John Highberger was born and raised in Pittsburgh but moved to Chicago in 2000 to pursue his acting career in a larger market. At first intimidated by the sheer size of Chicago, he very quickly embraced his new home and is now thrilled to be living there. He recently completed a six-week course in stand-up comedy. He is looking forward to the coming year and what it has to offer in theatrical pursuits. He lives with his partner and their beautiful dog Lotus in an apartment with a view of Lake Michigan. Finally!

John's story appeared in
Dammit, I Learned a Lot from That Son-of-a-Gun


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