Theatre includes What the Butler Saw, Some Like It Hip Hop, Betrayal, Speaking in Tongues, Fat Pig, Hello and Goodbye, Top Girls, Via Dolorosa, and Beautiful Thing (West End), Haunted (New York, Royal Exchange and Sydney Opera House), Rose (National Theatre and Broadway), My Name is Rachel Corrie (Royal Court Theatre, West End and New York), Guantanamo (New York, Tricycle Theatre and West End), Arabian Nights and Our Lady of Sligo (New York), The Steward of Christendom (Out of Joint, Broadway and Sydney), Macbeth (Out of Joint, World Tour and Arcola Theatre) and The Permanent Way (Out of Joint, National Theatre and Sydney).
Johanna is an Associate Artist for Theatre 503 where recent productions include The Life of Stuff, Man in the Middle, The Final Shot and Ship of Fools. Her many other theatre credits include Fences (Theatre Royal Bath), Smack Family Robinson (Rose Theatre, Kingston), Straight (Bush Theare and Crucible Theatre, Sheffield), Medea, Romeo and Juliet (Headlong), Moon on A Rainbow Shawl (National Theatre), The Wind in the Willows (Polka Theatre), Blue Heart Afternoon and Lay Down Your Cross (Hampstead Theatre), Llywyth (Sherman Cymru and Theatr Genedlaethol Cymru), Charged (Soho Theatre), Miss Julie, Private Lives, The Glass Menagerie and A Raisin in the Sun (Royal Exchange Theatre, Manchester) and The Tragedy of Thomas Hobbes (RSC).
Johanna has also worked extensively at the Royal Court Theatre where her credits include Rhinoceros, The Arsonists and My Child. She has also lit numerous productions for Out Of Joint include Our Country’s Good, Bang Bang Bang, Dreams of Violence, Our Lady of Sligo, The Permanent Way and King of Hearts.Opera includes Carmen, Kátya Kabanová, Cinderella, Phaedra & Ariadne Auf Naxos and The Secret Marriage (Scottish Opera), The Marriage of Figaro for Classical Opera Company and Tobias and the Angel for Almeida Opera Festival.