Burkhardt Jones Productions is a Tony Award-Winning production company that was formed in 2021, by Kyle Burkhardt and Morgan Jones, to support underrepresented stories and artists on their journey to Broadway. Our goal is to increase diversity in theatre while concurrently identifying commercially viable opportunities for our investors.
To date, Burkhardt Jones Productions has produced or invested in eight shows including A Strange Loop (2022 Tony Award Winner for Best Musical) and Parade (2023 Tony Award Winner for Best Revival of a Musical). Other shows include Sweeney Todd (starring Josh Groban), The Piano Lesson (starring Samuel L. Jackson), and Suffs (coming to Broadway Spring of 2024).
Kyle Burkhardt is a Tony Award-Winning Producer and Co-Founder / Managing Member of Burkhardt Jones Productions. He is the Senior Vice President of Strategy for the Dallas Mavericks and has held previous roles with Major League Soccer (MLS), the New York City Football Club (NYCFC), LA Clippers, LA Kings, and Minnesota Timberwolves. He is also currently the Treasurer of the Prospect Theater Company and a Lecturer in the Master of Science in Sports Management program at Columbia University.
Kyle earned his Master of Science in Legal Studies from the Cornell University Law School, his Executive MBA from the Carlson School of Management at the University of Minnesota, and his Bachelor of Arts in Economics with a Minor in Political Economy from Carleton College.
Morgan Jones is a Co-Founder / Managing Member of Burkhardt Jones Productions. She is the Vice President of Cloud Software at Vecna Robotics and has also worked for Slack, The Flex Co., Granicus, and Target.
Morgan earned her Master of Science in Software Engineering from the University of Minnesota and her Bachelor of Arts in Computer Science from Carleton College.