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Nancy Johnston

 
Date Of Birth:
January 15, 1949 (73)
Birth Place:
Statesville, NC, USA
Bio:
Broadway: ELF; Music Man; The Secret Garden. Off-Broadway: Jessica Gatewood in Splendora; Olympus on my Mind (cast recording); Merrily we Roll Along; Encore’s first season’s Allegro. Hold Me, Touch Me two years in First National Tour of The Producers. Regional: numerous. Highlights: Grey ... (read complete bio)
 
Date of Birth: January 15, 1949 (73)

Birth Place: Statesville, NC, USA

Bio:
Broadway: ELF; Music Man; The Secret Garden. Off-Broadway: Jessica Gatewood in Splendora; Olympus on my Mind (cast recording); Merrily we Roll Along; Encore’s first season’s Allegro. Hold Me, Touch Me two years in First National Tour of The Producers. Regional: numerous. Highlights: Grey ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Broadway Return Production, 2012
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Ensemble
Mrs. Claus
Emily (Understudy)
  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2002
Ensemble/Other Roles
  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2000
Mrs. Squires [Replacement]
  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Gloria
  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1996
Performer
  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Jessica Gatewood
  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1994
Ensemble
Hazel Skinner
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Alice
Mrs. Winthrop
Alice/Mrs. Winthrop
Lily (Understudy)
  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Alcmene/Charis/Delores (Understudy)
  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1986
Performer

Photos

Matt Dengler (center) with the cast (L to R) Rose Hemingwayin, Anthony Blaha, Emily D Photo

Matt Dengler (center) with the cast (L to R) Rose Hemingwayin, Anthony Blaha, Emily Daly, Nick Gaswirth, Nancy Johnston, Reathel Bean, Paul Murphy, Allison Carr, Anthony Apicella, Laura Darrell and Tony Roberts

From: 
Date:
02/22/2014
Allison Carr, Laura Darrell, Nancy Johnston and Emily Daly Photo

Allison Carr, Laura Darrell, Nancy Johnston and Emily Daly

From: 
Date:
02/22/2014
Allison Carr, Laura Darrell, Nancy Johnston and Emily Daly with Matt Dengler Photo

Allison Carr, Laura Darrell, Nancy Johnston and Emily Daly with Matt Dengler

From: 
Date:
02/22/2014
Laura Darrell, Matt Dengler, and Nancy Johnston Photo

Laura Darrell, Matt Dengler, and Nancy Johnston

From: 
Date:
02/22/2014
Nick Gaswirth, Reathal Bean, Anthony Blaha, Paul Murphy, Tony Roberts, Matt Dengler,  Photo

Nick Gaswirth, Reathal Bean, Anthony Blaha, Paul Murphy, Tony Roberts, Matt Dengler, David Green and Anthony Apicella; (Seated, L to R Allison Carr, Rosemary Hemingway, Emily Daly, composer Sheldon Harnick, Nancy Johnston, Judy Kaye and Laura Darrell

From: 
Date:
02/18/2014

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Broadway Return Production, 2012
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2010
Ensemble

Mrs. Claus

Emily (Understudy)

  [US Tour]
1st National Tour, 2002
Ensemble/Other Roles

  [Broadway]
Broadway Revival, 2000
Mrs. Squires [Replacement]

  [Off-Broadway]
1997
Gloria

  [Milburn, NJ (Regional)]
Paper Mill Production, 1996
Performer

  [Off-Broadway]
1995
Jessica Gatewood

  [Off-Broadway]
Encores! Concert, 1994
Ensemble

Hazel Skinner

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1991
Alice

Mrs. Winthrop

Alice/Mrs. Winthrop

Lily (Understudy)

  [Off-Broadway]
1986
Alcmene/Charis/Delores (Understudy)

  [Off-Off-Broadway]
Original Off-Off-Broadway Production, 1986
Performer

Nancy Johnston Biography

Broadway: ELF; Music Man; The Secret Garden. Off-Broadway: Jessica Gatewood in Splendora; Olympus on my Mind (cast recording); Merrily we Roll Along; Encore’s first season’s Allegro. Hold Me, Touch Me two years in First National Tour of The Producers. Regional: numerous. Highlights: Grey Gardens; Souvenir; Into The Woods, the Baker’s Wife.




