Ken Billington

Designer, Assistant, Production Crew, Production Crew
( b. Oct 29, 1946 White Plains, New York, USA ) Male

Broadway Production Credits

Gettin' The Band Back Together
Musical, Comedy, Original
Aug 13, 2018 - Present
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Sunday in the Park with George
Musical, Revival
Feb 23, 2017 - Apr 23, 2017
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Dames at Sea
Musical, Comedy, Original
Oct 22, 2015 - Jan 03, 2016
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Amazing Grace
Musical, Original
Jul 16, 2015 - Oct 25, 2015
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

It Shoulda Been You
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 14, 2015 - Aug 09, 2015
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Act One
Play, Original
Apr 17, 2014 - Jun 15, 2014
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Chaplin
Musical, Original
Sep 10, 2012 - Jan 06, 2013
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Don't Dress for Dinner
Play, Comedy, Original
Apr 26, 2012 - Jun 17, 2012
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Shatner's World: We Just Live in It
Special, Solo, Original
Feb 16, 2012 - Mar 04, 2012
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Hugh Jackman, Back on Broadway
Special, Concert, Original
Nov 10, 2011 - Jan 01, 2012
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Scottsboro Boys
Musical, Drama, Original
Oct 31, 2010 - Dec 12, 2010
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Sondheim on Sondheim
Musical, Revue, Original
Apr 22, 2010 - Jun 27, 2010
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Looped
Play, Comedy, Original
Mar 14, 2010 - Apr 11, 2010
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Irving Berlin's White Christmas
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 22, 2009 - Jan 03, 2010
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Finian's Rainbow
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Oct 29, 2009 - Jan 17, 2010
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Bye Bye Birdie
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Oct 15, 2009 - Jan 24, 2010
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Story of My Life
Musical, Original
Feb 19, 2009 - Feb 22, 2009
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Irving Berlin's White Christmas
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 23, 2008 - Jan 04, 2009
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

[title of show]
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jul 17, 2008 - Oct 12, 2008
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Sunday in the Park with George
Musical, Revival
Feb 21, 2008 - Jun 29, 2008
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

High Fidelity
Musical, Comedy, Original
Dec 07, 2006 - Dec 17, 2006
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Drowsy Chaperone
Musical, Comedy, Original
May 01, 2006 - Dec 30, 2007
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Ring of Fire
Musical, Original
Mar 12, 2006 - Apr 30, 2006
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Drowning Crow
Play, Drama, Original
Feb 19, 2004 - Apr 04, 2004
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Dance of the Vampires
Musical, Comedy, Original
Dec 09, 2002 - Jan 25, 2003
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

If you ever leave me...I'm going with you!
Play, Comedy, Original
Aug 06, 2001 - Sep 23, 2001
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Search for Signs of Intelligent Life in the Universe
Play, Solo, Revival
Nov 16, 2000 - May 20, 2001
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Riverdance - On Broadway
Musical, Dance, Revue, Original
Mar 16, 2000 - Aug 26, 2001
Scenic and Lighting Supervisor: K.B. Associates

Waiting in the Wings
Play, Original
Dec 16, 1999 - May 28, 2000
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Footloose
Musical, Original
Oct 22, 1998 - Jul 02, 2000
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

An Evening with Jerry Herman
Musical, Revue, Original
Jul 28, 1998 - Aug 23, 1998
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Candide
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Apr 29, 1997 - Jul 27, 1997
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Dream
Musical, Revue, Original
Apr 03, 1997 - Jul 06, 1997
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Annie
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Mar 26, 1997 - Oct 19, 1997
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Chicago
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Nov 14, 1996 - Present
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Apple Doesn't Fall...
Play, Original
Apr 14, 1996 - Apr 14, 1996
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Inherit the Wind
Play, Drama, Revival
Apr 04, 1996 - May 12, 1996
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Hello, Dolly!
Musical, Comedy, Revival
Oct 19, 1995 - Jan 28, 1996
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Moon Over Buffalo
Play, Comedy, Original
Oct 01, 1995 - Jun 30, 1996
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Buttons On Broadway
Special, Solo, Stand-up, Original
Jun 08, 1995 - Jul 16, 1995
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

