Kenneth Jones, 33, has joined Playbill On-Line as a full-time staff writer of news and features. Most recently he was chief theatre critic at The Detroit News, where he reported about and reviewed theatre since 1989. His beat included the Humana Festival of New American Plays at the Actors Theatre of Louisville, the Stratford and Shaw Festivals in southern Ontario and the Toronto market.
Jones was the Michigan reporter for Back Stage 1994-98 and his work has been seen in A&E Magazine, ART/NY's Hot Seats, The Oakland Press (Pontiac, Mich.) and elsewhere. He is a member of the American Theatre Critics Assocation.
Jones joins Playbill On-Line's full-time editorial staff, including Editor in-Chief David Lefkowitz, Senior Editor Robert Simonson, Regional Listings Manager/Staff Writer Sean McGrath, and Editorial Assistant Christine Ehren.
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