Joshua J. Weinstein
Born and raised in Tallahassee, FL, Josh moved to Portland in summer 2011 for the Portland Playhouse Acting Apprenticeship. Since then, he has appeared in Body Awareness (CoHo Productions; Drammy Award, Supporting Actor), A Christmas Carol (Portland Playhouse), Masque of the Red Death (Shaking the Tree Theatre), Tender Napalm (The Shoebox Theatre) and others. Here at Artists Rep, previous productions include: Red Herring, Foxfinder, Tribes, 4000 Miles, The Miracle Worker and We Are Proud to Present… Around town, Josh has directed students from Trillium Charter, King, and Da Vinci Middle School as part of the Portland Playhouse’s Fall Festival of Shakespeare. Other youth theatre teaching and directing includes Oregon Children’s Theatre and Exploration Summer Programs at Wellesley College in Massachusetts.
“I’m better when I’m busy. Far better then than when I’m bored.”