(John Nelson, What I Learned in Paris
) has worked with some of the best American
Repertory Theater Companies playing roles from Shakespeare to Magical
Lions. He is a card carrying member of Actor's Equity. He has been on
the small screen, in national commercials, and daytime TV. Thus far,
his career has been a wonderful journey.
Shon's work includes such
roles as Walter Lee Younger in A Raisin in the Sun
Peterson in A Soldier's Play
, and Paul Robeson in The
at Robey Theater Company's Inaugural Paul Robeson
Short Play Festival. He has appeared on stage with Open Fist, Company
of Angels, and Son of Semele theater companies.
You may recognize him
as a photographer on The Young and Restless
driven reporter on Days of our Lives
, or punching a
bear in a National Honda commercial. Shon is currently training with
Ben Guillory in Robey Theater Company's Advanced Scene Study Class.
When he has the time, he enjoys discovering new physical activities like Tae Kwon Do, Rock Climbing, or Bike Riding to
combat the effects of preparing his own down home-cooked meals.