John Marc Desengano graduated from The University of Ballarat, Arts Academy Acting course in 2008. He then worked for Theatre in Education company, Brainstorm Productions, for the following five years taking shows to schools all over Australia. In 2015, John performed in a show he helped develop called, ‘The Yellow Wave’ as part of the inaugural Poppy Seed Festival. This show was nominated for a Green Room award in the Best Ensemble category. As well as acting, John works as a casual relief, primary school teacher.