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Jon Clark

 
Bio:
Jon is an Olivier Award winning and double Tony Award nominated lighting designer, based in the UK. Theatre includes NATIONAL THEATRE: The Lehman Trilogy (also Park Avenue Armory, New York and Piccadilly Theatre, West End), Manor, I’m Not Running, Absolute Hell, Amadeus, As You Like It, The ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
Jon is an Olivier Award winning and double Tony Award nominated lighting designer, based in the UK. Theatre includes NATIONAL THEATRE: The Lehman Trilogy (also Park Avenue Armory, New York and Piccadilly Theatre, West End), Manor, I’m Not Running, Absolute Hell, Amadeus, As You Like It, The ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[West End, 2022]
Lighting
 
[Off-Broadway, 2022]
Lighting Design
 
[West End, 2021]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2021]
Lighting Design
 
[West End, 2019]
Lighting Design
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2019]
Lighting Designer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2018]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2017]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2016] Cancelled
Lighting
 
[Off-Broadway, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2016]
Lighting Designer
 
[Broadway, 2015]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2014]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2012]
Lighting Designer
 
[West End, 2011]
Lighting Designer

Jon Clark Biography

Jon is an Olivier Award winning and double Tony Award nominated lighting designer, based in the UK.

Theatre includes
NATIONAL THEATRE: The Lehman Trilogy (also Park Avenue Armory, New York and Piccadilly Theatre, West End), Manor, I’m Not Running, Absolute Hell, Amadeus, As You Like It, The Beaux Stratagem, Hamlet, Othello, The Effect, Collaborators, A Woman Killed With Kindness, Greenland, Pains of Youth, Our Class, Damned by Despair, Women of Troy, The Cat in the Hat, Beauty and the Beast, Hansel and Gretel.

ROYAL SHAKESPEARE COMPANY (RSC): Hamlet, The Tempest, The Comedy of Errors, Twelfth Night, The Merchant of Venice, The Winter’s Tale, King Lear, The Homecoming and Silence.

BROADWAY: The Lehman Trilogy (Nederlander, Tony nomination), Betrayal (Jacobs),
The Inheritance (Barrymore, Tony nomination), King Charles III (Music Box Theater)

WEST END PLAYS: Cyrano De Bergerac (Harold Pinter Theatre, Playhouse Theatre); The Shark Is Broken (Ambassadors); The Inheritance (Noel Coward, Olivier Award for Best Lighting Design), Betrayal (Harold Pinter Theatre), Pinter at the Pinter (Harold Pinter), The Jungle (Playhouse), Frozen (Haymarket), Cat On A Hot Tin Roof (Apollo), Doctor Faustus (Duke of York's); King Charles III (Wyndham's, Olivier Award nomination); Apologia, The Maids, The Ruling Class, The Pride (Trafalgar); Three Days of Rain (Apollo, Olivier Award nomination and Knight of Illumination Award); The Little Dog Laughed (Garrick), The Lover and The Collection, Dicken's Unplugged (Harold Pinter); Pinter's People (Haymarket).

Jon Clark Awards and Nominations

 
Outer Critics Circle Awards - 2022 - Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical)
Jon Clark, The Lehman Trilogy
 
Tony Awards - 2022 - Best Lighting Design of a Play Gold Star
Jon Clark, The Lehman Trilogy
 
Tony Awards - 2020 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Jon Clark, The Inheritance
 
Drama Desk Awards - 2019 - Outstanding Lighting Design for a Play
Jon Clark, The Jungle

Jon Clark News

National Theatre Announces DANCING AT LUGHNASA, DIXON AND DAUGHTERS, and More Photo National Theatre Announces DANCING AT LUGHNASA, DIXON AND DAUGHTERS, and More
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2022

The National Theatre has announced three new productions for 2023 and the revival of the critically acclaimed The Father and the Assassin. A new production devised by The PappyShow will tour directly to 55 schools across England, and National Theatre Live brings The Crucible, Othello and GOOD to cinema goers around the world.

