Evan Johnson
  • Male
  • San Francisco, CA
  • United States

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Performance Discipline
theatre and performance maker
Evan Johnson is a queer theatre and performance maker working in devised/ensemble strategies, playwriting and physical theatre forms. His work includes text, character and story explorations, movement, improvisation and masks. Evan co-founded IT Speaks along with Jamie Van Camp in 2006 as well as 11.11 Art Group with Ernesto Sopprani in 2010. He teaches performance classes to young people at several local sites through SF Rec and Parks. A graduate of The Dell'Arte International School of Physical Theatre in Blue Lake, CA, Evan presented his original play for one actor, "DON'T FEEL: The Death of Dahmer" (with 11.11 Art Group) at Mama Calizo's Factory (RIP) as a 2010 DIY Resident Artist. Also at MCVF he co-created "SHAME!" with Naked Empire Bouffon (2009). IT Speaks has presented it's interactive comedic showcase "The Hello Show!" in 2007 and 2008 and taught physical theatre workshops to High Schoolers. Since moving to San Francisco in 2009, Evan has begun performing an eccentric female character named Martha T. Lipton (the failed actress) at bars and parties. Johnson studied character-based comedy with Master Clowns, Giovanni Fusetti in Boulder, CO in 2007 and at Dell'Arte with Ronlin Foreman ('05 and '06). Evan worked as an Intern with Double Edge Theatre in Ashfield, MA in 2006. Currently, he is working with The New Conservatory Theatre Center, as an Emerging Artist, where he will premiere his newest full-length solo work PANSY, in 2012. For more information on Evan and to stay up to date on PANSY click here: http://www.nctcsf.org/playwrights.htm

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email: lotsofevan@gmail.com

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At 1:51am on May 19, 2011, Minna Harri Experience Set said…
Thanks Evan! Hopefully many people will react.
At 6:49pm on May 17, 2011, Minna Harri Experience Set said…
Hi Evan!

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