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MICHAEL JOHNSON

Writer

Photograph of Michael Johnson
Photograph of Michael Johnson
Photograph of Michael Johnson
Photo by Paddy Gormley and Cartoon by Sheba Cassini

Michael Johnsonís work for theatre reflects his scientific/ academic background and his interests in history and French literature.

He is a keen supporter of AWL, having played a pivotal role in the administration of the group between 1997 and 2000. Michael was AWL Chairman from 2010-12 and took on the role of Secretary as well from 2011-12.

AWL Credits

Year
Director
Play
Type
2015
Reading
2011
Competition
2009
Competition
2009
Competition (2nd)
Co-written by Teresa Jennings Michael Johnson
2005
Competition
2005
Angelique Fernandez
Reading
2004
Emilie Brothers
Reading
2004
Competition
2002
Competition
2002
Reading
2002
Showcase
2001
Competition
2001
Competition
2000
Competition
1999
Competition
Year
Writer(s)
Play
Role
Director
2003
Melissa Docker
Painter1

Non-AWL Credits

Production
Notes/Venue

Marie Lloyd & Vesta Tilley

A musical entertainment based on the lives of the two singers, performed by Teresa Jennings and Gilda Waugh)

Production
Notes/Venue

Conversations

An argument over a mobile phone in a railway carriage

The Reluctant Genie

An old couple with a vast collection of oil lamps are fed up with the constant appearance of genies

Kiss the Boys and Make Them Cry

A man is reunited with an old flame

Immaculate Conception

Posh is pregnant, but by whom?

Out of Control

God and a woman argue the consequences of the creation of man

Springtime Has Long Passed

A wife, desperate for a child, is unable to handle the fact when she is told that she already is pregnant

Thatís Hardly Me

A pair of writers search for an idea on the theme up yours

The Law is The Law

A constable arrests all the participants at a Twelve Days of Christma party

Only Six Hours to Go

Saint Nicholas and Father Christmas reflect on their roles at Christmas

Production
Notes/Venue

The Lab

An adaptation (with Laurie Maguire) of Les Palmes de M Schutz by Jean-Noel Fenwick. A comedy, which ran for two years in Paris, about the discovery of radium by Marie and Pierre Curie. (To be produced by Andy Jordan Productions)

The Wind in the Willows

Adaptation for performance in the round - May / June 2009, Isleworth Public Hall

Gentlemanís Honour

Concerning the Shakespearean forger John Payne Collier, and the scholar-thief James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps, set in Stratford upon Avon on the anniversary of Shakespeareís three-hundredth birthday

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