Johnny Flynn, Tuppence Middleton, and Mark Gatiss Will Lead THE MOTIVE AND THE CUE  Photo Johnny Flynn, Tuppence Middleton, and Mark Gatiss Will Lead THE MOTIVE AND THE CUE in 2023 Directed by Sam Mendes
by Stephi Wild - Nov 22, 2022

The National Theatre has found its cast for The Motive and the Cue, opening in 2023. The cast will be led by Johnny Flynn, Tuppence Middleton, and Mark Gatiss, who will play Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor and John Gielgud, respectively.

Michael Balogun, Hadley Fraser, and Nigel Lindsay Will Lead the West End Return of TH Photo Michael Balogun, Hadley Fraser, and Nigel Lindsay Will Lead the West End Return of THE LEHMAN TRILOGY
by Stephi Wild - Nov 14, 2022

The Lehman Trilogy is headed back to the West End in January 2023, and the production has found its stars! The play will be led by Michael Malogun, Hadley Fraser, and Nigel Lindsay.

Photos/Video: First Look at Michael Luwoye and the Cast of MANDELA in Rehearsal Photo Photos/Video: First Look at Michael Luwoye and the Cast of MANDELA in Rehearsal
by Stephi Wild - Nov 8, 2022

The world premiere musical Mandela has released all new photos and video from the rehearsal room, featuring a first glimpse and early listen of the soaring new musical ahead of its opening at the Young Vic Theatre. 

Photos: Inside Rehearsal For the Young Vic's MANDELA Photo Photos: Inside Rehearsal For the Young Vic's MANDELA
by Stephi Wild - Oct 25, 2022

Prior to its world premiere at the Young Vic in November, Mandela, the soaring new musical infused with the rhythms of South Africa begins rehearsals in London. Check out all new rehearsal photos here!

Review: Sharp concept helps keep THE SHARK IS BROKEN afloat Photo Review: Sharp concept helps keep THE SHARK IS BROKEN afloat
by Isabella Perrone - Oct 3, 2022

What do you get when you place three actors at varying points in their careers on a boat, anchor them in the Atlantic Ocean, add a faulty mechanical shark to the equation, and delay shooting for weeks on end?

Simon Russell Beale and Eben Figueiredo Will Return to the Bridge Theatre in A CHRIST Photo Simon Russell Beale and Eben Figueiredo Will Return to the Bridge Theatre in A CHRISTMAS CAROL
by Stephi Wild - Sep 22, 2022

Simon Russell Beale and Eben Figueiredo will return to the Bridge Theatre in Nicholas Hytner's production of A Christmas Carol for four weeks only this December.

Photos: First Look at Helen Hunt in EUREKA DAY Photo Photos: First Look at Helen Hunt in EUREKA DAY
by Stephi Wild - Sep 12, 2022

The Old Vic and Sonia Friedman Productions have released a first look at Eureka Day, the European premiere production of Jonathan Spector’s multi award-winning play at The Old Vic, directed by Katy Rudd (The Ocean at the End of the Lane, Camp Siegfried). 

THE SHARK IS BROKEN Will Premiere at The Royal Alexandra Theatre in September Photo THE SHARK IS BROKEN Will Premiere at The Royal Alexandra Theatre in September
by Stephi Wild - Aug 9, 2022

The Shark is Broken - one of the most successful plays of the 2021-22 London season - will launch the new Mirvish Theatre season in Toronto. The comedy, which received  both critical and audience acclaim when it ran at the Ambassadors Theatre in London's West End, will have its North American premiere at the historic Royal Alexandra Theatre, September 25 to November 6, 2022.

Cast Announced To Join Helen Hunt in EUREKA DAY at the Old Vic Photo Cast Announced To Join Helen Hunt in EUREKA DAY at the Old Vic
by Stephi Wild - Jul 29, 2022

The Old Vic and Sonia Friedman Productions have announced the cast and creative team for Jonathan Spector's multi award-winning Eureka Day, which has its European premiere at The Old Vic this September, directed by Katy Rudd (The Ocean at the End of the Lane, Camp Siegfried).

