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Kristen Johnston

Also Credited As: Rollo Carnegie
 

Birth Place: Washington, DC, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2007
Kristen
  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Martha
  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Anna
  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park, 2004
Beatrice
  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Aunt Dan
  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Maria
  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2001
Sylvia
  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Sabina
  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Mary Kay Paterson
  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Rose
  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Tina(Wonderful Party)/Five Very Live(David Van Matre)/Mom/Sylvia/Reporter(Five Very Alive)/Ruth(The Age of Pie)

Photos

Roger Bart, Kristen Johnston, and Fred Willard Photo

Roger Bart, Kristen Johnston, and Fred Willard

From: 
Date:
04/26/2014
Fred Willard, JoAnne Worley, Pamela Adlon, Dayle Reyfel, Laraine Newman, Eugene Pack, Photo

Fred Willard, JoAnne Worley, Pamela Adlon, Dayle Reyfel, Laraine Newman, Eugene Pack, Jennifer Tilly, Mindy Coh, Kristen Johnston, and Roger Bart

From: 
Date:
04/26/2014

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Special Benefit Production, 2007
Kristen

  [Off-Broadway]
2007
Martha

  [Off-Broadway]
2004
Anna

  [Off-Broadway]
Public Theater's Shakespeare in the Park, 2004
Beatrice

  [Off-Broadway]
2003
Aunt Dan

  [Off-Broadway]
2002
Maria

  [Broadway]
Roundabout Revival, 2001
Sylvia

  [Off-Broadway]
1998
Sabina

  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Mary Kay Paterson

  [Off-Broadway]
1993
Rose

  [Off-Broadway]
1992
Tina(Wonderful Party)/Five Very Live(David Van Matre)/Mom/Sylvia/Reporter(Five Very Alive)/Ruth(The Age of Pie)


Kristen Johnston Awards and Nominations

 
Drama Desk Awards - 1993 - Outstanding Supporting Actress - Play
Kristen Johnston, The Lights

Kristen Johnston News

VIDEO: Nomad Theatre Presents INCH OFF THE TOP as Part of the Micro-Film Series Photo VIDEO: Nomad Theatre Presents INCH OFF THE TOP as Part of the Micro-Film Series
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2021

Theatre - thanks to lockdown - has evolved into a stage/cinema hybrid. Grant Neale's Nomad Theatrical Company understands this change and has begun presenting the Micro-Film Series.

SUBMISSIONS ONLY Will be Available to Stream Beginning Tomorrow Photo SUBMISSIONS ONLY Will be Available to Stream Beginning Tomorrow
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Nov 24, 2020

Submissions Only is a grassroots web sitcom that shows viewers what really goes on off-stage. The show follows the friendship of two theater professionals, an actress (Wetherhead as Penny Reilly) and a casting director (Colin Hanlon as Tim Trull), as they try to build careers in the notoriously tricky and often absurd world of Broadway theatrics.

Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, October 29- with Beth Malone, Next On Stage and More Photo Virtual Theatre Today: Thursday, October 29- with Beth Malone, Next On Stage and More!
by Nicole Rosky - Oct 29, 2020

Today (October 29) in live streaming: Beth Malone visits Backstage Live, Meet the Top 5 on Next On Stage, and so much more!

TEVYE SERVED RAW To Be Performed At Centenary Stage Company Photo TEVYE SERVED RAW To Be Performed At Centenary Stage Company
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 20, 2020

Find out what happens to the beloved characters in¬†Fiddler on the Roof¬†after the musical ends.¬†TEVYE SERVED RAW¬†is an evening of Sholem Aleichem material, with adaptations of his Tevye stories (‚ÄúWhat, Me Worthy?‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúGet Thee Gone!‚ÄĚ), scenes from his own long-unseen Yiddish stage version, and three of his purely comedic stories, newly adapted (‚ÄúStrange Jews on a Train,‚ÄĚ ‚ÄúThe Yiddish Sisyphus‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúA Stepmother‚Äôs Trash-Talk‚ÄĚ).¬†

The New Group Off Stage Continues REUNION READING SERIES With Events Featuring Matthe Photo The New Group Off Stage Continues REUNION READING SERIES With Events Featuring Matthew Broderick, Melissa Errico & More
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 20, 2020

The New Group is continuing its Reunion Reading Series of iconic plays from the company's first 25 years with two plays by Wallace Shawn, featuring the original casts from The New Group's acclaimed productions. Each reading, broadcast live and streaming on demand, benefits The New Group and other local initiatives and organizations.

Theatre Streaming Service STAGE To Offer Free Titles Photo Theatre Streaming Service STAGE To Offer Free Titles
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 7, 2020

Theatergoers, rejoice! STAGE, a new streaming service devoted to the entire world of theatre, announced today that it will be releasing free popular titles from its catalog!

L.A. Theatre Works to Stream LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART For Free Through April In Hon Photo L.A. Theatre Works to Stream LIPS TOGETHER, TEETH APART For Free Through April In Honor of Terrence McNally
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2020

L.A. Theatre Works will offer free streaming access to its recording of Lips Together, Teeth Apart from now through the end of April as a posthumous tribute to playwright Terrence McNally, who died on March 24.

