Jo Kilgour

Lighting Designer

Jo Kilgour is an Auckland-based Lighting Designer and Technical/Production Director with extensive touring and festival experience. Her work in technical management includes The New Zealand Dance Company (NZDC), Auckland Arts Festival, New Zealand Festival, Christchurch Arts Festival, and Taranaki Arts Festival. Her lighting design credits include Nell Gwynn, Amadeus, The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, The Book Club (Auckland Theatre Company), Kiss the Sky, The Absurdity of Humanity, Lumina (NZDC), Rushes (Malia Johnston), The Owl & The Pussy-cat (Tim Bray Productions), Ihimaera (Auckland Arts Festival 2011), The Pickle King (Indian Ink Theatre Company), Vita and Virginia (Circa Theatre), The God Boy (Downstage Theatre), Woman Far Walking (Taki Rua Productions/NZ Festival 2000) and Skin Tight (Tidy Theatre Company). Jo’s lighting design (along with Rowan Pierce’s AV design) for Malia Johnston’s Rushes won the Auckland Fringe 2017 Production Design (Lighting & AV) award