Jenny McNee

Senior Costume Designer

Jenny McNee joined the ASC as its Resident Designer in 2002 after studying in Richmond, Charlottesville, and Edinburgh, Scotland. She designs and builds the costumes for the resident and touring troupes and has worked closely with the Actors’ Renaissance Season as their Costume Liason.

Her credits include: Peter and the Starcatcher, The Rise of Queen Margaret (Henry VI, Part 2), The Twelve Dates of Christmas, Bloody Bloody Andrew Jackson, Arms and the Man, Richard III, A Christmas Carol, The Knight of the Burning Pestle, Much Ado about Nothing (‘03, ‘09), King Lear (‘03, ‘08, ‘16), A Midsummer Night’s Dream (‘04,’15), The Merchant of Venice (‘04, ‘08, ‘12), The Two Gentlemen of Verona (‘04, ‘12), 1 Henry IV, 2 Henry IV, Measure for Measure (‘05, ‘08), Return to the Forbidden Planet, All’s Well That Ends Well (‘05, ‘10), Greater Tuna (with Erin M. West), The Santaland Diaries, As You Like It, The Tempest, Julius Caesar (‘07, ‘15), Romeo and Juliet, Antony and Cleopatra (with Erin M. West), The Comedy of Errors, The Merry Wives of Windsor (‘08, ‘14), The Rehearsal, 2 Henry IV, The Taming of the Shrew, The Importance of Being Earnest, Hamlet, Henry V, She Stoops to Conquer, Macbeth, Cyrano de Bergerac, Pericles, and The Winter’s Tale.

Other design work: Our American Ann Sisters, Performer’s  Exchange Project (‘09); The Winter’s Tale, Mary Baldwin University’s MFA company Turning Glass Shakespeare’s (‘15); Much Ado about Nothing, Mary Baldwin University’s MFA  Shakespeare and Performance (‘15); 1681 Nahum Tate’s The History of King Lear, The Hidden Room Theatre (‘15); Macbeth, Mary Baldwin University’s Shakespeare in Performance(‘16); Big Love, Randolph College (‘17). Awards: Winner of the 2015-2016 Austin Critics’ Table Best Costume Design and the 2015-2016 B. Ida Payne for Outstanding Costume Design.