A Little More Magic
Special, Puppets, Original
Mar 17, 1994 - Apr 10, 1994
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Red Shoes
Musical, Original
Dec 16, 1993 - Dec 19, 1993
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Ain't Broadway Grand
Musical, Comedy, Original
Apr 18, 1993 - May 09, 1993
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Metro
Musical, Original
Apr 16, 1992 - Apr 26, 1992
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Big Love
Play, Solo, Original
Mar 03, 1991 - Apr 07, 1991
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Nov 18, 1990 - Jun 16, 1991
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Lettice and Lovage
Play, Comedy, Original
Mar 25, 1990 - Dec 23, 1990
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Tru
Play, Solo, Original
Dec 14, 1989 - Sep 01, 1990
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Meet Me in St. Louis
Musical, Comedy, Original
Nov 02, 1989 - Jun 10, 1990
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Late Nite Comic
Musical, Original
Oct 15, 1987 - Oct 17, 1987
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Roza
Musical, Original
Oct 01, 1987 - Oct 11, 1987
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Stardust
Musical, Revue, Original
Feb 19, 1987 - May 17, 1987
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Sweet Sue
Play, Original
Jan 08, 1987 - May 31, 1987
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

A Little Like Magic
Special, Puppets, Original
Oct 26, 1986 - Dec 07, 1986
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Jerome Kern Goes to Hollywood
Musical, Revue, Original
Jan 23, 1986 - Feb 02, 1986
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Grind
Musical, Original
Apr 16, 1985 - Jun 22, 1985
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Home Front
Play, Original
Jan 02, 1985 - Jan 12, 1985
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Three Musketeers
Musical, Revival
Nov 11, 1984 - Nov 18, 1984
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

End of the World
Play, Original
May 06, 1984 - Jun 02, 1984
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Play Memory
Play, Original
Apr 26, 1984 - Apr 29, 1984
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Shirley MacLaine on Broadway
Special, Original
Apr 19, 1984 - May 27, 1984
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Foxfire
Play, Play with music, Original
Nov 11, 1982 - May 15, 1983
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

A Doll's Life
Musical, Original
Sep 23, 1982 - Sep 26, 1982
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Blues in the Night
Musical, Revue, Original
Jun 02, 1982 - Jul 18, 1982
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

A Talent for Murder
Play, Comedy, Mystery, Original
Oct 01, 1981 - Dec 06, 1981
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

My Fair Lady
Musical, Comedy, Romantic Comedy, Revival
Aug 18, 1981 - Nov 29, 1981
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Jul 09, 1981 - Aug 23, 1981
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Wally's Cafe
Play, Comedy, Original
Jun 12, 1981 - Jun 21, 1981
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Copperfield
Musical, Original
Apr 13, 1981 - Apr 26, 1981
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Perfectly Frank
Musical, Revue, Original
Nov 30, 1980 - Dec 13, 1980
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Happy New Year
Musical, Original
Apr 27, 1980 - May 10, 1980
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

But Never Jam Today
Musical, Original
Jul 31, 1979 - Aug 05, 1979
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Madwoman of Central Park West
Musical, Comedy, Original
Jun 13, 1979 - Aug 25, 1979
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Sweeney Todd
Musical, Thriller, Original
Mar 01, 1979 - Jun 29, 1980
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Working
Musical, Original
May 14, 1978 - Jun 04, 1978
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

