Atlantis Entertainment, Novah and Johnson are in development on a live stage musical titled, ‘The Cloud’. While the storyline is under wraps, the musical explores the themes of young adulthood, identity, artistic expression in an effort to be heard, addiction, independence & immorality set against the highly addictive & culturally manipulative expanding digital platform, technology & social media age we live in today.
Jade Novah & Devin Johnson are not only an electrifying creative partnership, they also happen to be married.
Jade Novah is a multi-talented singer, versatile actress and YouTube Sensation having garnered over 20 million views for her covers, skits and original music. Her videos have landed her digital features on Rolling Stone, Ebony, Vibe, Perez Hilton, Ryan Seacrest, and more. Jade has also performed as vocalist for several major artists including Rihanna, Eminem, Jessie J, and the cast of FOX’s hit show, “Empire.” Novah is nominated for an NAACP Image Awards Outstanding New Artist (2019).
Devin Johnson is an accomplished Music Producer, Arranger, Musical Director, Film Composer, and Songwriter. Johnson has arranged and programmed for a host of artists including Rihanna, Nicki Minaj, Ariana Grande, Jessie J, Stevie Wonder, and Jennifer Hudson. Johnson was also the programmer and arranger for the final 2 seasons of American Idol on FOX under the direction of his mentor, Rickey Minor. Devin’s music has been heard by millions on TV and live events including The Grammy’s, BET Awards, Teen Choice Awards, HBO Concert For Valor, BET Honors, the MTV VMA’s, and many more.
The music and lyrics are being composed by Jade Novah, Devin Johnson & Nuno Bettencourt.
The book for ‘The Cloud’ is being written by screenwriter Leah Benavides.
Benavides developed her scribe voice in New York theatre and the prestigious Lincoln Center Directors Lab. In 2014 she was selected to be a part of NBC’s Writers on the Verge program. As a television writer Benavides staffed on two seasons of E!’s, ‘The Arrangement.’ Leah is currently on the writing staff for an Untitled Taylor Kitsch project at HBO and she sold a pilot to 20th Century Fox with her husband, Carlito Rodriguez. In features Leah recently completed on set writing work for the film ‘Bad Boys For Life’ starring Will Smith.