Tasha Taylor Johnson
Tasha is an emerging composer, lyricist, writer and performer. She’s been tipped as ‘One to watch’ (Sunday Times), and her work ‘Different, fresh and Original’.
Most recently, the recipient of the prestigious Cameron Mackintosh Resident Composer Scheme, she assumes the role at Leicester Curve Theatre under the direction of Nikolai Foster. Her comedy musical Cult! Was a winner of Aria Entertainment’s From Page to Stage festival, and it’s 1st London showcase garnered rave reviews from industry professionals.
The show has recently showcased at BEAM2018 and will see a workshop this summer at Curve.
Credits as composer/lyricist and writer include:
Rinderland - Channel 4
George’s Marvellous Medicine - Leicester Curve
Burning Books - Leicester Curve
Pickled Central School of Speech and Drama
Cult! - The Other Palace
Clare Voyant - The Other Palace
Collaborations for director/choreographer Drew McOnie include:
The Journey Song - Sadlers Wells
Making Midnight - Latitude Festival
Shine - Sadlers Wells
A Ballet with Love - The Royal Albert Hall
Good Morning Midnight - The Jermyn Street Theatre
She’s toured the UK and played both Latitude and Wireless festivals with herwonderful band after the release of their EP Feed Your Ego, She’s also appeared in the West End and toured worldwide with Mamma Mia!, Starlight Express and We Will Rock You.
You can see her this year on Netflix, in Che Walkers’s ‘Been So Long’ alongside an award winning cast & creative team including Michael Coel, Arinze Kene, George Mackay and director Tinge Krishnan.
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