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Donterrio Johnson

 
Birth Place:
Chicago , Illinois
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Jeff Award winner Donterrio Johnson, an alumni of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy of Los Angeles and an Artistic Ensemble Member of Pride Films and Plays. A Chicago native who's credits include: Lookingglass Alice, Sweeney Todd (DCPA) ... (read complete bio)

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Birth Place: Chicago , Illinois

Bio:

Jeff Award winner Donterrio Johnson, an alumni of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy of Los Angeles and an Artistic Ensemble Member of Pride Films and Plays. A Chicago native who's credits include: Lookingglass Alice, Sweeney Todd (DCPA) ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2017
Ensemble [Replacement]
  [Chicago]
Original Chicago Production, 2017
Performer

Photos

 John Marshall, Jr, Eustace Williams, Lydia Burke, Donterrio Johnson, Lorenzo Rush Jr Photo

John Marshall, Jr, Eustace Williams, Lydia Burke, Donterrio Johnson, Lorenzo Rush Jr, Molly Kral and Donica Lynn

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01/29/2020
John Marshall, Jr, Eustace Williams, Donterrio Johnson and Lorenzo Rush Jr. Photo

John Marshall, Jr, Eustace Williams, Donterrio Johnson and Lorenzo Rush Jr.

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01/29/2020
Donterrio Johnson, Lydia Burke and Eustace J. Williams Photo

Donterrio Johnson, Lydia Burke and Eustace J. Williams

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01/27/2020
Joey Stone, Eustace J. Williams, Donterrio Johnson and Chuckie Benson Photo

Joey Stone, Eustace J. Williams, Donterrio Johnson and Chuckie Benson

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01/27/2020
Donterrio Johnson and Neala Barron  Photo

Donterrio Johnson and Neala Barron

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12/16/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [US Tour]
First National Tour, 2017
Ensemble [Replacement]

  [Chicago]
Original Chicago Production, 2017
Performer

Donterrio Johnson Biography

Jeff Award winner Donterrio Johnson, an alumni of the American Musical and Dramatic Academy of Los Angeles and an Artistic Ensemble Member of Pride Films and Plays. A Chicago native who's credits include: Lookingglass Alice, Sweeney Todd (DCPA) Murder Ballad (Cardinal Stage) Next To Normal (Boho Theatre) Aint Misbehavin', Golden Boy (Porchlight Music Theatre) The Color Purple, Avenue Q (Mercury Theatre) Rent (Brightside Theatre) Under A Rainbow Flag (Pride Films and Plays)**Jeff Award Winner, Hairspray The Musical (SRO Productions) (**ITL Award-Best Actor), Urinetown, Aladdin The Musical , Into The Woods, and Kennedy The Musical-Broadway Workshop.



Donterrio has also worked as a Director and Choreographer for multiple musicals and show choirs both in Chicago and Los Angeles. Not only a performer he is a budding photographer and graphic artist.







Donterrio Johnson News

Porchlight Music Theatre Announces 2021 - 22 Season Photo Porchlight Music Theatre Announces 2021 - 22 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Aug 9, 2021

Porchlight Music Theatre¬†has announced its return to live performance with its 27th¬†season that includes the 2021 ‚Äď 2022¬†Mainstage,¬†Porchlight Revisits¬†and¬†New Faces Sing Broadway¬†seasons.¬†

Photo Flash: Porchlight Music Theatre Presents CHICAGO SINGS ROCK AND ROLL BROADWAY Photo Photo Flash: Porchlight Music Theatre Presents CHICAGO SINGS ROCK AND ROLL BROADWAY
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 19, 2021

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced a line up including more than 50 Chicago artists performing, greetings and well wishes from Broadway stars including E. Faye Butler, Sean Allan Krill, Telly Leung, LaChanze, Susan Moniz and Kathy Voyto, a new raffle prize for a weekend in the home of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame and more as a part of its annual Chicago Sings fundraising concert.

Felicia P. Fields Receives 2021 Guy Adkins Award for Excellence in the Advancement of Photo Felicia P. Fields Receives 2021 Guy Adkins Award for Excellence in the Advancement of Music Theatre in Chicago
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 19, 2021

Each year, Porchlight Music Theatre celebrates an individual who has made an exceptional and lasting contribution to the state of the art of Chicago music theatre with the prestigious Guy Adkins Award. This year, Felicia P. Fields is the recipient.

Porchlight Presents CHICAGO SINGS ROCK & ROLL BROADWAY Photo Porchlight Presents CHICAGO SINGS ROCK & ROLL BROADWAY
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 28, 2021

Porchlight Music Theatre has announced Chicago Sings Rock & Roll Broadway, premiering Saturday, March 20 at 7 p.m. CDT.

Porchlight Shares Free And Premium Events In December Photo Porchlight Shares Free And Premium Events In December
by A.A. Cristi - Nov 30, 2020

Tickets for each of the online events are available at PorchlightMusicTheatre.org. Links are available for viewing 72 hours after purchase.  Porchlight also announces the return of the popular series celebrating the 90th birthday of Stephen Sondheim, Sondheim@90 Roundtable with Michael Weber. The series returns Saturday, Dec. 5 at 7 p.m. CST with a discussion on Road Show with guests Deanna Dunagan, Chris Jones and Michael Mahler.

PrideArts Presents WHAT'S THE TEA, CIS? to Showcase Trans Pioneers and Local Trans Ar Photo PrideArts Presents WHAT'S THE TEA, CIS? to Showcase Trans Pioneers and Local Trans Artists
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 19, 2020

In celebration of Trans Awareness Month this November, PrideArts will honor transgender pioneers and showcase ten Chicago trans performers who are reshaping our history.

