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Jennifer Jones

 
Bio:
StarStruck Theatre Co-Founder Artistic Director/Instructor Jennifer Jones is the Co-Founder and Producing Artistic Director of StarStruck Theatre; Martin County's only Children's Theatre and Performing Arts Training Center. For 20 years, Jennifer, along with her husband, Peter, have instructed ... (read complete bio)
 

Bio:
StarStruck Theatre Co-Founder Artistic Director/Instructor Jennifer Jones is the Co-Founder and Producing Artistic Director of StarStruck Theatre; Martin County's only Children's Theatre and Performing Arts Training Center. For 20 years, Jennifer, along with her husband, Peter, have instructed ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2016
Miss Ross
  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2014
Penny Johnson [Replacement]

Photos

Jennifer Jones Photo

Jennifer Jones

From: 
Date:
01/10/2013


Jennifer Jones (Ensemble), Greg Beck (Oscar), Kelli Barclay (Assistant Choreographer/ Dance Captian/Swing) and Regan Kays (Ensemble, u/s Lorraine) and Bryan J. Marcom

From: 
Date:
05/09/2004

 

Stage

Performances
  [West End]
West End Transfer, 2016
Miss Ross

  [US Tour]
US National Tour, 2014
Penny Johnson [Replacement]

Jennifer Jones Biography

StarStruck Theatre Co-Founder
Artistic Director/Instructor

Jennifer Jones is the Co-Founder and Producing Artistic Director of StarStruck Theatre; Martin County's only Children's Theatre and Performing Arts Training Center. For 20 years, Jennifer, along with her husband, Peter, have instructed thousands of local artists who are currently living and traveling across the globe performing in National Tours, Film & TV, and on Broadway. She is equally as proud of her alumni who are enjoying careers as successful Attorneys, Teachers, Photographers, Theatrical Producers, Stage Managers, Music Directors, and Doctors who all credit their performance training as a huge part of their success. StarStruck is a nationally recognized epicenter for excellence in arts education and has been featured in countless newspapers, magazines, and national publications such as The Sondheim Review. StarStruck has been a host to many Broadway celebrities - Vanessa Williams, Stephen Schwartz, John Caird and Laura Bell Bundy to name a few, who shared their experiences with students as well as worked with Jennifer and Peter on creating junior and school edition versions of their musicals. Jennifer’s philosophy is grounded in the belief that strong theatrical training benefits every child, regardless of their career path. Jennifer teaches acting, musical theatre and audition prep as well as directs all of StarStruck‘s large scale musical and non-musical productions and other events in Martin County. She most recently directed the sold out smash hits CHICAGO, ANNIE, FIDDLER ON THE ROOF, LEGALLY BLONDE, A CHORUS LINE and PIPPIN. Other favorite directing moments: INTO THE WOODS, 13 THE MUSICAL, NEXT FALL, LA CAGE aux FOLLES, THE LAST 5 YEARS and CABARET. Jennifer won Broadway World’s Best Director Award for the play NEXT FALL and is a recipient of the Martin County Arts Council “mARTie Award” for Outstanding Performing Artist. She was awarded Best Direction for ANNIE Jr. and ONCE ON THIS ISLAND Jr. at the Music Theatre International Junior Festival in Atlanta and directed the Florida State premiere of the musical, SUMMER of ’42. She had the incredible opportunity to work with legendary composer, Stephen Schwartz, creating student versions of his musicals, MY SON, PINNOCHIO and CHILDREN OF EDEN and has produced and directed the world premiere Junior and School Editions of many musicals including RENT, SWEENEY TODD and HAIRSPRAY. Jennifer’s favorite onstage roles include Velma Kelly in CHICAGO, Sally Bowles in CABARET, Sandy in GREASE, Tessie Tura in GYPSY and Golde in FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.




Jennifer Jones News

World Premiere of LOVE AMONG THE RUINS & More Announced for Laguna Playhouse 2022-202 Photo World Premiere of LOVE AMONG THE RUINS & More Announced for Laguna Playhouse 2022-2023 Season
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Apr 29, 2022

Laguna Playhouse has announced its 2022-2023 Season of Shows! Their season begins with the most successful new Canadian play of the last decade, the hilariously heartwarming KIM’S CONVENIENCE.

Recording Academy Appoints Jennifer Jones To Executive Vice President Of Legal Affair Photo Recording Academy Appoints Jennifer Jones To Executive Vice President Of Legal Affairs
by Michael Major - Jan 19, 2022

Reporting to CEO Harvey Mason jr., Jones oversees the Academy's day-to-day legal matters and is the advisor to the Academy's Board of Trustees, senior Recording Academy staff, the senior leadership of its affiliates, and other areas within the organization.

