Arvid Johansson is already on stage in the northern Swedish province before his basic training at Lund Dance and Musical High School; later he can be seen in Cabaret and in Malmö in Jesus Christ Superstar. Johansson attends the American Musical And Dramatic Academy in New York; during his time in the USA he plays Roy in A Chorus Line, sings and dances in Guys And Dolls, Hello Dolly!, Holly Jolly Christmas and in a production of the Handel opera Almira. Back from New York, he was engaged in film and television and as a performer on board the ZDF "Traumschiff" MS Amadea. In Lübeck he is on Sunset Boulevard, in Schwerin and at the Clingenburg Festival on West Side Story. At the Theater des Westens Berlin Johansson gives the Koukol in Dance of the Vampires.