THEATER ARTIST

Jonathan is a NYC-based theater artist who believes in the power of story-telling and community to change lives.  Having received a B.F.A. in Dance from UW-Milwaukee and an M.A. in Applied Theatre from NYU, he utilizes his interests in dance, puppetry, mask-work, and media to develop new plays and adaptations of works for the stage.

An alumni of Director’s Lab West and a 2018 SDCF Observer, he is also the founder of Alight Theater Guild, Inc., a nonprofit whose mission is to advance compelling theatrical endeavors that showcase the diversity of our ever-changing world in order to build strong artists whose work creates empathy, challenges the status quo and unites communities.

Email: jonathanzautner@gmail.com