Kwame Johnson


Co-Founder and founding Artistic Director of Youth Theatre Interactions, Inc. Founder and Artistic Director of “The YTI Mime Time Players” and the “Intimate Realities “ Theatre Company of YTI. MFA in Acting and Directing from Sarah Lawrence College; William Henry Danforth Scholar/Fellow in Educational Theatre; Five times Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts Director including directing productions at Alice Tully Hall and Lincoln Center Out of Doors; Awarded the keys to the City of Detroit and a High commendation from the City of Los Angeles for work in theatre in those cities; Acting Instructor and Director for The City of Newburgh Youth Bureau, The City of Peekskill Board of Education, the Theodore D. Young Community Center, the Boys and Girls Club of Newburgh, the Boys Club of New York. Presently directing the production “American Moor” written and performed by Emmy award nominated actor and former YTI instructor Keith Hamilton Cobb.