John Zalewski

John Zalewski
Non-Tenure Track Instructor, Theater
B.F.A., California State University, Long Beach
Appointed In: 
2019
Office: 
Keck Theater 210
Hours: 

F 12:30-1:30pm

John Zalewski is a sound designer and composer with a background in visual arts.

Since witnessing the work of the late and great theater auteur Reza Abdoh in the 1990s, he has been working in the field of performance and theater.

Off-Broadway: Everything You Touch, upcoming: Mayakovsky and Stalin (Cherry Lane); AZAK (Rattlestick Playwrights Theatre at Gym at Judson). Regional: Destiny of Desire (Arena Stage, Goodman Theatre, South Coast Repertory, Oregon Shakespeare Festival, upcoming at Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, Milwaukee Rep and Guthrie Theater ); Hold These Truths (East West Players, Portland Center Stage, Pasadena Playhouse, Arena Stage, American Conservatory Theater, Perseverance Theatre; upcoming, San Diego Repertory Theatre); Mother of Henry, Mexican Trilogy, Solitude, Melancholia, Time Alone, Dementia (LATC); Belleville (Pasadena Playhouse); A Steady Rain (Guthrie Theater, Alliance Theatre); I Love to Eat! (Portland Center Stage); Tokyo Fish Story, Dead Man’s Cellphone (South Coast Repertory). Other: Humana Festival, Boston Court Theatre, Center Theatre Group, Wallis Annenberg Center, Getty Villa, Disney Hall, Geffen Playhouse, Bootleg Theater, Padua Playwrights, Baryshnikov Arts Center. International: Sound and original score for Wilderness’ The Day Shall Declare It (Theatre Delicatessen, London) and Los Angeles (received a 2015 Ovation Award). Awards: eight LA Stage Alliance Ovation awards, 26 nominations; seven L.A. Weekly Awards, including Career Achievement; two Stage Raw awards; three Los Angeles Drama Critics Circle Awards; 10 Backstage Garland awards.