Mr. Horner is pleased to be rejoining his Clarence Brown Family for A Christmas Carol. John served at the Lighting Supervisor and Resident Lighting designer for the CBT from 1985-2012. He is now exploring new opportunities as a freelance designer. Recent designs for the CBT include: South Pacific, The Trip to Bountiful, Kiss Me, Kate, and Amadeus. Mr. Horner is the Resident Lighting Designer for the Knoxville Opera Company where he has designed over 30 productions including Mefistofele, Otello, and The Tales of Hoffmann. Other recent credits include: Medea and The Consul for UT Opera Theatre, The Nutcracker for The Appalachian Ballet Company, The Knoxville Symphony Orchestra’s Clayton Holiday Concert, and Gee’s Bend for the Arkansas Repertory Theatre.