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Wonza Johnson

 
Bio:
Broadway: MJ the Musical. Theater: Hamilton (Original Philip Tour Cast), Muny, Tuts, MTW. TV: Blue Bloods, HBO’s Masterclass. U of M alumni, GO BLUE! All the love to his family, Buchwald, Telsey, and the entire team at MJ for this opportunity. (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Broadway: MJ the Musical. Theater: Hamilton (Original Philip Tour Cast), Muny, Tuts, MTW. TV: Blue Bloods, HBO’s Masterclass. U of M alumni, GO BLUE! All the love to his family, Buchwald, Telsey, and the entire team at MJ for this opportunity. (read complete bio)

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Stage Credits

  [Broadway]
Original Broadway Production, 2022
Performer (Swing)
  [US Tour]
Second National Tour, 2021
Ensemble
Alexander Hamilton (Understudy)
Marquis de Lafayette (Understudy)
Thomas Jefferson (Understudy)
Hercules Mulligan (Understudy)
James Madison (Understudy)
John Laurens (Understudy)
Philip Hamilton (Understudy)
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny Revival, 2017
Ensemble
  [St. Louis, MO (Regional)]
The Muny's 2015 Production, 2015
Ensemble

Wonza Johnson Biography

Broadway: MJ the Musical. Theater: Hamilton (Original Philip Tour Cast), Muny, Tuts, MTW. TV: Blue Bloods, HBO’s Masterclass.

U of M alumni, GO BLUE! All the love to his family, Buchwald, Telsey, and the entire team at MJ for this opportunity.




Wonza Johnson News

Photos: MJ THE MUSICAL Cast and Creatives Walk the Red Carpet on Opening Night Photo Photos: MJ THE MUSICAL Cast and Creatives Walk the Red Carpet on Opening Night
by Jennifer Broski - Feb 2, 2022

MJ features a book by two-time Pulitzer Prize¬ģ winner¬†Lynn Nottage¬†and a score made up of some of the best-loved, top-selling songs in recording history. Tony Award winner¬†Christopher Wheeldon¬†directs and choreographs.

Amber Iman, Gavin Creel, and More Set For Final Performance of NYPopsUp Photo Amber Iman, Gavin Creel, and More Set For Final Performance of NYPopsUp
by Stephi Wild - Aug 6, 2021

The event will feature performances by Broadway's Amber Iman, Tony Award winner Gavin Creel, Sasha Allen, Jo Lampert, Obie Award winner Whitney White, Hoofer Award winner Ayodele Casel, and more.

NY PopsUp to Present AN EVENING OF 100 BOYFRIENDS Photo NY PopsUp to Present AN EVENING OF 100 BOYFRIENDS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 26, 2021

NY¬†PopsUp will present¬†An Evening of 100 Boyfriends, curated by Whiting Award-winning author,¬†Brontez Purnell. The one-time-only event, featuring readings from Purnell‚Äôs critically-acclaimed book,¬†100 Boyfriends, will be held at¬†MoMA PS1¬†on¬†Friday, July 30 from 5:30 ‚Äď 8:00pm ET.

Bay Street Theater's On-Demand Catalogue Now Available For Streaming Photo Bay Street Theater's On-Demand Catalogue Now Available For Streaming
by Stephi Wild - Dec 17, 2020

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced that their catalogue of virtual performances and productions is now available for on-demand streaming at baystreet.org.

LITERATURE LIVE! Returns to Bay Street With Virtual Production of MOBY DICK Photo LITERATURE LIVE! Returns to Bay Street With Virtual Production of MOBY DICK
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Oct 15, 2020

Bay Street Theater & Sag Harbor Center for the Arts has announced the return of Literature Live! with an online theatrical production of Herman Melville’s American classic Moby Dick. This virtual production is adapted by Bay Street Theater Director of Education & Community Outreach, Allen O’Reilly.

Online Theatre Company Raises $16,000 Supporting Color Of Change and YWCA Covid-19 Re Photo Online Theatre Company Raises $16,000 Supporting Color Of Change and YWCA Covid-19 Relief Fund
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2020

Playdate Theatre, the first-ever online theatre company, streamed their virtual play festival fundraiser at the end of July.

First Ever Online Theater Company Announces Star-Studded Play Festival Fundraiser Photo First Ever Online Theater Company Announces Star-Studded Play Festival Fundraiser
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 9, 2020

Playdate, is an online theatre company exploring the space between theatre and film, that was founded by Talia Light Rake. 

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by A.A. Cristi - Jul 7, 2020

VIDEO: Watch Audra McDonald, Jelani Alladin, Denée Benton, André De Shields & More  Photo VIDEO: Watch Audra McDonald, Jelani Alladin, Denée Benton, André De Shields & More in #ToBeBlack In Honor of Juneteenth
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 19, 2020

In honor of Juneteenth, The Public has just released Girl From the North Country cast member Kimber Elayne Sprawl's collaborative interpretation of Hamlet's eternal a?oeTo Be or Not To Bea?? speech and performed by an incredible group of 30 Black actors including Toree Alexander, Jelani Alladin, Denée Benton, Marsha Stephanie Blake and more.

