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William Johnson

Also Credited As: Bill Johnson
 
William Johnson Headshot
Date of Birth: March 22, 1916
Date of Death: March 16, 1957 (40)

Birth Place: Baltimore, MD, USA

Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1955
Doc
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1953
Public Poet, later called Hajj [Replacement]
later called Hajj [Replacement]
Public Poet [Replacement]
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1947
Performer
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1925
The Hangman
  [Broadway]
1924
Gaffe

Photos

William Johnson and Judy Tyler Photo

William Johnson and Judy Tyler

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Date:
10/22/2020
William Johnson and Judy Tyler Photo

William Johnson and Judy Tyler

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Date:
10/22/2020
William Johnson and Chap Wolff Photo

William Johnson and Chap Wolff

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Date:
06/06/2019
William Johnson and cast Photo

William Johnson and cast

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Date:
06/06/2019
William Johnson and Chap Wolff Photo

William Johnson and Chap Wolff

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Date:
06/06/2019

 

Stage

Performances
  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1955
Doc

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1953
Public Poet, later called Hajj [Replacement]

later called Hajj [Replacement]

Public Poet [Replacement]

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1947
Performer

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 1925
The Hangman

  [Broadway]
1924
Gaffe






William Johnson News

Chicago Writers' Bloc to Celebrate 30th Anniversary With 2022 New Play Festival Photo Chicago Writers' Bloc to Celebrate 30th Anniversary With 2022 New Play Festival
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 21, 2022

Chicago Writers’ Bloc announced that it will celebrate its 30th Anniversary with a benefit and staged readings of 10 new works presented as part of its 2022 New Plays Festival, running May 23 to June 14 at the Raven Theater in Edgewater.

The Collaborative Venture Supports the City of L.A.'s Mission to Plant 90,000 New Tre Photo The Collaborative Venture Supports the City of L.A.'s Mission to Plant 90,000 New Trees
by A.A. Cristi - May 10, 2021

The City of Los Angeles, Barnsdall Art Park Foundation, and Los Angeles Parks Foundation have announced an ambitious community initiative to restore and sustain the historic olive grove of Barnsdall Art Park in East Hollywood. The world- renowned 11.5-acre park and cultural destination includes Hollyhock House, created by Frank Lloyd Wright for Aline Barnsdall, which is Los Angeles's only UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Photo Flash: Celebrate the 65th Anniversary of The World Premiere of PIPE DREAM Photo Photo Flash: Celebrate the 65th Anniversary of The World Premiere of PIPE DREAM
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 22, 2020

Celebrate the 65th anniversary of the world premiere of Pipe Dream today, October 22nd with a look back at the original 1955 production, and the 2012 Encores! production.

Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards Photo Final Week To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards
by BWW - Dec 23, 2019

There's just one final week to submit votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 19th Update: MATILDA - Village Theatre Leads Best Musical Category in the BW Photo December 19th Update: MATILDA - Village Theatre Leads Best Musical Category in the BWW Seattle Awards Voting
by BWW Staff - Dec 19, 2019

We're heading into the final week of voting for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Vote today to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards Photo Just Two Weeks Left To Vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards
by BWW - Dec 16, 2019

There's just two weeks left to vote for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards Update: MATILDA - Village Theatre Leads Best Musical@ Photo BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards Update: MATILDA - Village Theatre Leads Best Musical@
by BWW Staff - Dec 9, 2019

There's just a few weeks left to make your voice heard and submit your votes for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The people have spoken nominations are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatre's achievements and performers are recognized!

December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Seattle Awards!  Photo December 2nd Update - Current Standings for the BWW Seattle Awards!
by BWW - Dec 2, 2019

It's December! Voting is now underway for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! Now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatres and performers are recognized. Check out the first set of stats below.

First Standings - Voting Opens for the BWW Seattle Awards!  Photo First Standings - Voting Opens for the BWW Seattle Awards!
by BWW - Nov 25, 2019

Voting is NOW OPEN and the first votes are in for the 2019 BroadwayWorld Seattle Awards, brought to you by TodayTix! The nominees are set, and now you can vote to make sure your favorite local theatres and performers are recognized!

Dixon Place To Present The World Premiere Of BRIGHT AND BRAVE: A NEW MUSICAL Photo Dixon Place To Present The World Premiere Of BRIGHT AND BRAVE: A NEW MUSICAL
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 16, 2019

The world premiere production of Bright and Brave: A New Musical will be presented at Dixon Place (161A Chrystie Street) from November 8 a?" 23, 2019.


William Johnson Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has William Johnson been in?
William Johnson has appeared on Broadway in 5 shows.

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