JOSH BARDIER is an actor, director, writern and SOAPBOXER for Universal Human Rights. Originally from Worcester, Massachusetts, Josh attended Saint Michael's College in Burlington, Vermont where he received a Bachelor of Arts with High honors concentrating in Theatre and Performance. 

     While based in New York City, Josh has travelled regionally and throughout the United States to perform as an actor, singer, and host for EnerGy National Dance Competitions. He served as director/choreographer at Clark University for two semesters while also working as a freelance Teaching Artist with children and young adults.

     Josh is the creator and host of ACTORIA, a spotlight cabaret with a rotating cast of Featured Performers that has been running since 2014, currently in residence at Beans & Lager under the ownership of Andy and Vivianna Calos.

     Josh is an advocate for Mental Health Awareness and the Basic Human Rights of ALL individuals. He is currently writing two books and on self-love and reflection and will be premiering a new one-man show in spring of 2020.

     Josh is a resident of Astoria, Queens and a proud member of Actors Equity Association.