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Jenny Koons

Direction

Jenny is a director who specializes in bringing diverse artists together to create original cross-disciplinary work.

Recent projects: Burn All Night (American Repertory Theatre), Airness (Movement Director, Actors Theatre of Louisville), Theatre for One: In This Moment (Pershing Square Signature Center), The Blueprint and Beaux Strat (NYU Grad Acting), Instant SPKRBOX (SPKRBOX Festival commission, Norway), Bars and Measures (B Street Theatre), Gimme Shelter (Why Not Theatre, Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games commission), Theatre for One: I'm Not the Stranger You Think I Am (Arts Brookfield), Abyme (Philadelphia School of Circus Arts, Dixon Place), A Sucker Emcee (National Black Theatre, LAByrinth Theater Company, SPKRBOX Festival, Norway), Queen of the Night (Associate and Resident Director, Diamond Horseshoe Nightclub, Drama Desk Award), The Odyssey Project 2012 (Dixon Place, Site-specific across NYC).

Jenny was the curator of New York City Center's 2017 Encores! Off-Center Lobby Project, co-curator of the 2016 Toronto ThisGen Conference, and co-founder of Artists 4 Change NYC (National Black Theatre). She joined the SPACE on Ryder Farm team in 2015 with the mission of increasing equity and inclusion within artist residency programming.

Jenny is a 2017 Lilly Award recipient and proud member of SDC.