John Posada is a New Jersey based photographer specializing in Live Theatre and Music Performances. For more than 10 years, John has photographed live music performance where he learned the necessary techniques of timing and capturing fast moving action under challenging lighting conditions to capture that perfect moment that tells a story in a single image.

John has photographed the following stage productions, among others:

  • Axelrod PAC: A Monkey and Me, Bat Out of Hell, Grease, Nut Rocker, The Addams Family
  • Asbury Park Theatre Company: American Idiot
  • Center Players: Jackie Robinson Steals Home
  • Exit82: Rent
  • Kelsey Theatre: Oliver
  • Lord Stirling Theatre: Cobb
  • Luna Stage: Snow Angel
  • Music Mountain: La Cage aux Folles, In the Heights, Crazy for You
  • Mystic Vision Players: High School Musical
  • NJ Repertory: Pin-Up Girls, Hummingbirds
  • Old Theatre Library: It Shoulda Been You
  • Pleasant Valley Theatre: Matilda
  • Ritz Theatre: In the Heights
  • South Orange PAC: The Last Supper
  • Spring Lake Theatre: Beauty and the Beast
  • The Theatre Project: Finishing It Off!
  • Woodbridge Community Players: The Wedding Singer

John is a requested photographer by the NJ Music Community. John has photographed regularly for Musicians on a Mission, Asbury Park Music Foundation, Jersey Shore Jazz and Blues Foundation, Light of Day, and Holiday Express (often pro bono).

John has photographed music performances and CD/Album covers for well as over 50 bands and hundreds of musicians from the Jersey Shore to throughout New Jersey and New York.

John is a regular contributor to NJ Stage, an online entertainment publication with well over 60,000 unique visitors per month, who's articles and photos regularly rank in the top 15 for unique visitors each week. You can see his articles here


     "John Posada is one of the most well respected photographers
      in our musical community. He also captured the best family
      picture I could ever want.

        -Kevin Hill, Guitarist/Vocalist/Composer at Kevin Hill & Secret Sound

When John is not photographing, he enjoys searching for the perfect cigar and following the Las Vegas Raiders.