John Lister has been seen previously at Lyric as the Detective/Porgy and Bess (2014|15), Sheriff Vallon and Maître D’/Show Boat (2011|12). His Chicago theater credits include numerous productions with Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Steppenwolf, Writers Theatre, the Goodman, Northlight Theatre, Remy Bumppo, Eclipse, CollaborAction, Theatre at the Center, and Marriott Theatre. Regional credits include productions with American Players Theatre, Indiana Repertory Theatre, Peninsula Players, Notre Dame Summer Shakespeare, and The International Mystery Writers’ Festival. He received his bachelor’s degree in performance from Ball State University and his master of fine arts degree in acting from Michigan State University. Film and television credits include Public Enemies (Universal), Animals (Oscilloscope), Chicago Fire (NBC), Prison Break (FOX), and The Beast (A&E).
Lyric Debut: Capt. Orton/ The King and I (2015|16)
Last updated: April 29, 2016