Jonathan is a young leading man based out of Toronto who grew up on a chicken farm in rural Ontario. From the farm, Jonathan found his way into the city of London, Ontario. He performed in shows at his high school, H. B. Beal, as well shows at The Grand Theatre, McManus Theatre, The Palace Theatre and in The London Fringe Festival.
Jonathan then went on to continue his training at Sheridan College, where he recently graduated with his Bachelor of Musical Theatre Performance. At Sheridan he played Freddie in Chess, Warner in Legally Blonde and the Soldier in Sunday in the Park with George.
Since graduating he has performed in shows at The Victoria Playhouse Petrolia, The Capitol Theatre in Port Hope and Magnus Theatre in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Jonathan is now in Charlottetown, PEI where he is playing Gilbert Blythe in the musical Anne & Gilbert at The Guild, May 23 - October 24!
Quotes about Jonathan...
'Jonathan has a smile warmer than melted caramel.' - Linda Maehans, The Thunder Bay Source
'Gysbers radiates the perfect boyish innocence and wonder.' - JD Booth, The Lambton Sheild
'Jonathan Gysbers is amazing for his skill ... he demonstrates a phenomenal grace and agility that is comparable to Charlie Chaplin’s.' - Kenneth Chisholm