John Achorn

Antaeus member since 1991.  He is a master teacher of commedia dell’Arte, which he studied under the late Carlo Mazzone-Clementi.  At ANTAEUS: The Curse of OedipusThe SeagullThe MalcontentThe Plot to Overthrow Christmas, The Ugly DucklingMercadetPedrolino & The Hanky of DoomThe Blind One-Armed Deaf Mute, and The Wood Demon.  ClassicFest: Cyrano de BergeracRichard IIILucky ChanceMerry Wives of WindsorExit the KingRhinocerosPenny For A SongCollaborators. LA stage: The Capulets & The Montagues, The Importance of Being Ernest (LAWS), The Arsonists (LA  Weekly  nominee), Fafalo!Golden  State (Dell’Arte), Master  Class (Mark Taper), La BêteBullshot CrummondFootlight Frenzy and productions at The Powerhouse, Padua Hills Playwrights Festival, The Magic Theatre (S.F.).   Film & TV: Almost BroadwayBorn YesterdayBook of LoveNight of the Comet, Fresh Prince of Bel-AirDays of Our Lives, McBride, Lazarus ManQuantum Leap, and the role of Don Kipper on CBS’ Bailey Kipper’s P.O.V. John also teaches workshops in commedia dell’Arte with Studio Zanni & the Antaeus Academy, and various classes at Santa Monica Emeritus College and the University of Redlands.

Past Performances with Antaeus

February 23 – April 15, 2012
The Seagull
April 28 – June 29, 2011
The Malcontent
February 12 – May 16, 2001
March 27 – May 22, 1994
The Wood Demon

Past Readings with Antaeus

January 17, 2016 7:00 pm
January 18, 2016 7:00 pm
April 10, 1995 6:00 pm
April 11, 1995 6:00 pm
April 3, 1995 6:00 pm
February 1, 1994 6:00 pm

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