About The Speaker
Darren Jinks is a Los Angeles-based free-lance makeup artist, and has worked as a makeup artist, wigmaker and hairstylist for over 28 years in opera, theatre and film. Darren most recently served as Wig Master at the Los Angeles Opera from 2006 to 2019. He has received numerous awards including the I.A.T.S.E. Local 706 Guild Award for Best Makeup for a Theatrical Production for the Magic Flute (2014) and The Lion King (2002). Darren’s previous credits include Broadway touring productions of The Phantom of the Opera, Titanic and Disney’s The Lion King. He has appeared as a guest educator at IMATS Vancouver, L.A., Sydney and London, MADS Dusseldorf, and UMAe London.
Classes by Darren Jinks