Nancy Johnston News

THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB Comes to Flat Rock Playhouse
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 7, 2017

Designing Women, The Golden Girls, Steel Magnolias, Ya-Ya Sisterhood… Make way for The Dixie Swim Club - a hilarious and touching comedy about five Southern women who prove that friendships can last forever.The Flat Rock Playhouse 2017 season will continue with this charming Southern comedy, The Dixie Swim Club, which will run from July 7th through July 22nd at the Flat Rock Playhouse Clyde and Nina Allen Mainstage in the village of Flat Rock, NC.

THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB Floats Into Flat Rock Playhouse!
by BWW News Desk - Jul 7, 2017

Designing Women, The Golden Girls, Steel Magnolias, Ya-Ya Sisterhood… Make way for The Dixie Swim Club - a hilarious and touching comedy about five Southern women who prove that friendships can last forever.The Flat Rock Playhouse 2017 season will continue with this charming Southern comedy, The Dixie Swim Club, which will run from July 7th through July 22nd at the Flat Rock Playhouse Clyde and Nina Allen Mainstage in the village of Flat Rock, NC.

THE DIXIE SWIM CLUB Floats Into Flat Rock Playhouse!
by A.A. Cristi - Jun 20, 2017

Designing Women, The Golden Girls, Steel Magnolias, Ya-Ya Sisterhood… Make way for The Dixie Swim Club - a hilarious and touching comedy about five Southern women who prove that friendships can last forever.The Flat Rock Playhouse 2017 season will continue with this charming Southern comedy, The Dixie Swim Club, which will run from July 7th through July 22nd at the Flat Rock Playhouse Clyde and Nina Allen Mainstage in the village of Flat Rock, NC.

VIDEO: Watch Highlights and 'Lily's Eyes' Scene from THE SECRET GARDEN at Denver Center
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2017

The Secret Garden has book & lyrics by Marsha Norman, music by Lucy Simon, and is based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. The production runs now through May 28, 2017 at the Stage Theatre at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. BroadwayWorld is excited to share highlights and a clip of the song 'Lily's Eyes' from the production below!

THE SECRET GARDEN Adds Benefit Performance at Denver Center
by BWW News Desk - May 12, 2017

The DCPA Theatre Company announced today that due to popular demand, they have added an additional performance of The Secret Garden on Sunday, May 28 at 6:30 p.m. The performance will benefit the DCPA's student matinee program.  

Photo Flash: First Look at DCPA Theatre Company Production of THE SECRET GARDEN
by A.A. Cristi - Apr 27, 2017

The DCPA Theatre Company is proud to share production photos and b-roll from their production of The Secret Gardenwhich opens on Friday, April 28.   

Broadway and Local Talent Join Forces for Riverdale YM-YWHA Gala's THE DROWSY CHAPERONE
by BWW News Desk - Mar 2, 2016

Broadway luminaries and Riverdale's most talented performers will join forces for a Gala concert production of the raucously effervescent musical comedy, THE DROWSY CHAPERONE.

Photo Flash: Piper Perabo Leads VIP Reading of TWELFTH NIGHT at Bay Street Theater
by BWW News Desk - Aug 18, 2015

The Bay Street Shakespeare Initiative and Hamptons Shakespeare Festival presented TWELFTH NIGHT, OR WHAT YOU WILL by William Shakespeare last Friday and Saturday nights at Mashashimuet Park in Sag Harbor, NY. The cast included Piper Perabo (Covert Affairs), who starred as Viola. Both readings were free and we well attended. Scroll down for a look at the cast onstage!

Photo Coverage: York Theatre Celebrates SMILING, THE BOY FELL DEAD Opening with Sheldon Harnick and More!
by Genevieve Rafter Keddy - Feb 22, 2014

The York Theatre Company continues the Winter 2014 Musicals in Mufti Series Celebrating Sheldon Harnick with Smiling, The Boy Fell Dead with Book by Ira Wallach, Music by David Baker, and Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick. The creative team includes director James Glossman with music direction by Joseph Baker, and casting by Geoff Josselson. The limited engagement will play 5 performances ONLY February 21-23, 2014 at The York Theatre Company at Saint Peter's (Entrance on East 54th Street, just east of Lexington Avenue). BroadwayWorld was there for the opening and brings you photos from the festivities below!

