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Johnny Wu

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Peter and the Starcatchers Mullins Dir. Roger Rees, Alex Timbers La Jolla Playhouse
R & G Are Dead Guildenstern Dir. Adam Arian UCSD-La Jolla Playhouse
Bureau of Missing Persons Simon Dir. Sarah Rasmussen UCSD-La Jolla Playhouse
The Physicists Inspector Voss Dir. Lori Peterman UCSD-La Jolla Playhouse
Medea Jason Dir. Isis Misdari UCSD-La Jolla Playhouse
A Number B1/B2/Michael Dir. Peter Wylie UCSD
Red State Bluegrass Burt Dir. Sarah Rasmussen UCSD-La Jolla Playhouse
Good Breeding Orestes Dir. Robert O'Hara UCSD-La Jolla Playhouse
It Runs in the Family Dr. Mike Connolly Dir. Penny Powell Cider Mill Playhouse
Cabaret Ernst Ludwig Dir. Kim Martin-Cotten Watters Theatre/BU
A Midsummer Night's Dream Puck Dir. Tom Kremer EPAC
Lend Me a Tenor Max Dir. Tom Kremer Watters Theatre/BU
Alcestis Death Dir. Lydia Koniourdou Watters Theatre/BU
Bus Stop Carl Dir. Theodore Swetz Watters Theatre/BU
Bondage Mark Dir. Ted Nappi Gruber Theatre/BU
Hamlet Horatio Dir. Tom Kremer Watters Theatre/BU
Our Town Sam Craig Dir. Theodore Swetz Watters Theatre/BU


Tie a Yellow Ribbon Ken Dir: Joy Dietrich Gigantic Pictures

Education & Training

  M.F.A., Acting - March 2009 (Full-Scholarship),
University of California, San Diego
  B.A. in Theatre, Binghamton University
  Acting: Christopher Ashley (Contemporary), Kyle Donnelly (Chekhov, Classic American), Jim Winker (Shakespeare, Verse), Kim Rubinstein (Viewpoints, Meisner), Tom Kremer (Shakespeare/Meisner), Theodore Swetz (Scene Study/Commedia d’ell Arte), Charlie Otte, Donald Sage Mackay (Camera)  
  Voice & Speech: Linklater Voice: Ursula Meyer, Anne Brady, Eva Barnes
  Movement: Anne Brady/Maria Carrera (Alexander), Charlie Oates
  Clown: Orlando Pabotoy
  Directing: Theodore Swetz
  Combat: Jamie Newcomb


  Dialects (British RP, Cockney, New York), Dance (freestyle, hip hop, ballet, jazz, tap, ballroom), Combat (hand, broadsword, rapier and dagger), Conversational Spanish, Fluent in Chinese (Mandarin), Poker (dealing, playing), Motorcycle (7 years)


  Taught 5 semesters of Acting I at UC San Diego, 2 workshops at Solomon Schechter Day School, Children’s workshop at Cider Mill Playhouse. Teaching Assistant positions include Intro to Acting, Dramatic Literature, Scene Study, and Meisner Technique.


  Jack Berman Theatre Award - Outstanding Contribution to the Department (Binghamton University)
  For more information, go to johnnywu.tv


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