Isaiah Johnson

 

Isaiah Johnson is currently starring as George Washington in the national tour of Hamilton. His previous Broadway credits include Mister in the Tony- and Grammy-nominated revival of The Color Purple, the Prince of Morocco in The Merchant of Venice, and Swing in Side Show.

Johnson was also a member of the original cast of Peter and the Starcatcher, and he played Raymond in Far From Heaven at Playwrights Horizons. He was featured as Lord Rivers/Lord Richmond in Sam Mendes’ Richard III, a touring production chronicled in the documentary NOW: In the Wings on a World Stage. Johnson received a Bachelor of Fine Arts from Howard University and a Master of Fine Arts from NYU Tisch.