John Tufts


AEA Member

John Tufts

Chico in The Cocoanuts

Rapunzel’s Prince in Into the Woods

In 10 seasons at OSF: Tranio in The Taming of the Shrew; Robin Hood in The Heart of Robin Hood; King Henry V in Henry V; Prince Hal in Henry IV, Part One and Henry IV, Part Two; Ravelli in Animal Crackers; Sharpe and Ensemble in Equivocation; Parolles in All’s Well That Ends Well; Puck in A Midsummer Night’s Dream; Dromio of Syracuse in The Comedy of Errors; Romeo in Romeo and Juliet; Yasha in The Cherry Orchard; Mikey Griffin in UP; Pageboy in The Philanderer; Flutter in The Belle’s Stratagem; King of France in King Lear. 

Other theatres: Regional: Sharpe and Ensemble in Equivocation (Arena Stage and Seattle Repertory Theatre); Konstantin in The Seagull (Marin Theatre Company); Young Scrooge in A Christmas Carol (Milwaukee Repertory Theater); Tom in The Glass Menagerie (PlayMakers Repertory Company); Man in Sarah Ruhl’s Virtual Meditation (Humana Festival, Actors Theatre of Louisville). New York: Man in Sara Ruhl’s Virtual Meditation (Ensemble Studio Theatre).

Film/TV: Bad Teacher

Awards: Arthur Kennedy Award for Acting, 2003. 

Education: BFA, Carnegie Mellon University.