Playwright about town. Recent Plays: House Writer for SALON SEANCE and Staff Writer for MAÑANALAND. OR, AN ASTRONAUT PLAY at The Tank; ROUND at the Samuel French Off-Off-Broadway Short Play Festival; PATIENCE at The Corkscrew Festival and Columbia University; IT'S A GHOST STORY with Homebase Theatre Collective; IN THE WOODS WE RETURN in Fringe NYC. Other plays include BIRTHDAY, BIRTHDAY BIRTHDAY; THE PROBLEM WITH MAGIC IS:, RUINATION, and STRIP HEARTS. Johnny has had work developed with JAG Productions (White River Junction, VT), 59E59 (NYC), Judson Memorial Church (NYC), and Theatre Lab (Boca Raton, FL).
Other cool projects: House Writer for SALON SEANCE; Staff Writer for MAÑANALAND; Collaborator for QUEEN at Dixon Place and BALDWIN[GIOVANNI]BRANDO at Columbia University.
Currently: Member of the 2020-2021 Clubbed Thumb Emerging Writers Group. Previously: Member of the 2019-2020 Liberation Theatre Company Writing Residency, 2017-2018 Shubert Fellow for Playwriting.
Finalist: Columbia@Roundabout Series 2020 (Problem With Magic, Is:). Semifinalist: 2020-2021 Playwrights Realm Writing Fellowship, 2018 Clubbed Thumb Open Commission, 2014 National Playwrights Conference. MFA in Playwriting: Columbia University.
Producing Director for InVersion Theatre based in NYC. Recent Projects: INTRALIA, THE WEIRD PARK, a soundscape; WE READ BOOKS series at the Tank; GREGOR at Access Theater; IN THE WOODS WE RETURN in FringeNYC; THE MOST UNDEAD TRAGEDIE OF ROMEO AND JULIET at The Drama League.
Producer and Administrator In NYC. Director of Artistic Development at The Tank. Other Recent Projects: Fornes Marathon at The Public (Volunteer Coordinator); WORK/PLAY at Columbia University (Producer); FOOD FOR THE GODS with Khunum Productions at La Mama (Line Producer).
Occasional Dramaturg and Theatre Helper. Recently: jazz singer at Abrons Arts Center (Assoc. Director; dir. Joshua William Gelb); THE HISTORICAL RANGE OF URSUS AMERICANUS at Coumbia University (Dramaturg); RED HILLS at En Garde Arts (Asst. Director; dir. Katie Pearl.)
If you'd like to see a full resume, send me an e-mail. I'm very friendly. I'm also on New Play Exchange, if that floats your boat.