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lighting technician

Jan Allison Ijams, American lighting technician. Named one of Outstanding Young Men American, 1976-1977. Sergeant United States Army, 1969-1972, Vietnam.

Background

Ijams, Jan Allison was born on April 29, 1944 in Morenci, Arizona, United States. Son of Mel Allison and Era Dardenella (Hickey) Ijams.

Education

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Lighting, University Arizona, 1975. Master of Fine Arts, Ohio University, 1977.

Career

Director theatre, Waynesburg (Pennsylvania) College, 1977-1979; staff director, technical director, Meadows Playhouse, Las Vegas, 1979-1982; stage electrician, International Alliance of Theatrical Stage Employees # 720, Las Vegas, 1983-1990; light operator, Desert Inn Hotel, Las Vegas, 1991-1993; light operator, Starlight Express Hilton Hotel, Las Vegas, since 1993. Actor Theatre West, Las Vegas, since 1988. Lighting designer Clark County Community College, Las Vegas, since 1982.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Director: (film) The Auction, 1973.

Membership

Sergeant United States Army, 1969-1972, Vietnam.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: gardening, reading, investment research.

Connections

Married Cindy Casey, 1974 (divorced 1982).

father:
Mel Allison Ijams

mother:
Era Dardenella (Hickey) Ijams

spouse:
Cindy Casey