Jon Levin
Jon Levin
Performer, Director, Puppeteer, Theater-maker

Jon Levin

Performer, Director, Puppeteer, theater-maker

[Levin] holds the audience in the palm of his hand
— The New York Times (A Hunger Artist)


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September 2018, Jon performed Sinking Ship Productions' A Hunger Artist, at the Puppets in the Green Mountains Festival in Putney, Vermont.



August, 2018 - Jon began developing a new piece with the award winning visual theater company, Wakka Wakka Productions.  

JON LEVIN is a Brooklyn-based director, performer, puppeteer and Co-Artistic Director of Sinking Ship Productions. Most recently Jon performed and co-created Kafka’s A Hunger Artist for which he was Nominated for two Drama Desk Awards including Outstanding Solo Performance and Outstanding Puppet Design at the Connelly Theatre and at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival (Lustrum Award for Excellence, Summerhall). Directing credits include Powerhouse at the New Ohio Theatre (NYTimes Critics Pick) in 2014, and There Will Come Soft Rains at FringeNYC (Excellence Award for Outstanding Direction). Jon is also a founding member of the the Krumple Theatre Company, based in Oslo, Norway, with whom he continues to create and perform throughout Norway and beyond.