Meet the team

John Oluwole ADEkoje

John Oluwole ADEkoje (Projections Designer) is a graduate of Humboldt State University where he earned an MFA in dramatic writing and an MA in film production. John is a national award winner of The Kennedy Center’s ACTF Lorraine Hansberry Playwriting Award for the play Street Hawker and The Roxbury International Film Festival’s Local Filmmaker award for the documentary Street Soldiers, which also showed at the Pan African Film Festival in Cannes, France; The World Film Festival-Montreal; and the BronzeLens Film Festival in Atlanta. John was the winner of the National Tri Annual New Play Competition for Professional Writers, has received the Brother Thomas Fellowship Award, and is a playwrighting fellow at the Tony Award-winning Huntington Theatre Company. Most recently, he was awarded the Emerging Filmmaker Award for Knockaround Kids at the Roxbury International Film Festival. John enjoyed doing projection design for The Mountaintop (URT) and is excited to be back doing visual work for The Other Place.

 

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