Johnny Yoder is a graduate of the Stella Adler Studio of Acting. He has a B.A in Theatre & Arts Management, University of Wisconsin – Green Bay. He was the Assistant Ticket Office Manager and Marketing Associate for one of the busiest Touring houses in the country, the Weidner Center for the Performing Arts. He served as the Marketing Associate for the Hotel on Rivington in New York City before joining the administration of the studio, going on 16 years. He has acted in over 60 plays in his career including: Off-Broadway: Our Town (Harold Clurman Lab Theater), The Third Step (ATA), Mismatched.com (Manhattan Repertory), Stain (development reading, Roundabout Theatre Company). Los Angeles: Thom Pain (based on nothing) at the Broadwater Second Stage, Enron, Henry VI, Part 1, The Fifth of July (Jed) and Blue Window (Tom) with The Production Company, Waiting for Lefty (Clayton) with Harold Clurman Lab Theatre. Stella Adler Studio NYC: Question of Mercy (Thomas), Life & Limb (directed by Sam Schacht), Time of Your Life, The Red Coat. Regional: Packer Fans from Outer Space (American Folklore), Simplicity, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, The Laramie Project, A Funny Thing…, TV: “Anyone But Me” (Amazon Prime), “Law & Order” (NBC), “CSI: Los Angeles” (CBS). Directing credits: Indecent, Love’s Labour’s Lost, August: Osage County, Gloria, The Rimers of Eldridge, The Laramie Project, One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest (Stella Adler), The Year of the Rooster (York Theatre Company), Topdog/Underdog, Dinner with Friends. Member SAG-AFTRA, Actor’s Equity Association, and SDC.
Managing Artistic Director, LA