JASON H. THOMPSON designs projections and lighting for opera, dance, theatre, theme parks, commercial, architecture and corporate events. He recently received The Kinetic Lighting Award for outstanding achievement in theatrical design. He also received two Ovation Awards for Chavez Ravine [Projection Design] and Venice [Projection Design].
Select Credits: Broadway: Baby, It's you!. International: Die Walkure (Karlsruhe, Germany), Tri Sestri (Vienna State Opera), Tarzan and Frozen Sing A-Long (Shanghai Disneyland). Key Projects: Young Caesar, Hopscotch and Invisible Cities (The Industry), Cage Songbooks (Carnegie Hall), Chavez Ravine, The Steward of Christendom, Venice, This Beautiful City, Palomino, Throw Me from the Burnpile and Light Me Up (Center Theatre Group), Behavior of Broadus (Sacred Fools), Venice, The Great Immensity (Public Theatre), Cunning Little Vixen (Cleveland Orchestra), Wingman (Ars Nova). Additionally, he has worked at a number of regional theaters including: The Guthrie, KC Rep, La Jolla Playhouse, Signature Theatre in DC, Geffen Playhouse, South Coast Repertory Theatre. He’s also created two video installations for the Petersen Auto Museum in Los Angeles.
Jason is a member of United Scenic Artists, Local 829.
KAITLYN PIETRAS is a projection designer who is dedicated to exploiting and merging the mediums of theatre, architecture, and film into her work. Kaitlyn has received an LA Drama Critics Circle Award for RII [Video Design] as well as two LA Weekly Award nominations for RII and Slipping [Projection Design]. She has also received a New York Innovative Theatre Award nomination [Outstanding Innovative Design- Projection Design] for her work in The Gin Baby.
Select credits: Regional: Smart People (Denver Center for the Performing Arts), Unison and Mojada (Oregon Shakespeare Festival), Flora & Ulysses and OZ 2.5 (South Coast Repertory), Breaking Through (Pasadena Playhouse), Cuba Libre (Artists Repertory Theatre). New York: A Fable (Cherry Lane Theatre), The Gin Baby (IRT Theatre), Do Like the Kids Do and Shiner (IAMA Theatre Co.). Opera: Young Caesar (The Industry/LA Phil), Other: The Other Place and The English Bride, and Melissa Arctic (Road Theatre Co.), RII (Theatre @ Boston Court), Thieves and Slipping (Rattlestick West), The Jungle Book, Grease, Aladdin and Land of Oz (Owensboro Dance Theatre).
Kaitlyn is a member of United Scenic Artists, Local 829.