Kevin A. Jones

Lighting Designer

Kevin A. Jones has worked behind the scenes of the professional dance and theater community for more than 38 years. He was resident lighting designer and production manager for James Sewell Ballet for 20 years. His designs have illuminated internationally acclaimed ballets such as “Moving Works,” “Barrage,” “Outerborough,” “Appalachia Waltz,” “Your Move,” and “Guy Noir: The Ballet.” Jones designed for Minnesota Dance Theatre, CAAM Dance, and numerous other dance and theater companies. Kevin is the Production Manager for The O’Shaughnessy at St. Catherine University. Dr. Maya Angelou lauded him as “one of the best stage managers in America.” He designed and implemented the lighting and sound systems for the TEK Box at The Cowles Center for Dance and the Performing Arts. In 2017, he lit Sharon Eyal / Gai Behar’s “Killer Pig” for Gauthier Dance at the Colours International Dance Festival in Stuttgart, Germany.