Joel Rainwater has appeared in the second national Broadway tour of Disney’s The Lion King and in Dead Dogs at 78th Street Theatre Lab in New York. His regional credits include A Christmas Carol and The Little Foxes (American Conservatory Theater), Salome (Aurora Theatre Company), Moving Picture (The New Harmony Project), Under Milk Wood (Porchlight Theatre Company), Benito Cereno (Kitchen Dog Theater), Othello (California Shakespeare Theater), The Last Night of Ballyhoo and Camelot (Tibbits Opera House), and 1776 and Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat (California Repertory Company). He received his B.F.A. in theatre performance from the University of Evansville and his M.F.A. in acting from American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco.