Lighting Designer(United Kingdom)
Elektra. Previously: The Queen of Spades (2010); Four Saints in Three Acts (1996); Parsifal (1992); Lohengrin (1991); The Juniper Tree (original lighting designer, 1986).
About the Artist:
Jennifer Tipton is well known for her work in theater, dance, and opera. HGO audiences have seen her lighting designs in The Queen of Spades (2010), Four Saints in Three Acts (1996), Parsifal (1992), Lohengrin (1991), and The Juniper Tree (original lighting designer, 1986). Her recent work in opera includes Romeo and Juliet directed by Bartlett Sher at the Lyric Opera of Chicago. Her recent work in dance includes Liam Scarlett’s The Age of Anxiety for the Royal Ballet in London. In theater, her recent work includes The Room by Harold Pinter for the Wooster Group. She teaches lighting at the Yale School of Drama. Her honors include the Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize in 2001, the Jerome Robbins Prize in 2003, and the Mayor’s Award for Arts and Culture in New York City in April 2004. In 2008, she was made a United States Artists “Gracie” Fellow and a MacArthur Fellow.