John Kahara

John Kahara has been a Trap Door ensemble member since 2002. His Trap Door credits include Nana,
Katzelmacher, The Venetian Twins, Garden of Delights, The Crazy Locomotive
(NYC fringe), The Fourth Sister, The Swan (Co-director, Jeff Citation nomination for Best Supporting Actor) Emma, Beholder, and The Unconquered. John also works exclusively with internationally renown visual artist Catherine Sullivan, appearing in her last four pieces; The Ice Floes of Franz Josef Land (Whitney Bienniel, Orensanz Manifestation, 2004), The Chittendens (Tate Modern, London, 2005), and Triangle of Need (Walker Institute, Minneapolis, 2007). Around town, John has done shows with Profiles, Bailiwick, Steep and Prop Thtr (Co-Producer, Co-Director; Actor: Craver Perry).


Congratulations Jeff Awards Nominees: Marzena Bukowska,
Simina Contras
and Danny Rockett

Trap Door welcomes
Associate Ensemble members:
Dennis Bisto
Abby Blankenship
Nate Cheeseman
Daniel Chenard
Bill Gordon
Henry Greenberg
Logan Hulick
Emily Nichelson
Benjamin Ponce
Kelsey Shipley


Congratulations to our amazing Danny Rockett for recent Joseph Jefferson Award - Original Music in a Play for "How to Explain the History of Communism to Mental Patients"
Time Out Chicago recognizes Trap Door as one of the best storefront theatres in the city!

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