John Contini Biography

 
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JOHN CONTINI AEA / SAG / AFTRA (314) 315-2978 cell Hgt.6’3” Wgt: 195 Artistic Associate Director: Avalon Theatre Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown Email: contini5@aol.com www.johncontini.net Regional Theatre (over 220 productions) KING LEAR King Lear Actors ... (read more)
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Bio:
JOHN CONTINI AEA / SAG / AFTRA (314) 315-2978 cell Hgt.6’3” Wgt: 195 Artistic Associate Director: Avalon Theatre Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown Email: contini5@aol.com www.johncontini.net Regional Theatre (over 220 productions) KING LEAR King Lear Actors ... (read more)

JOHN CONTINI

AEA / SAG / AFTRA

(314) 315-2978 cell Hgt.6’3” Wgt: 195

Artistic Associate Director: Avalon Theatre Hair: Brown Eyes: Brown

Email: contini5@aol.com www.johncontini.net



Regional Theatre (over 220 productions)



KING LEAR King Lear Actors Studio (bestactor-STL Today)

BARRYMORE John Barrymore Avalon (Kevin Kline Award- best actor)

I HATE HAMLET John Barrymore Okoboji Summer Theatre

MACBETH Duncan St. Louis Black Rep.

NUTS Arthur Kirk Actors Studio Theatre

MERCHANT OF VENICE Shylock St Louis Shakespeare Co

PROOF Robert Insight Theatre

JULIUS CAESAR Brutus St. Louis REP

THE COUNTRY GIRL Frank Elgin Avalon Theatre Co.

ANTIGONE Creon Actors Studio Theatre

THE PRICE Victor Franz Avalon Theatre Co

MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM Egeus St. Louis Shakespeare Festival

BECKY’S NEW CAR Walter Flood Insight Theatre

DRACULA Van Helsing Arrowrock Lyceum

WALK IN THE WOODS Botvinnik Avalon (Kevin Kline Award Nominee)

BUS STOP Dr. Lyman Avalon Theatre Co.

MR. ROBERTS Shore Patrol Lt. Westport Playhouse (D/Joshua Logan)

LEND ME A TENOR Tito Okoboji Summer Theatre

GEM OF THE OCEAN Selig August Wilson Theatre, PA

ALL MY SONS Joe Keller Coffee House Theatre



Musicals (over 80 productions)

WEST SIDE STORY Lt. Schrank THE MUNY (D/Kevin Backstrom)

CAROLINE OR CHANGE Grandpa Gellman St. Louis Black Rep

ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER Pap/Dr Robinson Variety Childrens Charity

FIDDLER ON THE ROOF Constable/Avrahm 2 tours (w/Theodore Bikel)

1776 McKean THE MUNY (D/Charles Repole)

MY FAIR LADY Zoltan Karpathy THE MUNY (D/ John Going)

GUYS AND DOLLS Harry the Horse THE MUNY & STL Black Rep

MAN OF LA MANCHA Capt Inquisition Westport Playhouse

SINGIN’ IN THE RAIN Diction Coach/ Rod Pittsburg Civic Light Opera

KING AND I Ramsey/ Capt Orton Starlight Kansas City

PAJAMA GAME Pop THE MUNY (with Bruce Adler)



Films (including….)

PAPER TIGER BURNS Noah Petty Arts Empowerment (in production)

AFTER THOUGHTS Walter Anthony Sanchez Productions

LOVE BYTES Earl Frickle Pirate Pictures

SHAWDOWLAND Priest Pirate Pictures

ESCAPE FROM NEW YORK Prisoner Avco/Embassy (D/John Carpenter)



Over 50 Television, radio, commercials and industrial films including: McDonalds, United Way, Pizza Hut, Lottery, Budweiser, First Cellular, PBS promo for ANTIQUE ROAD SHOW, etc.

John Contini Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Kevin Kline Awards - 2010 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play Gold Star
John ContiniBarrymore
 
Kevin Kline Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Director of a Play
John ContiniMolly Sweeney
 
Kevin Kline Awards - 2007 - Outstanding Lead Actor in a Play
John ContiniA Walk in the Woods
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