Rasean Davonte Johnson

Rasean Davonte Johnson, Yale

Rasean Davonte Johnson is a projection designer working in live performance, installations, and film.

Recent design credits include  Cymbeline (Yale Repertory Theatre), The Master and Margarita (Yale School of Drama), The Skin of Our Teeth (Yale School of Drama). Always involved performance of some kind from a young age paired with an uncomfortable amount time watching movies he has found the accumulation of those skills as his bedrock for future work. Recently interested in 19th century magic   his thesis covers the resurrection of african american magician Richard Potter.

Cymbeline | Rasean Davonte Johnson

Cymbeline by William Shakespeare. Directed by Evan Yionlous, Scenic Design: Jean Kim, Costume Design: Asa Benally, Lighting Design: Elizabeth Mak, Sound Design and Orginal Composition: Pornchanok Kanchanabanca, Projection Design: Rasean Davonte Johnson. Yale Repertory Theatre, University Theatre. Photo by Joey Moro.

The Master and Margarita | Rasean Davonte Johnson

The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov adapted by Edward Kemp. Directed by Sara Holdren, Scenic Design: Christopher Thompson, Costume Design: Fabian Aguilar, Lighting Design: Andrew F. Griffin, Sound Design: Sinan Zafar, Projection Design: Rasean Davonte Johnson. Yale School of Drama, Iseman Theatre. Photo by Rasean Davonte Johnson.

love holds a lamp in this little room | Rasean Davonte Johnson

love holds a lamp in this little room devised by the summer cabaret ensemble. Directed by Leora Morris, Scenic Design: Chris Thompson, Costume Design: Fabian Agular, Lighting Design: Joey Moro, Sound Design: Kate Marvin, Projection Design: Rasean Davonte Johnson. Yale Summer Cabaret, Cabaret Basement. Photo by Joey Moro.

The Untitled Project | Rasean Davonte Johnson

The Untitled Project devised by the ensemble. Directed by Ato Blankson-Wood, Scenic Design: Christopher Thompson, Costume Design: Montana Blanco and Robyne Jones, Lighting Design: Carolina Ortiz Herrera, Sound Design: Tyler Kieffer, Projection Design: Rasean Davonte Johnson. Yale Cabaret, Cabaret Basement. Photo by Joey Moro.