© 2020 by Javon Johnson PRODUCTIONS

 RESUME 

 THE WRITER 

REGIONAL PRODUCTIONS

  • The Lark Theater 

  • Queens Theater in the Park and H.E.R.E Theater in New York

  • Grahamstown Festival in South Africa

  • Victory Gardens

  • Congo Square 

  • ETA Theatre 

  • Studio Theatre

  • St. Louis Black Repertory 

  • Horizon Theatre 

  • National Black Theatre Festival featuring Malcolm Jamal Warner 

  • Stage 52 

  • New Jersey Repertory Company 

  • Yale University™s Heritage Theater 

  • Dunbar Repertory Theatre 

  • Kuntu Repertory Theatre 

  • Jazz Actor's Theatre 

  • Columbia College

  • Pittsburgh's New Voices

NATIONAL TOURS

  • Married but Single starring Lisa Raye;

  • Things that Lovers Do featuring Kenny Lattimore & Chante Moore, Clifton Powell, and Kim Whitley for BACI Entertainment.

  • (co-writer): 3 Ways to Get a Husband  starring Leon, Billy Dee Williams, Lenny Williams, Shirley Murdock;

  • Cheaper to Keep Her starring Vivica Fox, Brian McKnight;

  • Recipes for Love starring Carl Payne, Paula Jai Parker;

  • Whatever She Wants starring Vivica Fox, Boris Kodjoe, Richard Rountree; "Cheaters starring Brian McKnight, James Avery, Wendy Raquel Robinson, Michael Jai White, Karen Malina White;

  • Men, Money & Gold Diggers starring Carl Payne, Robin Givens, Miguel Nunez, and Terri Vaughn;

  • Confessions starring the late Gerald Levert, Kelly Price, and Don DC Curry

  •  Marriage Material  starring Tank, A Allen Payne, Michael Colyar, T-Boz and Jill Marie Jones.

 THE ACTOR 

Broadway

Dave Robinson (Lombardi) Circle in the Square.

TV/Film

Films include:

  • Tyler Perrys™ The Oval

  • Boo! A Medea Halloween

  • Poor Jane,

  • The Watsons Go to Birmingham for Hallmark Channel

  • BET™s Let the Church Say Amen

  • MGM Barbershop 2

  • Tyler Perrys™ Daddy's Little Girls

  • NBC The Temptations

  • Askew Films Dogma

  • SC Educational Television Porgy: A Gullah Version

  • Morning Due film short CANNES Film Festival

 

Guest Star, Recurring:

  • Co Star on BET™s The Yard

  • STARZ Survivor™s Remorse

  • CW™s Containment

  • TBS™ House of Payne

  • FOX™s The Mob Doctor and Prison Break

  • History Channel™s Six

  • R. Kelly and IFC™s Trapped in the Closet

  • ABC™s One Life to  Live

Regional

  • Jackie Robinson

    • (Mr. Rickey Calls a Meeting) Looking Glass Theatre

  • Othello

    • (Othello) Pittsburgh Irish & Classical Theatre

  • Sterling

    • (Two Trains Running) Geva Theatre

  • Mickey

    • (Memoirs of a Junkie) Stage52, Los Angeles

  • Title Role

    • (The Stuttering Preacher) at The Complex in Hollywood

  • Flip

    • (Stick Fly) for The McCarter & True Colors

  •  Herald Loomis

    • (Joe Turner™s Come and Gone) for Baltimore Centerstage &The Goodman/Congo Square

  • Red Carter

    • (Seven Guitars)

  • Young Ali

    • (Ali) and Wendell Bailey (Before it Hits Home) for Congo Square

  • Sherman

    • (Crying Shame) for St. Louis Black Repertory & Kuntu Repertory

  • Tone

    • (Deep Azure) at the Apollo Theatre for the NY Hip Hop Theatre Festival

  • the Provost

    • (Measure for Measure)  for Pittsburgh Public

  • Asagai

    • (A Raisin in the Sun) for City Theatre

  • Guy

    • (Blues for an Alabama Sky) for Kuntu Repertory

  •  Cory

    • (Fences)

  • Pericles

    • (Pericles)

  • Macbeth

    • (Macbeth)

  • Joe

    • (Pill Hill). 

 THE PRODUCER 
  • Heaven (writer/actor)

    • a short film nominated for the African Movie Academy Award, directed by Chadwick Boseman (star of 42) featured in HollyShorts Film Festival, Pan African Film Festival, Cannes International Pan African Film Festival and Martha Vineyard™s African American Film Festival.

  • Largo (writer/actor)

    • short film in post production.

  • No Ordinary Love  (writer/director/actor/producer)

    • short film in post-production

  •  The Big Hit (writer/director/actor)

    • short film in pre-production.

 PUBLICATIONS  
  • Dramatic Publishing Company, Smith and Krauss of New York

  • 2004 Publication "Seven Black Plays Northwestern University Press

USA Today Weekend Magazine as August Wilson's Protege - May 2001 

Black Voices Quarterly “ Summer 2001 

The Cover Issue of American Theatre Magazine - October 2002 

Black Mask - October 2003.

Deadline Online Magazine - The Oval, 2019

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 DISCOVERY CLASSES 

Like any other career, embracing a career in the arts is an endeavor that involves passion, patience and effort. However, unlike other careers, it is critically important that you are taught the basic fundamentals so that you develop artistically in a way that is conducive to growth.  Our discovery classes are your right start.   and make changes to the font. I’m a great place for you to tell a story.

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