A. Victor Jones
Assistant Professor of Instruction, Producing Artistic Director of Theatre at Ohio University Lancaster
Victor is a theatre director, musician, and proud educator at Ohio University Lancaster (OUL). He has been on the Lancaster regional campus as the Producing Artistic Director since 2010. Victor has his Master of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre from the University of Miami, Florida, and his Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre from Otterbein University in Westerville, Ohio.
As the Producing Artistic Director on the OUL campus, Victor was instrumental in achieving the state-of-the-art $250,000 Wagner Theatre renovation project. He also founded the Ohio University Lancaster Theatre summer community production which is featured during the historic Lancaster Festival. Victor was awarded the “Professor of the Year Award” and the “Dean’s Special Recognition Award” on the OUL campus. His production of Moon Over Buffalo (Producing Artistic Director, Costumer) was invited to perform at the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, Region 2 (KCACTF) and received regional Direction and Scenic Design awards, and a KCACTF national Costume Design award. OUL Theatre’s recent production of LEGALLY BLONDE The Musical (Producing Artistic Director) won a regional Broadway World Award for “Best Musical.” Additional Producing Artistic Directing credits include: Jekyll & HYDE The Musical, The Drowsy Chaperone, next to normal, HELLO, DOLLY, Cinderella, West Side Story, The Producers, Little Shop of Horrors, and CHICAGO. Victor has led the OUL campus for 10 seasons, 37 major productions, and more than 40 student theatrical showcases.
Victor is a proud member of SDC (Stage Directors and Choreographers Society). He is a working actor and is represented by CAM Talent in Columbus, Ohio.