Photo Flash: First Look at York Theatre's SMILING, THE BOY FELL DEAD
by BWW News Desk - Feb 22, 2014

The York Theatre Company continues the Winter 2014 Musicals in Mufti Series Celebrating Sheldon Harnick with Smiling, The Boy Fell Dead with Book by Ira Wallach, Music by David Baker, and Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick. The creative team includes director James Glossman with music direction by Joseph Baker, and casting by Geoff Josselson. BroadwayWorld has a first look at the cast in action below!

Nancy Johnston Videos

VIDEO: Watch Highlights and 'Lily's Eyes' Scene from THE SECRET GARDEN at Denver Center
by Stage Tube - May 12, 2017

The Secret Garden has book & lyrics by Marsha Norman, music by Lucy Simon, and is based on the novel by Frances Hodgson Burnett. The production runs now through May 28, 2017 at the Stage Theatre at the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. BroadwayWorld is excited to share highlights and a clip of the song 'Lily's Eyes' from the production below!

STAGE TUBE: Paper Mill's LEND ME A TENOR Doorknob Bloopers
by Stage Tube - Mar 1, 2013

What happens when you lose the doorknobs in one of the best 'door-slamming' comedies in the world? That is exactly what happened during the final dress rehearsal of Lend Me a Tenor at Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey. Watch the blooper video below!

STAGE TUBE: Audience Reacts to Paper Mill Playhouse's LEND ME A TENOR
by Stage Tube - Feb 20, 2013

Paper Mill Playhouse presents its winter comedy, Ken Ludwig's Lend Me a Tenor. This hysterically funny, door-slamming comedy features Broadway stars and Paper Mill Playhouse favorites including: Judith Blazer (Maria), John Treacy Egan (Tito), Donna English (Diana), Nancy Johnston (Julia), David Josefsberg (Max), Michael Kostroff (Saunders), Jill Paice (Maggie) and Mark Price (Bellhop). Lend Me a Tenor is directed by Don Stephenson. Lend Me a Tenor runs at the Millburn, New Jersey, theater through March 10, 2013. Click below to watch audience members' reactions to the show!

STAGE TUBE: Sneak Peek of Jill Paice, John Treacy Egan and More in Paper Mill Playouse's LEND ME A TENOR
by Stage Tube - Feb 14, 2013

Paper Mill Playhouse presents Ken Ludwig's Lend Me a Tenor. This hysterically funny, door-slamming comedy will feature Broadway stars and Paper Mill Playhouse favorites including: Judith Blazer (Maria), John Treacy Egan (Tito), Donna English (Diana), Nancy Johnston (Julia), David Josefsberg (Max), Michael Kostroff (Saunders), Jill Paice (Maggie) and Mark Price (Bellhop). Lend Me a Tenor will run at the Millburn, New Jersey, theater through March 10, 2013. The official press opening is Sunday, February 17, at 7:00pm. BroadwayWorld brings you highlights below!

STAGE TUBE: ELF's Jason Testa Tips Hat to CHAPLIN
by Stage Tube - Dec 23, 2012

Broadway's Elf The Musical and Chaplin share an upcoming closing date-January 6, 2013-and Elf's Jason Eric Testa made a special little video to commiserate. Click below to watch!

STAGE TUBE: Interview With Composer of SONGS FROM A GLASS HALF FULL
by Stage Tube - Jul 25, 2012

Gail P. Luna and 204 Main presents SONGS FROM A GLASS HALF FULL, a musical revue, about the different perspectives we take toward the moments in our lives, with lyrics by Sharon Springs' very own Drew Taylor and music by Robert Cioffi,.Check out an interview with the composer of the musical revue below!


Nancy Johnston Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Nancy Johnston been in?
Nancy Johnston has appeared on Broadway in 4 shows.

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