Administrative (** -Denotes Award Nominated Production)

Current:

​Co-Founder/Co-Artistic Director: Vagabond Theatre Co. - Bridgeport CT

Past:

Co-Producer: Four Weddings and an Elvis- Eastbound Theatre Co. - Milford CT **

Co-Producer: It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play (2018)- Vagabond Theatre Co. - Bridgeport & Branford CT **

Co-Producer - The Exonerated - Vagabond Theatre Co. - Bridgeport CT  **

Director: It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play (2017)- Vagabond Theatre Co. - Bridgeport CT **

Co-Producer - Dog Sees God - Vagabond Theatre Co. - Trumbull CT **

Co-Producer - The Last Days of Judas Iscariot - Vagabond Theatre Co. - Trumbull CT **

 

Producer - The Scarlet Letter - Vagabond Theatre Co. - Fairfield CT

Co-Producer - The Bijou Actors Guild - The Bijou Theatre - Bridgeport CT

Co-Producer - Take Me Out - The Bijou Theatre - Bridgeport CT **

Artistic Consultant/Dramaturg - The Bijou Theatre - Bridgeport CT

Box Office Manager - Harlequin Dinner Theatre - Rockville MD

Non-Performance Credits

Technical (** -Denotes Award Nominated Production)

Production Design - Dog Sees God - Vagabond Theatre Co. - Trumbull CT

(With Tanya Feduik-Smith and Michael R Mele)

Production Design - The Last Days of Judas Iscariot - Vagabond Theatre Co. - Trumbull CT

(With Tanya Feduik-Smith and Mat Young)

Set Design/Construction - Take Me Out - The Bijou Theatre - Bridgeport CT **

(With Tanya Feduik-Smith)

Running Crew - Take Me Out - The Bijou Theatre - Bridgeport CT

Running Crew - The Wedding Band - Roundhouse Theatre - Bethesda MD

Awards/Recognition

Nominee - Best Play - 2020 Broadwayworld.com Best of the Decade Awards CT Region

Four Weddings and an Elvis- Eastbound Theatre Co. - Milford CT

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play (2018) @ Vagabond Theatre Co, Bridgeport, CT

DOG SEES GOD: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead @ Vagabond Theatre Co. Trumbull CT

The Pillowman @ The Bijou Theatre, Bridgeport CT

Nominee - Best Theatre Company - 2020 Broadwayworld.com Best of the Decade Awards CT Region

Vagabond Theatre Co.

The Bijou Theatre

Nominee - Best Play (Non-Equity) - 2019 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play @ Vagabond Theatre Co, Bridgeport and Branford, CT

Nominee - Best Special Theatrical Event - 2019 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play @ Vagabond Theatre Co, Bridgeport and Branford, CT

Nominee - Best Special Theatrical Event - 2018 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

It's a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play @ Vagabond Theatre Co, Bridgeport, CT

Nominee - Best Play (Non-Equity) - 2018 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

The Exonerated @ Vagabond Theatre Co, Bridgeport CT

Artist of the Month - Feb 2018 Bridgeport Art Trail

Vagabond Theatre Co

ONE OF THE BEST PLAYS  OF  2017 - Jim Ruocco - From the Desk of Jim R

The Scarlet Letter & DOG SEES GOD: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead @ Vagabond Theatre Co. Trumbull CT

ONE OF THE TEN BEST PLAYS OF  2017 - Nancy Sasso-Janis - Patch.com

DOG SEES GOD: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead @ Vagabond Theatre Co. Trumbull CT

Nominee - Best Play - 2017 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

DOG SEES GOD: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead @ Vagabond Theatre Co, Trumbull CT

Nominee - Best Play - 2017 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

The Last Days of Judas Iscariot @ Vagabond Theatre Co, Trumbull CT

Nominee - Outstanding Play - The 2017 OnStage Theatre Awards of CT/NY Region

DOG SEES GOD: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead @ Vagabond Theatre Co, Trumbull CT

Nominee - Outstanding Overall Season - The 2017 OnStage Theatre Awards of CT/NY Region

2016/17 Season - Vagabond Theatre Co

(The Scarlet Letter, The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, DOG SEES GOD: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead)

Nominee - Best Community Theatre Company - 2017 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

2016/17 Season - Vagabond Theatre Co

(The Scarlet Letter, The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, DOG SEES GOD: Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead)

Nominee - Outstanding Play - The 2016 OnStage Critics Awards of CT/NY Region

One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest @ The Bijou Theatre, Bridgeport CT

Nominee - Best Play - 2016 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

The Pillowman @ The Bijou Theatre, Bridgeport CT

Nominee - Best Play - 2016 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest @ The Bijou Theatre, Bridgeport CT

Nominee - Best Play - 2016 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

Take Me Out @ The Bijou Theatre, Bridgeport CT

Co-Nominee (w. Tanya Feduik-Smith) - Best Set Design - 2016 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region
Take Me Out @ The Bijou Theatre, Bridgeport CT

Nominee - Outstanding Overall Season by a Theatre - The 2016 OnStage Critics Awards of CT/NY Region

2015/16 Season - The Bijou Theatre:

(tick, tick, BOOM!, The Pillowman, One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, Take Me Out)

Nominee - Best Community Theatre Company - 2016 Broadwayworld.com Awards CT Region

2015/16 Season - The Bijou Theatre:

(tick, tick, BOOM!, The Pillowman, One Flew Over The Cuckoo's Nest, Take Me Out)

 

JOHN R SMITH JNR

 

Director/Producer/Coach

2010 - present
2010 - present