Month: December 2018


Posted ByJohn Ellis Category Theatre Date

by John Ellis Some people are born rule-followers. In the main, that’s probably a good thing. The problem, though, is that those types of people are prone to legalism, to use a theological term. Legalists believe that the rules and their obedience to the rules earn them salvation. Theologically speaking, …

Posted ByJohn Ellis Category Theology Date

by John Ellis At first, while reading Makoto Fujimura’s comparison of artists to “people in the margins, people under suspicion, people who have been humbled” I wanted to resist, to push back. I’m wary of claims that unwittingly divide God’s people even more than we already are. But, as I …

Posted ByJohn Ellis Category Boxing God Date

Boxing God by John Ellis Full length, Autobiographical Drama, Cast: 1 man, Flexible Set/Found Space Fees: Booking John Ellis: $300 per performance with contract stipulations. Performance Rights: $50 per performance with contract stipulations. Special Note: Boxing God is written as a one man show that includes audience interaction. Written to …

Posted ByJohn Ellis Category John Ellis Date

John Ellis’ first memory of being on stage in front of an audience is from when he was three years old. During one of their church’s Sunday evening services, John trudged unwillingly with his family as they made their way to the platform. It was their turn to share testimonies …

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