Jon Clark Videos

VIDEO/PHOTO: First Look at THE SHARK IS BROKEN at the Ambassadors Theatre Videoplay
VIDEO/PHOTO: First Look at THE SHARK IS BROKEN at the Ambassadors Theatre

by BroadwayWorld TV - Sep 27, 2021

A new image and video has been released today for The Shark is Broken which opens at the Ambassadors Theatre from 9 October 2021.  

Breaking: Olivier-Winning THE INHERITANCE Will Come to Broadway This Fall Videoplay
Breaking: Olivier-Winning THE INHERITANCE Will Come to Broadway This Fall

by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 6, 2019

Matthew Lopez's Olivier Award-winning play THE INHERITANCE, will come to Broadway this fall! Directed by multi Olivier and Tony Award-winner Stephen Daldry (Billy Elliot, Netflix's 'The Crown') and designed by Olivier and Tony Award winner Bob Crowley, THE INHERITANCE will begin previews at Broadway's Ethel Barrymore Theatre (243 West 47th street) on Friday, September 27, 2019 and will officially open on Sunday, November 17, 2019.

BWW TV: Watch Sienna Miller and Jack O'Connell in CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF Trailer Videoplay
BWW TV: Watch Sienna Miller and Jack O'Connell in CAT ON A HOT TIN ROOF Trailer

by BroadwayWorld TV - Nov 17, 2017

The Young Vic's highly praised West End production of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof will be broadcast to cinemas around the world on 22 February 2018, marking the fourth collaboration between The Young Vic and National Theatre Live. Watch a trailer for the broadcast below!

Manchester International Festival Announces Cast for FATHERLAND
by BWW News Desk - May 17, 2017

The cast for Scott Graham, Karl Hyde and Simon Stephens' new production Fatherland has today been announced. The world premiere of this intensely physical production will be performed by a 13-strong cast, transforming the Royal Exchange Theatre in Manchester, from 1st July.

BWW TV: There's a New King in Town- Company of the Olivier-Winning KING CHARLES III Meets the Press!
by TV - Press Previews - Oct 6, 2015

The highly anticipated play about Britain's future king, King Charles III, will begin previews October 10, 2015, with opening night set for November 1, 2015 at the Music Box Theatre (239 West 45th Street, NYC). The company gathered on their first night in New York at 58 Gansevoort to meet the press and BroadwayWorld was there. Check out interviews with the company below!

BWW TV: 2010 Olivier Awards Highlights!
by Robert Diamond - Mar 22, 2010

Video highlights of the 2010 Olivier Awards!

STAGE TUBE: 2010 Olivier Awards Trailer
by BroadwayWorld TV - Mar 10, 2010

The 2010 Olivier Awards will take place on 21 March 2010 at the Grosvenor House Hotel, with Spring Awakening, Enron, Jerusalem and A Little Night Music among the standouts of the season with the most nominations. The Laurence Olivier Awards were established in 1976 as The Society of West End Theatre Awards, and Lord Olivier agreed to have his name associated with them in 1984. The Awards are run by The Society of London Theatre but are adjudicated by panels that are equally made up of members of the theatregoing public and experts chosen for their knowledge and professional experience. For more information and updates, visit www.officiallondontheatre.co.uk/olivier_awards.


Jon Clark Frequently Asked Questions

What awards has Jon Clark been nominated for?
Outstanding Lighting Design (Play or Musical) (Outer Critics Circle Awards) for The Lehman Trilogy , Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Lehman Trilogy Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Inheritance and Outstanding Lighting Design for a Play (Drama Desk Awards) for The Jungle .

What awards has Jon Clark won?
Best Lighting Design of a Play (Tony Awards) for The Lehman Trilogy.