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Nan Cibula-Jenkins

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NAN CIBULA-JENKINS  has designed costumes for theatre, film, television, opera, and dance. At Court Theatre, she designed The Hard ProblemSatchmo at the Waldorf, Waiting for Godot, Angels in America, The Glass Menagerie, and The Piano, among others. At Steppenwolf Theatre, she designed costumes for The Christians, The HerdThe Way West, Clybourne Park, Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?, American Buffalo, Glengarry Glen Ross, Top Dog Underdog, The Dresser, among many others. Other recent Chicago credits include Pericles at Chicago Shakespeare and Detroit ‘67 at Northlight. Regional credits include Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Seattle Repertory, McCarter Theatre, Kansas City Repertory, Alliance Theatre, Hartford Stage Company, Dallas Theatre Center, the Alley in Houston, American Repertory Theatre, Public Theatre, ACT Seattle, Manhattan Theatre Club, and The Kennedy Center. On Broadway, she designed the recent revival of Edward Albee’s Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? and she was the original costume designer for the American premier of David Mamet’s Glengarry Glen Ross and the original Broadway production of Speed the Plow. Ms. Cibula-Jenkins is a recipient of the Michael Merritt Award for Design and Collaboration, the Hollywood Dramalogue Critics Award and a Joseph Jefferson Award for Costume Design. She is professor emeritus at The Theatre School at DePaul University.

Bio as of 4/2017