Marcia Johnson has been a theatre artist in Toronto for over twenty years. Plays include Binti’s Journey, from ‘The Heaven Shop’ by Deborah Ellis (Theatre Direct); Courting Johanna based on Alice Munro’s ‘Hateship, Friendship, Courtship, Loveship, Marriage’ (Blyth Festival) and Late, an original piece (Obsidian Theatre Company).
The short opera My Mother’s Ring for which she wrote the libretto was nominated for a 2009 Dora Mavor Moore Award.
Publications include a monologue in City Voices: A Book of Monologues by Toronto Artists and Linden’s Sister, published by the Elementary Teachers’ Federation of Ontario in the collection “More than a Play.”
Marcia is an actor and teacher and is the new Vice-President of Women Playwrights International.