Johnson is an educator, director, actor and theatre consultant. He served as
artistic director of Performance Riverside where he oversaw the artistic and
fiscal operations of a nationally recognized musical theatre company. He has
directed for the Texas Shakespeare Festival, Shakespeare Theatre Company, Zeitgeist International Festival and Frontera Fringe Festival.
As an actor, he has appeared on the television shows, The O.C., Veronica Mars, Numb3rs and Medium and has
likewise performed at regional theatres across the nation – most notably the
Yale Repertory Theatre, Marin Theatre Company and South Coast Repertory. As an
educator, he has served on the faculty of various universities and
Nathanael teaches Acting Fundamentals, Introduction to Shakespeare, Acting Styles and One Act Performance.
M.F.A., Acting, Yale University, School of Drama
B.A., Theatre Performance, University of Evansville