulwe is visited by a shooting star sent by the Night, and embarks on a magical journey where she learns the eye-opening story of the sisters Night and Day.

MCC Theater Announces THE THINGS ARE AGAINST US Starring  Juan Castano, Emily Davis,  Photo MCC Theater Announces THE THINGS ARE AGAINST US Starring Juan Castano, Emily Davis, Susannah Flood and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 16, 2021

MCC Theater announced today The Things Are Against Us will be the next LiveLab in their one-act digital reading series. The Things Are Against Us will stream on MCC’s YouTube Channel on Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 6:30PM EST and tickets will include access to watch through February 27, 2021.

The Public Theater Announces ROMEO Y JULIETA With Lupita Nyong'o and More Photo The Public Theater Announces ROMEO Y JULIETA With Lupita Nyong'o and More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 23, 2020

The Public Theater announced an array of free programming has been added to The Public's digital season. Though its physical stages remain dark, the additional virtual programming will include a bilingual audio adaptation of Romeo y Julieta co-presented with WNYC Studios featuring Lupita Nyong'o and Juan Castano as the star-crossed lovers.

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for WHAT/IF Starring Renee Zellweger Photo VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for WHAT/IF Starring Renee Zellweger
by Stage Tube - May 13, 2019

Neo-noir social thriller WHAT/IF explores the ripple effects of what happens when acceptable people start doing unacceptable things. The first season of the Netflix original series focuses on a mysterious woman's lucrative, but dubious offer to a cash-strapped pair of San Francisco newlyweds. All 10 episodes of WHAT/IF will become available to Netflix members worldwide on May 24, 2019.

Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards! Photo Photo Coverage: On the Red Carpet at the 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards!
by Jennifer Broski - May 6, 2019

The 2019 Lucille Lortel Awards for Outstanding Achievement Off-Broadway were handed out last night to recipients in 19 categories, with one special award and three honorary awards also bestowed. The Lortel Awards were distributed in a ceremony at NYU Skirball Center hosted by Drama Desk Award-nominated writer and performer of The New One, Mike Birbiglia. The Lucille Lortel Awards are produced by the Off-Broadway League by special arrangement with the Lucille Lortel Theatre Foundation. Additional support is provided by TDF.

Juan Castano Videos

VIDEO: Lupita Nyong'o Practiced Kissing Over Zoom for Virtual ROMEO Y JULIETA Product VideoVIDEO: Lupita Nyong'o Practiced Kissing Over Zoom for Virtual ROMEO Y JULIETA Production
by Stage Tube - Mar 17, 2021

Lupita Nyong'o, who stars in a new radio play adaptation of 'Romeo Y Julieta,' tells Stephen how she and her co-star pulled off convincing kissing scenes despite never being in the same room.

VIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for WHAT/IF Starring Renee Zellweger VideoVIDEO: Netflix Releases Trailer for WHAT/IF Starring Renee Zellweger
by Stage Tube - May 13, 2019

Neo-noir social thriller WHAT/IF explores the ripple effects of what happens when acceptable people start doing unacceptable things. The first season of the Netflix original series focuses on a mysterious woman's lucrative, but dubious offer to a cash-strapped pair of San Francisco newlyweds. All 10 episodes of WHAT/IF will become available to Netflix members worldwide on May 24, 2019.

VIDEO: Renée Zellweger Stars in the Netflix Original Series WHAT/IF VideoVIDEO: Renée Zellweger Stars in the Netflix Original Series WHAT/IF
by Stage Tube - Apr 23, 2019

Neo-noir social thriller WHAT/IF explores the ripple effects of what happens when acceptable people start doing unacceptable things. The first season of the Netflix original series focuses on a mysterious woman's lucrative, but dubious offer to a cash-strapped pair of San Francisco newlyweds.

BWW TV: What's MCC's TRANSFERS All About? The Cast Explains! VideoBWW TV: What's MCC's TRANSFERS All About? The Cast Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Mar 3, 2018

MCC Theater will soon present the fourth show of its 2017-18 season: the World Premiere production of Transfers, written by MCC Theater's Youth Company Playwriting Lab Director and Obie Award winner Lucy Thurber, and directed by Jackson Gay.

BWW TV: Watch Highlights from OEDIPUS EL REY at The Public Theater VideoBWW TV: Watch Highlights from OEDIPUS EL REY at The Public Theater
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 24, 2017

The Public Theater's Oedipus El Rey, written by Luis Alfaro and directed by Chay Yew, is being presented in collaboration with The Sol Project, running through Sunday, December 3 with an official opening tonight, October 24. Check out highlights from the production below!

BWW TV: What Is A PARALLELOGRAM All About? The Company Explains!
by TV - Press Previews - Jul 3, 2017

Second Stage Theater will present the New York premiere production of Pulitzer Prize, Tony Award and Olivier Award winner Bruce Norris' play, A Parallelogram, directed by current Tony nominee Michael Greif. The cast includes Juan Castano, Tony nominee Anita Gillette (Chapter Two), Celia Keenan-Bolger (The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee), and Stephen Kunken (Enron).


Juan Castano Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Juan Castano been nominated for?
Sam Norkin Award (Drama Desk Awards) and Distinguished Performance Award (Drama League Awards) for Oedipus El Rey .

What awards has Juan Castano won?
Sam Norkin Award (Drama Desk Awards).