John Lescault

Folger Theatre: Macbeth, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, School for Scandal, Elizabeth the Queen. Theater J: Life SucksHannah and MartinThe DisputationDeath and the Maiden. International: Defiant Requiem (Prague), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (STC/Macau Arts Festival). New York: Handbagged (59E59/RHT), Le Deserteur (Opera Lafayette at Lincoln Center). Regional: Native Gardens, A Prayer for Owen Meany (Cincinnati Playhouse). DC/VA/MD: The Second City’s Twist Your Dickens, Love Factually; and Opera Lafayette’s Sancho Panca; as Beethoven and Dvorak with the NSO (The Kennedy Center), Arena Stage, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Round House Theatre, Signature Theatre, Ford’s Theatre, Studio Theatre, Olney Theatre Center, and CATF. Film/TV: Lincoln, The Day Lincoln Was Shot, Unsolved Mysteries, Beautiful Something, The Fox Hunter, and Dakota. John has been a narrator of commercial audiobooks and for the Library of Congress’s Talking Books program for 30 years. He is a graduate of The Catholic University of America.


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