Lormarev Jones


Lormarev is currently an Artist in Residence at North Carolina State University.  She will direct In the Blood by Suzan-Lori Parks for University Theatre at North Carolina State as part of their Open Door Series, in addition to teaching a series of Viewpoints workshops for students living in the Arts Village.  While in the area, she will teach Viewpoints, Devised Theatre, Solo Performance, and Choreography Workshops for several Triangle area high schools and organizations.

Lormarev Jones is a theatre artist and educator who currently commutes throughout the South and the Midwest.  Lormarev directs and choreographs for musical theatre and plays; she teaches young people how to foster their own creative voices.  She received her undergraduate education from Meredith College, Raleigh, NC and her MFA in Theatre from Sarah Lawrence College.  With experience in solo performance, puppetry, stage management, and sound design, Lormarev is most drawn to new original works with interdisciplinary components.  When not on stage, you can find her at the bowling alley or analyzing a Colin Firth film.

Lormarev has been selected as an Observer for the SDC Foundation Observership Program for the 2018 – 2019 season.

Lormarev was recently interviewed for the Artist Soapbox podcast hosted by Tamara Kissane.  Listen here.

So far this year, Lormarev has performed in the ensemble of Cincinnati Landmark Productions‘s Oklahoma!, in addition to serving as assistant choreographer/dance captain, in Gospel of Barabbas for Hugo West Productions as part of the the Cincinnati Fringe Festival, and as Lorrell Robinson in Dreamgirls for The Carnegie.

Lormarev completed a two week summer residency at Playmakers Repertory Company as an instructor in their Theatre Quest Program.  She taught classes in Devised Theatre and Improvisation.