Set Designer(United States)
Julius Caesar. Previously: Lucia di Lammermoor and Julius Caesar (2003).
About the Artist:
Christine Jones is an award-winning set designer and the Artistic Director of Theatre for One, a portable private performing arts space. Her work has been seen previously at HGO in this production of Julius Caesar and in Lucia di Lammermoor, both in 2003.Her Olivier Award–winning scenography can be seen in the hit two-part stage play Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, which opened in the West End in 2016 and is scheduled to open on Broadway in 2018. Her Broadway credits include American Idiot (Tony Award), Old Times, Hands on a Hardbody, On a Clear Day, Spring Awakening (Tony nomination), The Green Bird (Drama Desk nomination), Coraline, and Everyday Rapture. Her West End work includes Close to You: Bacharach Reimagined and Let the Right One In. Jones made her Metropolitan Opera debut with her design for Rigoletto. Her designs were featured in the 2008 exhibition Curtain Call: Celebrating a Century of Women Designers for Live Performance at Lincoln Center Library for Performing Arts. In 2013, she served as the Denzel Washington Guest Chairperson for the Theatre Department of Fordham University. In 2015, she won the Obie for Sustained Excellence in Set Design. Jones has lectured at Princeton University and teaches at New York University’s Tisch School of the Arts.