Marika Kent - Lighting Design


 

"AJIJAACK ON TURTLE ISLAND"  -  IBEX Puppetry  -  Photo By: Theo Cotes

 

Marika Kent is a New York City based Lighting Designer of new and classic plays, musical theater, dance, experimental theater, puppetry and site-specific performance.

Frequent collaborators include Ping Chong + Company, Theater Reconstruction Ensemble, Little Lord, The Barrow Group, and Ariel Rivka Dance. Her work has appeared in venues including The Pearl Theater, LaMama ETC, HERE Arts Center, The Barrow Group, New York Live Arts, The New Ohio Theater, Abrons Arts Center, The National Black Theater, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, LaGuardia Performing Arts Center, and The Brick.

She has received an AUDELCO Best Lighting Design nomination for The Last Saint on Sugar Hill (National Black Theater), and a New York Innovative Theater Award Best Lighting Design nomination for Now Is The Time... (Little Lord).

BFA: New York University, Tisch School of the Arts.