Pink Lemonade

By Mika Onyx Johnson
The Queer House in association with Bush Theatre. Originally co-produced by HighTide

Due to the closure of our building and the ongoing impact of the Coronavirus,  Pink Lemonade has been postponed until we can re-open. Our Box Office team will be in contact to manage any existing bookings. We’re a small team so please bear with us.

★★★★ “Life frequently gave them lemons but goddam Johnson’s got the juice” – The Stage 18 best shows of Edinburgh Fringe 2019

Falling in love was sweet like sugar until the taste turned bitter. Caught between Simmi who wants it bad but ain’t a lesbian, and Token Toni who loves a bitta bashment and only dates black and brown womxn – Mika can’t seem to catch a break. 

Fresh from a smash-hit run at the Edinburgh Fringe, original beats collide with poetry, movement and storytelling in Mika Onyx Johnson’s ★★★★★ debut play. Don’t miss this ‘dynamic, witty and moving’ (The Scotsman) exploration of sexuality, gender and self discovery. 

‘powerful, poignant… storytelling at its best’
Broadway Baby ★★★★★
‘dynamic, witty and moving’
The Scotsman ★★★★
‘A call for a revolution of acceptance… Pink Lemonade is stunning contemporary theatre with both heart and message… a triumphant Fringe debut‬’
The List ★★★★


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Writer and Performer


Mika Onyx Johnson
Mika Onyx Johnson is an actor, writer and performance artist from Nottingham now based in London. Select credits include, as an actor: Michael X (Almedia), Screw (Channel 4/STV Studios), Reflection (BBC), The Girlfriend Experience (STARZ), Cyrano de Bergerac (Jamie Lloyd Company/West End) & as a writer: My White Best Friend (Bunker). Pink Lemonade is Mika’s debut play. It is also in development for TV with Balloon Entertainment and the BBC.


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