RUSSELL LANGDON, a lighting designer based in Kansas City, Missouri, teaches stage lighting and creates lighting for our departmental productions. Over the last decade he has contributed lighting designs for theater, dance, opera, concerts, performance art, and other events. In addition to his work at JCCC, he has lectured or been a designer-in-residence at Missouri Western University, Oak Park Theatre, Shawnee Mission Theatre in the Park, and One Time Productions, among others. A proud alum of Northwest Missouri State University, Russell’s work has been seen in most Kansas City theaters as well as on local television broadcasts, most recently in the 81st Annual Plaza Lighting Ceremony. Formerly with Harvest Productions Inc., he recently joined Digital Sound Systems Inc. as a lighting designer and project manager.