Jonathan Wagner

Jonathan is an award winning performer and songwriter, based in Chicago. As an Improv MD, he’s toured with one of The Second City’s National Touring Companies and on the NCL Dawn. At The Second City Training Center, he currently teaches Music Improv and plays for all of their House Ensembles (HouseCo/SketchCo). Favorite Roles include Barfee in 25th Annual…Spelling Bee,Barry (and Bruce Springsteen) in Route 66 Theatre’s High Fidelity: the musical, Jaime in The Last 5 Years (Steel Beam) and Mercutio/Apothecary in The People vs Friar Laurence (Boarshead Theatre). If you just can’t get enough of Jonathan’s playing, he can be seen around town playing with Comedysportz Chicago, Baby Wants Candy, GULP!, StoryTown, MINT, Anarchy, The Mansical and Brouhaha.