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Matthew Johnson

 
Bio:
Matthew Johnson was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, and recently completed his freshman year as a dance major at The Juilliard School. Johnson is making his Broadway debut with West Side Story. Prior to Juilliard, Johnson attended Edward R. Murrow High School as a theater major. In 2013, he ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Matthew Johnson was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, and recently completed his freshman year as a dance major at The Juilliard School. Johnson is making his Broadway debut with West Side Story. Prior to Juilliard, Johnson attended Edward R. Murrow High School as a theater major. In 2013, he ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2020
Baby John

Photos

Gus Reed, Elijah A Carter, Kevin Csolak, Tyler Eisenreich, Ahmad Simmons, Jordan Dobs Photo

Gus Reed, Elijah A Carter, Kevin Csolak, Tyler Eisenreich, Ahmad Simmons, Jordan Dobson, Corey John Snide, Jarred Manista, Isaac Powell, Middle (standing, left to right) Dharon E. Jones, Matthew Johnson, Zuri Noelle Ford Front row (floor, left to right) Emilio Ramos, Michael Seltzer, Daniel Ching

From: 
Date:
02/21/2020
Alyssa Fox performs ?Once Upon A Time? from Brooklyn featuring the Queer Black Men in Photo

Alyssa Fox performs ?Once Upon A Time? from Brooklyn featuring the Queer Black Men in the Middle Choir. TOP: Matthew Johnson Harris, Wesley Rowell, Daryl Douglas, Jason Mullings and Elijah Caldwell. B

From: 
Date:
11/08/2019
Aisha Jackson, Alyssa Fox, Brie Zimmer, Matthew Johnson Harris, Drew Wutke, and Moms  Photo

Aisha Jackson, Alyssa Fox, Brie Zimmer, Matthew Johnson Harris, Drew Wutke, and Moms Demand Action Volunteers.

From: 
Date:
11/08/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2020
Baby John

Matthew Johnson Biography

Matthew Johnson was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York, and recently completed his freshman year as a dance major at The Juilliard School. Johnson is making his Broadway debut with West Side Story. Prior to Juilliard, Johnson attended Edward R. Murrow High School as a theater major. In 2013, he performed at the Broadway Beacon Awards, and during this time he performed with the Boys & Girls Choir of Harlem. He has had the privilege to perform with them at events such as Superbowl XLVIII’s Superbowl Boulevard. Johnson also attended the Alvin Ailey School Professional Division Summer Intensives and the Hubbard Street Pre- Professional Repertoire Intensive.





Matthew Johnson News

Cast Announced for THE WHO'S TOMMY at Algonquin Arts Theatre Photo Cast Announced for THE WHO'S TOMMY at Algonquin Arts Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 25, 2022

Algonquin Arts Theatre has announced the cast and creative team for its August musical, The Who’s Tommy. The show will run at Algonquin Arts Theatre from Friday, August 12 through Sunday, August 21.

Black Theatre Coalition Announces Inaugural Directing Fellow, TaNisha Fordham Photo Black Theatre Coalition Announces Inaugural Directing Fellow, TaNisha Fordham
by Chloe Rabinowitz - May 5, 2022

Black Theatre Coalition today that TaNisha Fordham has been chosen as the recipient of the inaugural Directing Fellowship.

Black Theatre Coalition Announces Davon Williams as Communications Director Photo Black Theatre Coalition Announces Davon Williams as Communications Director
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 12, 2022

Concluding BTC’s Building New Pathways gala event on March 27, Co-founders T. Oliver Reid, Warren Adams, and Reginald 'Reggie' Van Lee, joined by Board members Aaliytha Stevens and Naila McKenzie, along with Executive Director Olivia Jones and Program Director Nik Whitcomb announced today the addition of Davon Williams as Communications Director.

Mike Zito and Albert Castiglia Join Together for BLOOD BROTHERS Blues Tour Photo Mike Zito and Albert Castiglia Join Together for BLOOD BROTHERS Blues Tour
by Marissa Tomeo - Apr 1, 2022

Gulf Coast Records announces what promises to be THE blues music tour of the year: “Blood Brothers,” featuring Blues Music Award-winners Mike Zito and Albert Castiglia, which kicks off in late March and goes through April.  

