Jessica Ford – Costume & Set Designer


JESSICA FORD (Costume & Set Design) Jessica is a costume and set designer based in Brooklyn, NY.  Born and raised in Maryland, she studied sculpture as an undergraduate at Towson University.  While interning in the costume shop at Baltimore CenterStage, a deep love for the theatre was kindled and she went on to pursue an MFA in design from Yale School of Drama.   Jessica was a 2007-09 NEA/TCG Design Fellow and works both in NYC and in regional theatres nationally.

In NYC she has worked with Second Stage, P73, The Play Company, Rattlestick Playwright’s Theatre, Active Eye Company, and the Pearl Theatre, among others.  Some regional credits include Arena Stage, Baltimore CenterStage, Long Wharf Theatre, Dallas Theatre Center, Syracuse Stage,  Berkeley Repertory Theatre, Portland Center Stage, Folger Theatre, Yale Repertory Theatre, and Actor’s Theatre of Louisville.

2015-2016 Drama Desk Awards nominations announced – congrats to all – big shout outs to Jess Ford (Costumes); Bradley King (Lighting); Mark Barton (Lighting) and Chuck LaPointe (Hair/Wigs)

Theatre News:  She Loves Me, American Psycho, and Bright Star Lead 2016 Drama Desk Award Nominations. Full list here ---> Jessica Ford, Outstanding Costume Design for a Play -  THESE PAPER BULLETS! Outstanding Lighting Design for a Play Mark Barton, John Bradley...

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