Script: Look Up
Genre: Musical | Drama
Logine: LOOK UP by Christine Toy Johnson is a movie musical about a veteran Broadway dancer who fears getting “the hook” for good after being sidelined by an injury at age 42. But she gets unexpected inspiration from a teenaged subway performer who challenges all her assumptions – and discovers that sometimes you just have to look up from your expectations to see who you can be next.
Bio: Christine Toy Johnson is an award-winning writer, actor, director and advocate for inclusion. Her plays and musicals have been developed at such places as the Roundabout Theatre Company, O’Neill Theater Center, Village Theatre, Crossroads Theatre, The Barrow Group and more. A collection of her work was inducted into the Library of Congress Asian Pacific American Performing Arts Collection in 2010. As an actor, she has been featured extensively on Broadway, Off-Broadway, film, and television; recurring guest star on The Americans, Law and Order: SVU and YOU. Executive produced/co-directed award winning documentary, Transcending: The Wat Misaka Story.
Contact: www.christinetoyjohnson.com | CToyJ@mac.com | 917-674-4732