MELROSE JOHNSON – is making her Lyric Theatre debut. REGIONAL THEATRE: Ain’t Misbehavin’, The Secret of My Success, Theatre Under the Stars; The Color Purple, Jelly’s Last Jam, Cape Fear Regional Theatre. OTHER THEATRE: Ragtime, Piedmont Opera; Das Rhinegold, Paul Roberson, Bird that Wants to Fly, Central Park Five, Trilogy Opera; Little Shop of Horrors, Cranford Dramatic; Thoroughly Modern Millie, Villagers Theatre; Hair, Chester Theatre Group; Once On This Island, Urinetown, Les Miserables, La Boheme, New Jersey City University. ADDITIONAL CREDITS: B.A. in Musical Theatre from New Jersey City University.