BIOGRAPHY

Cameron Bernard Jones is a US American bass-baritone with operatic, choral music and musical theatre performance experience. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree in Voice & Opera performance from Northwestern University, Bienen School of Music.  He has performed with renowned New York City-based ensembles and companies: the Sanctuary Choir of Marble Collegiate Church, directed by Ken Dake; the ASCAP-award winning ensemble Choral Chameleon, created and directed by Vince Peterson; and the Harlem Lyric Theater & Opera Company, created and directed by Dr. Gregory Hopkins.

Cameron made his European stage debut in Copenhagen as ensemble member, Dance Captain, and as cover Undertaker in Porgy & Bess (The Royal Danish Opera [Det Kongelige Teater]) under Tony Award-nominated director John Doyle.  Following a brief visit back to the USA to perform in Porgy & Bess (Princeton Festival) he traveled to Austria to perform in the ensemble in Showboat (Landestheater Linz). Afterwards he performed in a European Tour of Porgy & Bess (NY Harlem Theater) and returned to Austria to play ensemble member Gilbert in Hairspray (Bühne Baden).

His UK stage debut in 2016 as Jupiter in Cole Porter’s Out Of This World (Ye Olde Rose & Crown Theatre, Walthamstow) earned him several amazing reviews.  After another stint in the USA playing Undertaker in Porgy & Bess (Spoleto Festival USA) he returned to the UK and joined the hit British a capella group The Magnets with which he performed their hit show “Audiocity” in the 2016 Edinburgh Fringe Festival in addition to live performances on the BBC Breakfast show (BBC One) and the Steve Wright Show (BBC Radio 2).

Cameron made his West End stage debut in the 2017-2018 season of Motown the Musical (Shaftesbury Theatre) in the ensemble featured as Melvin Franklin of the Temptations, adding Dialect Coach to his role for the 2018-2019 season.  Aside from performing in Motown, he has ventured into the voiceover world, primarily doing ADR (audio dialogue replacement) for TV and film.  Projects include: a Christmas ad for Orange in Romania; film ADR work for feature films Show Dogs starring Will Arnett and Ludacris, and City of Lies starring Johnny Depp and Forest Whitaker; and an episode of Netflix series Black Mirror (upcoming season 5).