Marika Kent is a New York City based Lighting Designer of live performance. Her design credits span various modes of theatrical story telling, including new and classic plays, musical theater, dance, experimental theater, puppetry and site-specific performance.
Her work has appeared in venues including HERE Arts Center, New York Live Arts, Abrons Arts Center Playhouse, The National Black Theater, New Jersey Performing Arts Center, LaGuardia Performing Arts Center, The Brick, Theater for the New City and Harlem School of the Arts. She is the Lighting Supervisor for Carolyn Dorfman Dance.
As an Assistant/Associate Lighting Designer, she has worked in venues including The Signature Center, New York Theater Workshop, Dallas Theater Center (TX), CenterStage (MD), The Public Theater, Manhattan Theater Club, The Acorn Theater at Theater Row and Lincoln Center Theater.