John Gurdían


Student Information


Height: 6’3

Playing Age Range: 28-38

Nationality: American

Visa Status: UK Work Visa Application in Progress

Awards: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Trust Postgraduate Scholarship 2021/22

Agent: Shirley Hamilton Talent (USA)



Singing: Baritone* (E2-Bb4), Contemporary*, Operatic*, Choral* Pop/Rock*

Dance: Tap*, Partnering*, Swing*, Jazz, Ballet, Contemporary, Hip-Hop

Accents: American (Standard*, Southern*, New York*, Chicago*, Boston*), Australian*, German*, Russian*, English RP, Irish, Scottish

Languages: Spanish

Previous Training/Qualifications:

BFA Theatre Performance, Oklahoma City University, 2009

Other Skills:

Swimming* (Freestyle, Backstroke, Breaststroke, Butterfly), Juggle*, Bird Calls*, Voice Impressions, Ski*, Snowboard*, Hand to Hand Stage Combat*, Boxing, Stilt Walking*, Plate Spinning*

* Denotes High Proficiency or Natural Accent


Work Experience:

Prof. Bhaer, Little Women, RCS/Edinburgh Festival Fringe (Ken Alexander, 2022)

Ensemble/Swing, Godspell, RCS/Edinburgh Festival Fringe (Alexandra Spencer-Jones, 2022)

Baker, Into the Woods, RCS (Susie Dumbreck, 2021)

Seitz/Adult Male Cover, Newsies, Paramount Theatre Aurora (Jim Corti, 2019)

Male Swing/Chuck u/s, Footloose, Marriot Theatre Lincolnshire (Gary Griffin, 2019)

Nathan Detroit, Guys & Dolls, William St. Rep Theatre (2018)

Shrek, Shrek the Musical, Little Theatre on the Square (2017)

Amos, Chicago, Little Theatre on the Square (2017)

Shrek, Shrek the Musical, Cardinal Stage Bloomington (2016)


Ian McLaren

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Candid Cabaret


Who I'd Be

Lonely Room

Constellations (with Kathleen Brenner)