Adjunct - JCA Dance Dance - JCA
John has been part of the Butler Faculty since the Spring of 2011. He is honored to lead the Acting Techniques for Dance Performance course to guide dancers to explore the many tools that performers can utilize to tell stories. He holds his Associate of Arts in Theatre from Fullerton College (CA) and his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Performance from Southern Oregon University. He is currently pursuing his Master of Arts in Educational Psychology at Ball State University. When not teaching, John works full-time as an educator at The Children's Museum of Indianapolis, developing informal educational programming and overseeing museum theatre and gallery spaces. Other passions include performing, gardening, camping, traveling, reading, and listening to music. His professional acting credits include: Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Snowy Range Theatre Festival (WY), Idaho Repertory Theatre, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Phoenix Theatre, Cardinal Stage (IN), Heartland Actors Repertory Theatre, and Booth Tarkington Civic Theatre.
"Dance is the art of externalizing the internal through the languages of metaphor and movement. "