Teacher of Voice, Speech and On Camera Acting; Resident Vocal Coach, PlayMakers Repertory Company

email: jpatrick@unc.edu

phone: CDA #217

John Patrick has taught for New York University Graduate Acting & NYU Steinhardt School, Rutgers University, Southern Methodist University, The Lyric Theatre and Queen’s University in Belfast, Northern Ireland, Theater Academy at the University of the Arts at Helsinki, Finland, New York Film Academy, and is the co-founder of Miller Voice Method. John was mentored as a teacher by Scott Miller hosted in part at the Graduate Acting Program at NYU | Tisch School of the Arts. As an actor he trained under William Esper, Lloyd Richards and Deborah Hedwall at Rutgers University Mason Gross School of the Arts where he received his MFA. His BFA in Acting and Musical Theater awarded by TCU. JP employs the methodologies of Miller Voice Method (Scott Miller), Knight/Thompson Speechwork, Patricia Fletcher (Ms. Fletcher), Edith Skinner & Kristin Linklater (Margaret Loft), & Michael Chekhov (Lenard Petit). Originally from Kansas City, John is also an actor and has appeared off-Broadway, regionally such as The Dallas Theater Center & Casa Manana, in feature films, and has shot national and regional network commercials.