Artist Bio

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; The Matchmaker; 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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