Jenny Bennett

Jenny is a fourth-generation theatre woman. At the ASC, she’s directed The Fall of King Henry (Henry VI, Part 3); Much Ado about Nothing; King Lear; and The Winter’s Tale. Jenny lives in NYC, where her directing includes The Three Musketeers and Henry V off-Broadway with The Classical Theatre of Harlem, where she is an Artistic Associate, and most recently, Much Ado about Nothing for Titan Theatre Company. In Kaohsiung, Taiwan, Jenny founded a theatre company and collaborated with international artists for seven years. Taiwan directing includes Macbeth, Dangerous Liaisons/Weixian Guanxi, Romeo & Juliet, Into the Woods, and As You Like It! (a musical she co-wrote). Jenny is on the faculty of AMDA New York. MFA, U of Delaware; BA, UVA. A former SDC/ Kurt Weill Foundation Fellow, Jenny is a member of the Lincoln Center Theater Directors Lab, and the Stage Directors & Choreographers Society (SDC), a national theatrical labor union. Twitter: @bennyjennett