Norm Lewis, Alex Newell, Wynton Marsalis & More to Take Part in Black Theatre Coaliti Photo Norm Lewis, Alex Newell, Wynton Marsalis & More to Take Part in Black Theatre Coalition Gala
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 21, 2022

Co-founders T. Oliver Reid, Warren Adams, and Reginald “Reggie” Van Lee, Board members Aaliytha Stevens and Naila McKenzie, along with Executive Director Olivia Jones, Program Director Nik Whitcomb & more announced today their upcoming virtual gala, BUILDING NEW PATHWAYS, streaming on Sunday, March 27, 2022 at 7pm.

Ailey Extension Celebrates Black History Month with On-Demand Series and Themed Works Photo Ailey Extension Celebrates Black History Month with On-Demand Series and Themed Workshops
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 2, 2022

In celebration of Black History Month, Ailey Extension is launching Ailey Legacy On-Demand, a series of on-demand workshops taught by the stars of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater and presenting a variety of  workshops and classes that highlight Black contributions to the world of dance.

Ailey All Access Series Of Digital Performance Broadcasts Runs January 31 - June 20 Photo Ailey All Access Series Of Digital Performance Broadcasts Runs January 31 - June 20
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 20, 2022

The Ailey organization committed to furthering the pioneering vision of its founder Alvin Ailey continues to find ways to build community, inspire, and celebrate the indomitable human spirit through dance with a new slate of digital programing in conjunction with Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater's national tour marking Artistic Director Robert Battle's 10th anniversary and 50 years of Cry.

Ailey Extension Kicks Off 2022 With Celebration Of Founder, New Weekly Classes, and D Photo Ailey Extension Kicks Off 2022 With Celebration Of Founder, New Weekly Classes, and Dance Cardio Workshop
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 6, 2022

Ailey Extension is helping people all around the world kickstart their 2022 resolutions with new workshops and weekly classes to help make movement part of a fun and healthy lifestyle.

Guitarist Mike Zito Blasts Off With New Double Live CD Set 'Blues For The Southside' Photo Guitarist Mike Zito Blasts Off With New Double Live CD Set 'Blues For The Southside'
by A.A. Cristi - Jan 5, 2022

With numerous Blues Music Award honors under his belt, Mike Zito, co-owner of Texas-based Gulf Coast Records (which has birthed a number of critically-acclaimed blues/rock albums since its 2018 inception), announces a February 18th release date for his new double live album set, Blues for the Southside.

BWW Review: The Phenomenal Cynthia Erivo Simply WOWS In Her Hollywood Bowl Debut! Photo BWW Review: The Phenomenal Cynthia Erivo Simply WOWS In Her Hollywood Bowl Debut!
by Gil Kaan - Jul 31, 2021

The Hollywood Bowl audience, filled with theatre aficionados and people with an appreciation for great singing, got their money’s worth and much more with a full-bodied, whole-hearted concert performance by the incredible Cynthia Erivo. Cynthia’s powerful vocals backed by her raw, genuine emotions ignited all her cover versions of other women’s definitive classics making them all distinctly her own.

Matthew Johnson Videos

SHIM Co-Writes RESIDENT EVIL 2 End Song VideoSHIM Co-Writes RESIDENT EVIL 2 End Song
by Abigail Charpentier - Jul 18, 2019

The 'Resident Evil 2' ending theme song, 'Saudade,' features the vocal talents of SHIM and was co-written by Cody Matthew Johnson and Shim. The lyrics were written by Shim, Cody Matthew Johnson and Jeff Rona and it was produced by Jeff Rona and Cody Matthew Johnson.

VIDEO: First Look - Trailer for Comedy THE DIRTIES
by - Jan 11, 2013

Matthew Johnson directed, co-wrote (with Evan Morgan), and stars (alongside Owen Williams) in THE DIRTIES, a film Slamdance is calling "a rare gem - a hilarious, touching, and socially relevant film" Check out the trailer below!


Matthew Johnson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Matthew Johnson been in?
Matthew Johnson has appeared on Broadway in 1 shows.

How many West End shows has Matthew Johnson been in?
Matthew Johnson has not appeared in the West End