 Photo
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 30, 2020

Caytha Jentis to Bring Her Film POOLING TO PARADISE to the Stage Photo Caytha Jentis to Bring Her Film POOLING TO PARADISE to the Stage
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 4, 2020

Play and Screenwriter, Caytha Jentis, will bring her new motion picture to live theatre with a special presentation of POOLING TO PARADISE, April 22, 23, 24 at 7:00 p.m. as part of Emerging Artists New Works Series at TADA! (Paul Adams, artistic director) https://newworkseries.com.

Howard Stern To Launch SiriusXM's New Hollywood State-of-the-Art Studio Complex Photo Howard Stern To Launch SiriusXM's New Hollywood State-of-the-Art Studio Complex
by Kaitlin Milligan - Sep 5, 2019

 SiriusXM and Pandora today announced that Howard Stern will commemorate the official October 7th opening of SiriusXM Hollywood, the company's new Hollywood complex featuring artist-first studios, with Stern's first broadcast from the West Coast in almost 20 years.

Kristen Johnston Videos

VIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at TEVYE SERVED RAW at the Playroom Theatre VideoVIDEO: Get a Sneak Peek at TEVYE SERVED RAW at the Playroom Theatre
by Stage Tube - Jun 19, 2018

A brand new video offering a sneak peek into the upcoming New York premiere of Tevye Served Raw made its debut today on YouTube. Watch it below!

BWW TV: SUBMISSIONS ONLY to Return to BroadwayWorld.com for Season 3 on March 3, Check out the New Trailer!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Feb 6, 2014

'Submissions Only,' Broadway's favorite webseries, is back with its highly anticipated third season. Season Three will be comprised of eight episodes spread over a 16-week period, and will air exclusively on BroadwayWorld.com beginning March 3, 2014.

VIDEO: First Look - Kirstie Alley Plays Tony Winning Broadway Star on TV Land's KIRSTIE, Airing Tonight
by TV News Desk - Dec 4, 2013

Below, get a first look at KIRSTIE, starring Kirstie Alley who reunites with her Cheers co-star Rhea Perlman. The sitcom also marks the return of Seinfeld's Michael Richards. The comedy premieres tonight, December 4 at 10/9C on TV Land!

VIDEO: Kirstie Alley Chats New Series 'Kirstie' on GMA
by - Dec 2, 2013

Kirstie Alley portrays a Broadway star in her new sitcom 'Kirstie', starring Rhea Perlman and Michael Richards.

VIDEO: First Look - Kirstie Allie Plays Tony Winning Broadway Star on TV Land's KIRSTIE
by Caryn Robbins - Nov 25, 2013

Below, get a first look at KIRSTIE, starring Kirstie Alley who reunites with her Cheers co-star Rhea Perlman.

STAGE TUBE: Kate Wetherhead, Audra McDonald, Max von Essen & More in Star-Studded First Trailer for SUBMISSIONS ONLY Season 3
by Stage Tube - Oct 1, 2013

'Submissions Only,' the popular web series which aired its second season on BroadwayWorld.com to much acclaim, and major growth, has released the trailer for its highly anticipated third season.

VIDEO: Kristen Johnston's Got Guts on WENDY WILLIAMS
by Tyler Peterson - Feb 1, 2013

Actress Kristen Johnston stopped by THE WENDY WILLIAMS SHOW today to talk about her revealing memoir, GUTS, and open up about her struggle with addiction. Check out her interview below!

VIDEO: First Look - Trailer for Amy Heckerling's VAMPS
by Caryn Robbins - Sep 24, 2012

Anchor Bay Films has released the trailer for Clueless director Amy Heckerling's new comedy VAMPS, starring Alicia Silverstone, Krysten Ritter, Sigourney Weaver, Kristen Johnston, Richard Lewis, Wallace Shawn, Justin Kirk, Dan Stevens, Todd Barry, Marilu Henner, Zak Orth and Malcolm McDowell. Check it out below!

BWW TV: SUBMISSIONS ONLY Season 2 Wraps with an All-Star Cast in 'Another Interruption' Finale!
by SUBMISSIONS ONLY - Apr 27, 2012

'Submissions Only,' Broadway's favorite behind-the-scenes sitcom, wraps its second season today with an all-star guest line-up like none before. Guest stars for Episode 8 include Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Nick Jonas, Harvey Fierstein, Kerry Butler, Jackie Hoffman, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Lea DeLaria, John McDaniel, Molly Ranson and cast members from the Disney Broadway hit, Newsies. Click below to watch the highly anticipated Season 2 finale!

BWW TV: SUBMISSIONS ONLY Season Finale Trailer with Nick Jonas & More!
by SUBMISSIONS ONLY - Apr 24, 2012

"Submissions Only," Broadway's favorite behind-the-scenes sitcom, will wrap its second season this Friday, April 27 with an all-star guest line-up like none before. Guest stars for Episode 8 include Jesse Tyler Ferguson, Nick Jonas, Harvey Fierstein, Kerry Butler, Jackie Hoffman, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Celia Keenan-Bolger, Lea DeLaria, John McDaniel, Molly Ranson and cast members from the Disney Broadway hit, Newsies. Tune in this Friday for the episode, which will air right here on BroadwayWorld, and click below to watch a preview of what's to come.


Kristen Johnston Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Kristen Johnston been in?
Kristen Johnston has appeared on Broadway in 2 shows.

How many West End shows has Kristen Johnston been in?
Kristen Johnston has not appeared in the West End

What awards has Kristen Johnston been nominated for?
Outstanding Supporting Actress - Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Lights .