Fiscal Year 2022 Howard County Arts Council Grant Awards Announced Photo Fiscal Year 2022 Howard County Arts Council Grant Awards Announced
by A.A. Cristi - Oct 19, 2021

The awards were announced by Jennifer Jones from the Office of Howard County Executive Dr. Calvin Ball at the Arts Council's annual meeting and reception at the Howard County Center for the Arts on September 17, 2021.

VIDEO: Works & Process Bubble Performance: Rhapsody In Blue For New York Photo VIDEO: Works & Process Bubble Performance: Rhapsody In Blue For New York
by Stage Tube - Jul 13, 2021

To support the spirit of the city at a time of struggle, choreographer Caleb Teicher assembled an ensemble of dancers including LaTasha Barnes, Nathan Bugh, Gaby Cook, Abdiel Jacobsen, Jennifer Jones, and Macy Sullivan with acclaimed pianist and composer Conrad Tao playing live to create a new work that captures New York City in all its beauty and peril.

Works & Process at the Guggenheim to Resume Live Performances With 12 New Commissions Photo Works & Process at the Guggenheim to Resume Live Performances With 12 New Commissions
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Mar 17, 2021

The performing arts series Works & Process has announced the return of live performance at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum as a part of New York state's 'Safely Bringing Back the Arts' pilot program.

Birmingham Village Players Present THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA Photo Birmingham Village Players Present THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA
by Stephi Wild - Dec 16, 2020

It's Shakespeare like you've never seen
technically, heard
it performed before as Birmingham Village Players (BVP) member Marcus Laban of Warren spins the tale of The Two Gentlemen of Verona into an audio drama created in the heyday of radio.

The Radio City Rockettes Join Harlem School Of The Arts Summer Dance Experience Roste Photo The Radio City Rockettes Join Harlem School Of The Arts Summer Dance Experience Roster Of Guest Instructors
by Stephi Wild - Jul 6, 2020

This year's Harlem School of the Arts (HSA), HSA@Home, Summer Dance Experience has begun. The organization has one of the best all-around dance programs in the country, and the Intensive, introduced two years ago, has fast risen to the top of in-demand summer programs.

Socially-Distanced Musical GAVROCHE Opens This Weekend at StarStruck Theatre Photo Socially-Distanced Musical GAVROCHE Opens This Weekend at StarStruck Theatre
by Stephi Wild - Jun 5, 2020

One of the first socially-distanced shows in America opens this weekend in Stuart, Florida. The world premiere of the new musical GAVROCHE, originally slated for April, opens to 50-percent capacity audiences tonight at StarStruck Theatre.

GAVROCHE, Les Mis Spinoff Musical, to Premiere at Stuart Theatre Photo GAVROCHE, Les Mis Spinoff Musical, to Premiere at Stuart Theatre
by A.A. Cristi - Mar 6, 2020

StarStruck Theatre presents world premiere the new musical Gavroche. A new take on Les Miserables, Gavroche is from the perspective of the teens and kids in the original Victor Hugo book, starring scrappy street kid Gavroche and his two teen sisters Eponine and Azelma. Featuring a pop, contemporary score by composer/lyricist Bonnie Gleicher (off-Broadway's Addy & Uno) and a fresh take on a familiar story, Gavroche is for fans of such enduring musicals as Wicked and Annie.

Photo Flash: THE SOUND OF MUSIC Will Open Tonight At StarStruck Theatre Photo Photo Flash: THE SOUND OF MUSIC Will Open Tonight At StarStruck Theatre
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Feb 19, 2020

THE HILLS ARE ALIVE! StarStruck Theatre's Professional Production of THE SOUND OF MUSIC opens tonight with a star-studded gala in Stuart, FL. 

Jennifer Jones Videos

VIDEO: Works & Process Bubble Performance: Rhapsody In Blue For New York VideoVIDEO: Works & Process Bubble Performance: Rhapsody In Blue For New York
by Stage Tube - Jul 13, 2021

To support the spirit of the city at a time of struggle, choreographer Caleb Teicher assembled an ensemble of dancers including LaTasha Barnes, Nathan Bugh, Gaby Cook, Abdiel Jacobsen, Jennifer Jones, and Macy Sullivan with acclaimed pianist and composer Conrad Tao playing live to create a new work that captures New York City in all its beauty and peril.


Jennifer Jones Frequently Asked Questions

How many Broadway shows has Jennifer Jones been in?
Jennifer Jones has not appeared on Broadway.

How many West End shows has Jennifer Jones been in?
Jennifer Jones has appeared on London's West End in 1 shows.

What was Jennifer Jones's first West End show?
Jennifer Jones's first West End show was Half a Sixpence which opened in 2016