Chiké Johnson

Chiké Johnson

Chiké most recently appeared as Dr. John Prentice in Guess Who’s Coming to Dinner, a co-production between Indiana Rep and Geva Theatre. Other recent productions: Ghost of Christmas Present in A Christmas Carol at the Milwaukee Rep and Crooks in Of Mice and Men another co-production between the Milwaukee Rep. and Arizona Theatre Company. Chike was last seen at American Players Theatre in 2014 where he played Othello, Winston and Pistol. His New York credits, Broadway; A Time To Kill and Manhattan Theatre Club’s Wit. Off Broadway; Lost In The Stars New York City Center’s Encores! and Ruined co-produced by the Manhattan Theatre Club and The Goodman Theatre. Chicago credits include; The Goodman’s Meet Vera Stark, Sizwe Banzi is Dead at Court Theatre. He was also in Steppenwolf’s productions of The Crucible, The Unmentionables and Huck Finn. Other Regional credits include a revival of The Unmentionables at Yale Repertory Theatre; Lincoln in Topdog/Underdog at Renaissance Theaterworks; Duke of Cornwall in King Lear at Milwaukee Repertory Theater; Cephus Miles in Home at In Tandem Theatre; Willie in Master Harold and the boys at Milwaukee Chamber Theatre; and Martin Luther King, Jr. in Smoldering Fires at First Stage Children’s Theater

Member of Actors' Equity Association, the Union of Professional Actors and Stage Managers