joshua johnson

Born and raised in Christchurch, Josh studied performing at the National Academy of Singing in Dramatic Arts, where he attained a Bachelor of Performing Arts (Musical Theatre). 

Past Court Theatre productions include Dr Suess’s The Cat in The HatA Midsummer Night’s Dream and The Summertimes show Robin Hood (assistant director). 

Other acting credits include; Once On This IslandThe Laramie ProjectSpring Awakening as Melchior Gabor (NASDA), Rock of Ages (Magnitude Productions), Evita (Showbiz Christchurch) and the national tours of The Buddy Holly Story as Joe B. Mauldin, South Pacific and most recently Grease! as Doody (Ben McDonald Productions). 

Last year, he helped write and produce his own show; Dare to Indulge: A Guilty Pleasure Cabaret. Which was performed in the NZ Fringe Festival to a sold out season. 

When not working on shows, Josh occasionally performs at corporate and public events around Christchurch with the EPIC ENTERTAINMENT team.

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