Peter is journalist E.K. Hornbeck (patterned after Henry L. Mencken) in Hit and Run’s staged reading of Inherit the Wind at Town Hall, January 21 and 23:
Mr. Lohnes is a graduate of Stanford University and the London School of Music and Dramatic Arts. In addition to regular film, television and commercial work, he has appeared in numerous productions at the Seattle Repertory Theater, Intiman Theater, A Contemporary Theatre, The Denver Center Theater, The Milwaukee Repertory Theater, The Getty Center, Tacoma Actor’s Guild, The Portland Center Stage, The 5th Avenue Theater, Seattle Children’s Theater and many others.
He took a hiatus from acting and graduated cum laude from Seattle University Law School. He was a law clerk at the Washington State Court of Appeals, an associate at the appellate law firm Talmadge Fitzpatrick, and then served as general counsel for an online securities research firm. He now combines his careers as actor and lawyer by coaching attorneys and other professionals on public speaking and presentation skills.