Artist Bio

Ron E. Rains
Ron E. Rains

Ron E. Rains

(Bio as of January 2016)

Ron E. Rains returns to Goodman Theatre, where he has appeared in nine seasons of A Christmas Carol; By the Way, Meet Vera Stark; Passion Play: a cycle in three parts and The Revenge of the Space Pandas. His Chicago credits include The Tempest, Pinocchio and A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Chicago Shakespeare Theater); Billy Elliot (Drury Lane Theatre); Juno (TimeLine Theatre); The Quiet Man Tales (Smock Alley Theater); I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change (Royal George Theatre); The Good War and Enter the Guardsmen (Northlight Theatre); Incident at Vichy (Writers Theatre) and The Ballad of Little Jo (Steppenwolf Theatre Company). He also has a recurring role as The Onion’s head film critic, Peter K. Rosenthal, on their web series Film Standard. Mr. Rains is a member of Erasing the Distance, a company of artists whose aim is to shed light on issues of mental health through theater (ErasingtheDistance.org). He holds a BFA from Cornish College of the Arts in Seattle. RonRains.com

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