Falen Johnson
Toronto, Ontario

Falen Johnson is Mohawk and Tuscarora from Six Nations. She is an actor, playwright and emerging dramaturg. She is a graduate of George Brown Theatre School. Selected theatre credits include: The Only Good Indian with Turtle Gals Performance Ensemble, The Triple Truth, Savage, Strong Medicine, Death of a Chief, A Very Polite Genocide, and Tombs of the Vanishing Indian all with Native Earth Performing Arts. She has also been seen in The Ecstasy of Rita Joe a co-production between Western Canada Theatre and The National Arts Centre. Recently Falen was seen in The River with Nakai Theatre as well as Tout Comme Elle a co-production between Necessary Angel and Luminato. Falen has just completed a performance of Where the Blood Mixes with Saskatchewan Native Theatre, and with Planet Indigenous and the Woodland Cultural Centre conducted performance based art walks around Toronto and other cities, titled Invisible Stories.

Johnson was also acting Coordinator of IPAA from 2011-2013.

Falen Johnson is featured in The Moth: True Stories Told Live