BWW Review: Theatre Under The Stars Ushers in a SPRING AWAKENING Photo BWW Review: Theatre Under The Stars Ushers in a SPRING AWAKENING
by Alric Davis - Oct 15, 2019

Theatre Under The Stars' Spring Awakening does more than entertain its audiences. It enlivens the fifty first season of the massive theatre known for their proclivity for golden age musicals and traditional fare and re-introduces to Houston audiences a production that highlights still-relevant subjects such as child abuse, teen suicide, sex education, gender politics, abortion and more.

Wonza Johnson Videos

VIDEO: First Look at SPRING AWAKENING at TUTS Videoplay
VIDEO: First Look at SPRING AWAKENING at TUTS

by Stage Tube - Oct 9, 2019

Theatre Under The Stars (TUTS) presents Spring Awakening!

Your Obedient Servants: Meet the New HAMILTON Tour Stars, Joseph Morales and Nik Walk Videoplay
Your Obedient Servants: Meet the New HAMILTON Tour Stars, Joseph Morales and Nik Walker

by A.A. Cristi - Dec 14, 2017

Producer Jeffrey Seller has announced that JOSEPH MORALES and NIK WALKER will lead the second national tour of Hamilton as Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr, respectively.

VIDEO: Shakespeare Meets Elvis in Highlights from The Muny's ALL SHOOK UP
by Stage Tube - Jul 14, 2017

Set to the chart-topping hits of the King of Rock 'n' Roll, himself, Elvis Presley, and based on Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, All Shook Up follows the story of Natalie, a tomboy mechanic with a longing heart, and Chad, a mysterious, hip-swiveling roustabout who is new to town and ready to shake things up. Set in the 1950s, and filled with secret crushes, hysterical shenanigans and matters of the heart, this is one Muny production that promises to have the entire family dancing in their 'Blue Suede Shoes.'

VIDEO: Go Behind the Scenes of The Muny's ALL SHOOK UP
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 13, 2017

Set to the chart-topping hits of the King of Rock 'n' Roll, himself, Elvis Presley, and based on Shakespeare's Twelfth Night, All Shook Up follows the story of Natalie, a tomboy mechanic with a longing heart, and Chad, a mysterious, hip-swiveling roustabout who is new to town and ready to shake things up. Set in the 1950s, and filled with secret crushes, hysterical shenanigans and matters of the heart, this is one Muny production that promises to have the entire family dancing in their "Blue Suede Shoes."

STAGE TUBE: Here We Go Again! Watch Highlights from MAMMA MIA! at The Muny
by Stage Tube - Jul 22, 2016

Mamma Mia!, directed by Dan Knechtges, choreographed by Jessica Hartman and music directed by Michael Horsley, just opened at The Muny. Click below to watch highlights of the starry cast in action!

STAGE TUBE: Kate Rockwell Talks The Muny's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST
by Stage Tube - Aug 3, 2015

Kate Rockwell (Belle) is proud to be The William & Kerry Holekamp Star Performer. Kate is so thrilled to return to The Muny after playing Jane in last year's Tarzan! Check out the video below!

BWW TV: Watch Highlights of The Muny's BEAUTY AND THE BEAST Starring Kate Rockwell, Nicholas Rodriguez and More!
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jul 30, 2015

Just in! BroadwayWorld and The Muny present a first look at highlights of Disney's Beauty and the Beast, which is running through August 7, 2015. With music by Alan Menken, lyrics by Howard Ashman and Tim Rice, and book by Linda Woolverton, this beloved family classic is directed by Matt Lenz, choreographed by Vince Pesce and music directed by Ben Whiteley. Check out a first look at the cast in action below!

BWW TV: Bryan Batt on Heading to The MUNY in HAIRSPRAY, His Broadway Career & More
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 24, 2015

The Muny is currently presenting Hairspray, winner of the 2003 Tony¬ģ Award for Best Musical, featuring music by¬†Marc Shaiman & Scott Wittman with a book by Mark O'Donnell & Thomas Meehan. The Muny's production of Hairspray is directed and choreographed by Dan Knechtges and music directed by Charlie Alterman. Starring as Edna Turnblad is stage and screen vet¬†Bryan Batt, who recently sat down the executive producer and artistic director Mike Isaacson and opened up about his career and taking on the role - check out the interview below!

BWW TV: Welcome to The Muny! Check Out Highlights from the Starry Summer Production of HAIRSPRAY
by TV - On the Road - Jun 24, 2015

The Muny is currently presenting Hairspray, winner of the 2003 Tony¬ģ Award for Best Musical, featuring music by¬†Marc Shaiman¬†&¬†Scott Wittman¬†with a book by Mark O'Donnell &¬†Thomas Meehan. The Muny's production of Hairspray is directed and choreographed by¬†Dan Knechtges¬†and music directed by¬†Charlie Alterman. Check out a first look at the cast of the starry summer production below!


Wonza Johnson Frequently Asked Questions

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

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


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