G. Chris Griffin

Production/Lighting Director

G. Chris Griffin is in his fourth year as the Technical Director and Lighting Director for Alonzo King LINES Ballet. He has managed lighting and technical installation for LINES Ballet through 3 continents, 15 countries, and over 100 theaters including the Maison de la Danse in Lyon, France, the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco, and the Joyce Theater in New York City. Chris has also designed lights for many San Francisco-based choreographers in conjunction with the LINES Ballet BFA Program and Summer Program. Previously, he was Technical Director of the California Theatre Center and Diablo Ballet. Chris earned a BA in Theatre and Performance Studies with High Distinction from UC Berkeley. He began his world-traveling ways with the Ragazzi Boys Chorus as both chorister and Tour Manager.