John Contini, is proud to be an Equity/Sag/Aftra actor for over 40 years. He has performed in over 300 productions across the country including: St Louis REP, Black Rep, St. Louis Actors’ Studio, August Wilson Theatre, FOX in Atlanta, Bluff City Theatre, Maples Theatre, Starlight Theatre, The MUNY and has directed over 60. Recent acting credits: Inherit the Wind (Henry Drummond); Death of a Salesman(Willy Loman,Theatre Circle Award Best Actor);King Lear (King Lear, GO magazine award Best Actor); Barrymore (title role, Kevin Kline award Best Actor);Fiddler on the Roof (Tevye); On Golden Pond (Norman Thayer). Directing credits include: Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Theatre Circle Award Best Director); American Buffalo, Gin Game, Time Stands Still, Tuesdays With Morrie, Molly Sweeney, Gertrude Stein and a Companion, I Do, I Do!, Black Comedy, Deathtrap. Most recent film appearance was in Four Color Eulogy which he also co-wrote and the soon to be filmed Retribution.

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