Seth Jackson has twice won the Parnelli Award for Set Design of the Year, the Redden Award for Lighting Design of the Year, the Broadway World Los Angeles for Lighting Design of the Year and the Paul Waterbury Award of International Distinction in Architecture.
On Broadway, Seth directed and designed Manilow On Broadway at the St. James Theater. In Los Angeles, he designed the lighting for Harmony at the Ahmanson. In St. Louis, he designed lighting for multiple theatrical and corporate productions including The Rep, The Muny, and the New Jewish Theater.
Along with Nathan Alves, he is a partner in DARKROOM CREATIVE. A full service design and creative direction firm, they have recently launched new projects with TOBY KEITH, LAUREN DAIGLE, CROSSINGS CHURCH, POWER RANGERS LIVE, BARRY MANILOW, & THE DOOBIE BROTHERS.
He was the creative director & production designer for two Selena Gomez World Tours, seven tours for Barry Manilow, and as associate director and production designer for Star Wars in Concert. He did fourteen tours as production designer for Toby Keith, three tours as production designer for Carrie Underwood, and lighting designs for Don Henley, Jason Mraz, Melissa Etheridge, American Idols Live, Hilary Duff, & America's Got Talent Live.
In Las Vegas, he was the director and production designer for Manilow: Music & Passion. On Television, he was the lighting designer for Don Henley's Inside Job Live, Manilow Live from Las Vegas, and Manilow: Live at the Paris.
He is a featured speaker at numerous industry events and served as an associate professor in the Conservatory of Theatre Arts at Webster University.