Professional Design and Technical Direction experiences include scenery for The Public Theatre in Lewiston, Maine and six seasons as Technical Director, Scenery, Lighting, and/or Sound Designer for The Theater At Monmouth. Elsewhere, John’s designs and technical direction have been seen at The Wayside Theatre (Virginia), The Harbor Playhouse (Texas), Studio ‘Y’ Players (Philadelphia) and many other theaters in the Central New Jersey/Pennsylvania areas

Publications include Tracked Scenery Using PVC Glides and Step Modules for Stock 6:12 or 8:10 Stairs for Technical Briefs (Yale), republished in Technical Design Solutions for Theatre volumes 2 and 3 (Focal Press), along with In Praise of an Old Warhorse and Making the Perfect Donut for Entertainment Design Magazine (Primedia Intertec).