FESTIVAL COMPANY

FESTIVAL DIRECTOR

2022 Featured Plays

Marcus Denard Johnson has worked as a director, actor, theatre-maker, and arts educator in NYC for 13 years. Directing credits include The African Company Presents: Richard III (TITAN Theater), truth: The Testimony of Sojourner Truth (Hope Summer Rep), The Wiz (Hope Summer Rep). New York Acting Credits: Pipeline (Mile Square Theatre) A Christmas Carol (TITAN Theater), Othello (Hudson Warehouse), Henry V (Gallery Players), Love's Labor’s Lost (Hip to Hip), The Exonerated (The Secret Theatre), Regional Acting Credits: The Meeting (Ocean State Theatre), To Kill a Mockingbird (Asolo Rep), The Wiz (True Colors). Marcus holds an MFA from the FSU/Asolo Conservatory, a B.A. in Theater from Morehouse College, and is currently an Assistant Professor of Theatre at Columbus State University.