On the Twentieth Century
Musical, Comedy, Original
Feb 19, 1978 - Mar 18, 1979
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Do You Turn Somersaults?
Play, Romance, Original
Jan 09, 1978 - Jan 21, 1978
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Some of My Best Friends
Play, Original
Oct 25, 1977 - Oct 29, 1977
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Side by Side by Sondheim
Musical, Revue, Original
Apr 18, 1977 - Mar 19, 1978
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Fiddler on the Roof
Musical, Comedy, Drama, Revival
Dec 28, 1976 - May 21, 1977
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Wheelbarrow Closers
Play, Original
Oct 11, 1976 - Oct 16, 1976
Supervised by Ken Billington

Checking Out
Play, Original
Sep 14, 1976 - Sep 25, 1976
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Sweet Bird of Youth
Play, Drama, Revival
Dec 29, 1975 - Feb 08, 1976
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Skin of Our Teeth
Play, Comedy, Revival
Sep 09, 1975 - Sep 13, 1975
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Rodgers & Hart
Musical, Revue, Original
May 13, 1975 - Aug 16, 1975
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Hashish Club
Play, Original
Jan 03, 1975 - Jan 11, 1975
Lighting Supervisor: Ken Billington

The Member of the Wedding
Play, Revival
Jan 02, 1975 - Jan 11, 1975
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Rules of the Game
Play, Revival
Dec 12, 1974 - Dec 21, 1974
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Love for Love
Play, Revival
Nov 11, 1974 - Nov 30, 1974
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Hosanna
Play, Original
Oct 14, 1974 - Nov 03, 1974
New York lighting supervision: Ken Billington

Bad Habits
Dunelawn
Play, One Act, Comedy, Original
May 05, 1974 - Oct 05, 1974
Lighting Design by Ken Billington
Ravenswood
Play, One Act, Comedy, Original
May 05, 1974 - Oct 05, 1974
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Holiday
Play, Comedy, Revival
Dec 26, 1973 - Feb 16, 1974
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Chemin de Fer
Play, Revival
Nov 26, 1973 - Feb 16, 1974
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

The Visit
Play, Drama, Revival
Nov 25, 1973 - Feb 16, 1974
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Don't Bother Me, I Can't Cope
Musical, Revue, Original
Apr 19, 1972 - Oct 27, 1974
Lighting supervised by Ken Billington

Applause
Musical, Original
Mar 30, 1970 - Jul 27, 1972
Assistant to Miss Musser: Ken Billington

Blood Red Roses
Musical, Drama, History, Original
Mar 22, 1970 - Mar 22, 1970
Assistant to Miss Musser: Ken Billington

After the Rain
Play, Original
Oct 09, 1967 - Dec 02, 1967
Assistant to Miss Musser: Ken Billington

Benefits and Special Events

Together on Broadway (Mary Martin & Ethel Merman)
May 15, 1977 - May 15, 1977
Special, Benefit, Original
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

Awards and Nominations

2015 Theater Hall of Fame Inductee

nomineeKen Billington   [recipient]

2013 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lighting Design

Chaplin [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

2011 Tony Award® Best Lighting Design of a Musical

The Scottsboro Boys [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

2008 Tony Award® Best Lighting Design of a Musical

Sunday in the Park with George [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

2008 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lighting Design

Sunday in the Park with George [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

2006 Tony Award® Best Lighting Design of a Musical

The Drowsy Chaperone [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

1997 Tony Award® Best Lighting Design

nomineeChicago [winner]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

1997 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lighting Design

nomineeChicago [winner]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

1985 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lighting Design

Grind [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

1984 Tony Award® Best Lighting Design

End of the World [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

1983 Tony Award® Best Lighting Design

Foxfire [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

1983 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lighting Design

Foxfire [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

1979 Tony Award® Best Lighting Design

Sweeney Todd [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

1979 Drama Desk Award Outstanding Lighting Design

Sweeney Todd [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

1978 Tony Award® Best Lighting Design

Working [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

1974 Tony Award® Best Lighting Design

The Visit [nominee]
Lighting Design by Ken Billington

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