Co-Artistic Director, outreach director
Jones Welsh is a performer, arts activist, and warrior. Having toured internationally for five seasons with the acclaimed Diavolo / Architecture in Motion, a company specializing in acrobatic dance on large moving structures, he then became the Associate Artistic Director & Diavolo Institute Director until 2015. He now runs Outreach for Not Man Apart, establishing sustainable community arts programs and building a comprehensive arts curriculum for children and adults in Los Angeles. Jones received a double degree in theater and dance from the University of Washington in 2000, and has a rich career in acrobatic performance, high-octane dance, and choreography. Jones became one of the Founding Directors of Not Man Apart - Physical Theatre Ensemble in 2009, and has done movement direction and choreography on every major Not Man Apart production since.