University at Albany

John Fico

John Fico is an award winning New York City based character actor.  Since 2010, he has been performing in the four-character one-man show MADE FOR EACH OTHER; written for him by Off Broadway playwright Monica Bauer and partly based on scenes from his own life. 

MADE FOR EACH OTHER premiered in the 2010 Planet Connections Theater Festivity (Nominated: Outstanding Actor in a Solo Show) and has been performed in the UK at London’s Etcetera Theatre and The Dukebox Theatre in Brighton as well as in festivals on two continents: Edinburgh Festival Fringe, Orlando Fringe, East-to-Edinburgh (59E59, NYC), One Man Talking (TADA!, NYC) and United Solo (Theatre Row, NYC) and had an open run at Stage Left in NYC.  Notable New York credits include the world premiere of A. R. Gurney’s SCREEN PLAY, directed by Jim Simpson (Flea Theater), IRON CURTAIN, THE MUSICAL (Prospect Theatre, Off Broadway), the new Marx Brothers inspired musical THE MOST RIDICULOUS THING YOU EVER HOID (2010 NYMF – winner Outstanding Ensemble Performance), A STOOP ON ORCHARD STREET (Mazur Theater), PINK ELEPHANTS - THE MUSICAL with Candis Cayne (Slipper Room) & several editions of the ongoing short play series STICKY! (Bowery Poetry Club).  Also: A STOOP ON ORCHARD STREET (National Tour), HELLO, DOLLY! (Forestburg Playhouse), BEYOND THERAPY (The Egg in Albany), and several tours with POKO PUPPETS. He can be seen online in the internationally acclaimed comedy web series 50 TO DEATH, and in the upcoming horror series STREAM NO EVIL.  

John is also a commercial voice over artist and former member of the celebrated Bat Theater Company at The Flea Theater.  For more information visit