BWW Review: Porchlight Music Theatre's BROADWAY BY THE DECADE Photo BWW Review: Porchlight Music Theatre's BROADWAY BY THE DECADE
by Rachel Weinberg - Sep 28, 2020

Porchlight's streaming program BROADWAY BY THE DECADE provides some much needed musical theater cheer in this unprecedented and challenging year for Chicago theater.

Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, September 25- with SPELLING BEE Reunion, Next On Stage Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Friday, September 25- with SPELLING BEE Reunion, Next On Stage: Dance Edition, and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Sep 25, 2020

Today (September 25) in live streaming: Meet the Next On Stage: Dance Edition Top 5, Spelling Bee reunites on Stars in the House, and so much more!

CLOSET PLAY Virtual Benefit Concert to Lead Off PrideArts Four-Show Virtual Season Photo CLOSET PLAY Virtual Benefit Concert to Lead Off PrideArts Four-Show Virtual Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 25, 2020

 PrideArts virtual fall season called REIGNITE will open on September 30 with a benefit concert conceived by PrideArts Artistic Director Donterrio Johnson that will intertwine original jazz compositions with poetry by James Baldwin and Tennessee Williams.

Cast Announced for Virtual Performances of BOX & COX Photo Cast Announced for Virtual Performances of BOX & COX
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Sep 23, 2020

PrideArts Artistic Director Donterrio Johnson today announced casting for the second entry in the company's four - show virtual fall season called REIGNITE! Johnson will direct the hilarious comedy BOX AND COX by John Maddison Morton, a loosely staged production to be recorded live in the Pride Arts Center's Buena Theatre.

Donterrio Johnson Videos

VIDEO: First Look at Clips From Pride Films and Plays' AMERICA'S BEST OUTCAST TOY VideoVIDEO: First Look at Clips From Pride Films and Plays' AMERICA'S BEST OUTCAST TOY
by Stage Tube - Dec 2, 2019

Pride Films and Plays present their holiday production - AMERICA'S BEST OUTCAST TOY - AN ODDBALL HOLIDAY REALITY MUSICAL, penned by composer Cindy O'Connor and bookwriter/lyricist Larry Todd Cousineau.

TV EXCLUSIVE: Get A First Look At WAITRESS on Tour! VideoTV EXCLUSIVE: Get A First Look At WAITRESS on Tour!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Oct 20, 2017

BroadwayWorld has an exclusive first look at WAITRESS on Tour! Check out the cast in action in the video below!

STAGE TUBE: Behind the Scenes of DCPA's SWEENEY TODD
by Stage Tube - Jun 3, 2016

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA) presents Sweeney Todd, featuring new orchestrations from Denver's own Grammy-nominated gypsy-punk band, DeVotchKa. Check out a behind the scenes look below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch Highlights of DCPA's Gypsy-Punk SWEENEY TODD - Kevin McGuire, Linda Mugleston, Robert Petkoff and More!
by Stage Tube - Apr 29, 2016

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA) presents Sweeney Todd, featuring new orchestrations from Denver's own Grammy-nominated gypsy-punk band, DeVotchKa. BroadwayWorld brings you a first look at highlights of the production below!

STAGE TUBE: Watch the Trailer for DCPA's Gypsy-Punk SWEENEY TODD Featuring DeVotchKa
by Stage Tube - Apr 29, 2016

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts (DCPA) presents Sweeney Todd, featuring new orchestrations from Denver's own Grammy-nominated gypsy-punk band, DeVotchKa. Check out the promo video below!

STAGE TUBE: Cast Performs 'Black and Blue' from Porchlight Music Theatre's AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'
by Stage Tube - Dec 4, 2015

Porchlight Music Theatre welcomes the return of its multi award-winning hit AIN'T MISBEHAVIN', now through December 20. This week's Chicago Tribune Showcase features cast members Robin Da Silva, Sharriese Hamilton, Donterrio Johnson, Lorenzo Rush Jr. and Lina Wass singing 'Black and Blue' with accompaniment by Austin Cook. Check it out below!

BWW TV: First Look at Highlights of Porchlight Theatre's AIN'T MISBEHAVIN'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 4, 2014

Porchlight Music Theatre and Managing Artistic DirectorMichael Weber announce the Tony Award-winning Thomas 'Fats' Waller' musical revue, Ain't Misbehavin', February 1 - March 9, 2014, at Stage 773, 1225 W. Belmont Ave. This Black History Month presentation with book by Murray Horwitz and Richard Maltby Jr. and music by Thomas 'Fats' Waller and various other composers and lyricists features direction and choreography by Brenda Didier and music direction by Jaret Landon. Check out highlights of the show below!

BWW TV: First Look at Trisha Jeffrey and More in Mercury Theater's THE COLOR PURPLE
by BroadwayWorld TV - Aug 26, 2013

Mercury Theater Chicago, 3745 N Southport Ave., presents the Broadway musical THE COLOR PURPLE, based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Alice Walker, opening Monday, August 26 at 7:30p.m., and running through October 27, 2013. THE COLOR PURPLE stars Trisha Jeffrey (Broadway's Rent, All Shook Up, and Little Shop of Horrors and the first National Tour ofSister Act) as 'Celie,' JaSondra Johnson (Crowns at Goodman Theatre) as 'Sophia,' and Adrienne Walker (Marriott Theatre's Dreamgirls) as 'Shug.' Check out a first look at highlights of the show below!