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Jessica R. Jenen

 
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Bio:
Jenen served as Executive Director of Classic Stage Company, the award-winning Off-Broadway theatre company, for seven seasons. CSC producing credits include: David Ives’ Venus in Fur and New Jerusalem, directed by Walter Bobbie; Chekhov’s Three Sisters and Uncle Vanya starring Maggie ... (read complete bio)
 
Jessica R. Jenen Headshot

Bio:
Jenen served as Executive Director of Classic Stage Company, the award-winning Off-Broadway theatre company, for seven seasons. CSC producing credits include: David Ives’ Venus in Fur and New Jerusalem, directed by Walter Bobbie; Chekhov’s Three Sisters and Uncle Vanya starring Maggie ... (read complete bio)

Stage Credits

Productions

 
[Broadway, 2011]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Executive Director
 
[Broadway, 2008]
Producer
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Executive Director
 
[Off-Broadway, 2002]
General Manager

 

Stage

Productions

[Broadway, 2011]
Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2011]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2010]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2009]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Executive Director

[Broadway, 2008]
Producer

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2008]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2007]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2006]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2005]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2004]
Executive Director

[Off-Broadway, 2002]
General Manager

Jessica R. Jenen Biography

Jenen served as Executive Director of Classic Stage Company, the award-winning Off-Broadway theatre company, for seven seasons. CSC producing credits include: David Ives‚Äô Venus in Fur and New Jerusalem, directed by Walter Bobbie; Chekhov‚Äôs Three Sisters and Uncle Vanya starring Maggie Gyllenhaal, Peter Sarsgaard, with Denis O‚ÄôHare as ‚ÄėVanya,‚Äô directed by Austin Pendleton; Unnatural Acts; The Seagull with Dianne Wiest and Alan Cumming; Yasmina Reza‚Äôs A Spanish Play, directed by John Turturro, with Zoe Caldwell; Hamlet, Richard III with Michael Cumpsty; The Tempest with Mandy Patinkin. Producer of sold-out benefit concert ‚ÄúMandy Patinkin on Broadway;‚ÄĚ Associate General Manager Jujamcyn Theaters; General Manager: Betty Rules (Off-Broadway and Chicago); Broadway management credits include: Smoky Joe‚Äôs Caf√©, Swing!, and Jane Eyre. BA Brandeis University, MFA Columbia University‚Äôs School of the Arts, where she serves as Adjunct Assistant Professor of Theatre.




Jessica R. Jenen News

Video: Gavin Creel and Joshua Henry Talk INTO THE WOODS On New York Live Photo Video: Gavin Creel and Joshua Henry Talk INTO THE WOODS On New York Live
by Grace Cutler - Aug 13, 2022

Watch a new interview of Joshua Henry and Gavin Creel discussing INTO THE WOODS.

Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Krysta Rodriguez, and More Will Join INTO THE  Photo Stephanie J. Block, Sebastian Arcelus, Krysta Rodriguez, and More Will Join INTO THE WOODS
by Stephi Wild - Aug 12, 2022

Joining the company on September 6 are Stephanie J. Block as the Baker’s Wife, Sebastian Arcelus as the Baker, Krysta Rodriguez as Cinderella, Katy Geraghty as Little Red Ridinghood, Jim Stanek as the Steward, and Montego Glover will share the role of The Witch with Patina Miller. Gavin Creel and Joshua Henry extend as the Wolf/Cinderella’s Prince and Rapunzel’s Prince, respectively.

VIDEO: Take a Look Back at the Company of Encores! INTO THE WOODS Meeting Milky White Photo VIDEO: Take a Look Back at the Company of Encores! INTO THE WOODS Meeting Milky White for the First Time
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 27, 2022

New York City Center has revealed a look back at the Encores! rehearsal of Into the Woods. See puppet designer James Oritz introduce the company to Milky White for the first time here!

INTO THE WOODS Extends Broadway Run by 8 Weeks Photo INTO THE WOODS Extends Broadway Run by 8 Weeks
by Team BWW - Jul 27, 2022

Into the Woods, which was previously set to conclude its 8-week limited run on August 21, will extend an additional eight weeks through October 16, 2022 at the St. James Theatre.

INTO THE WOODS Cast Recording Will Be Released in September Photo INTO THE WOODS Cast Recording Will Be Released in September
by Stephi Wild - Jul 19, 2022

Concord Theatricals/Craft Recordings will release the cast recording of the critically-acclaimed Broadway revival of the New York City Center Encores production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's Into The Woods in September on streaming and digital platforms worldwide. Physical release will be announced at a later time.

INTO THE WOODS Revival Cast Recording In the Works Photo INTO THE WOODS Revival Cast Recording In the Works
by A.A. Cristi - Jul 18, 2022

The New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim's beloved musical, Into the Woods will get its very own cast recording!

Cheyenne Jackson to Temporarily Replace Gavin Creel in INTO THE WOODS Photo Cheyenne Jackson to Temporarily Replace Gavin Creel in INTO THE WOODS
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jul 12, 2022

Cheyenne Jackson will be stepping into the roles of ‚ÄúThe Wolf‚ÄĚ and ‚ÄúCinderella‚Äôs Prince‚ÄĚ from July 24 through August 2 in the New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim‚Äôs beloved musical, Into the Woods at the St. James Theatre, as Tony Award winner Gavin Creel fulfills a prior commitment.

VIDEO: Watch the First Curtain Call at INTO THE WOODS on Broadway Photo VIDEO: Watch the First Curtain Call at INTO THE WOODS on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 29, 2022

Into the Woods just celebrated its first Broadway preview at the St. James Theatre, starring Sara Bareilles, Patina Miller, Gavin Creel, Joshua Henry and more. Check out video footage from inside the big night!

INTO THE WOODS Announces Digital Lottery Photo INTO THE WOODS Announces Digital Lottery
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 28, 2022

The New York City Center Encores! production of James Lapine and Stephen Sondheim’s beloved musical, Into the Woods, will provide a digital lottery for every performance in partnership with Lucky Seat for $50 per ticket.

Nancy Opel, Aymee Garcia, Alysia Velez & More Join INTO THE WOODS on Broadway Photo Nancy Opel, Aymee Garcia, Alysia Velez & More Join INTO THE WOODS on Broadway
by Chloe Rabinowitz - Jun 8, 2022

Additional casting has been announced for the New York City Center Encores! production of Into the Woods, for the strictly limited, 8-week engagement on Broadway. Find out the complete cast and how to get tickets.

Jessica R. Jenen Videos

VIDEO: Watch the First Curtain Call at INTO THE WOODS on Broadway VideoVIDEO: Watch the First Curtain Call at INTO THE WOODS on Broadway
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 29, 2022

Into the Woods just celebrated its first Broadway preview at the St. James Theatre, starring Sara Bareilles, Patina Miller, Gavin Creel, Joshua Henry and more. Check out video footage from inside the big night!

STAGE TUBE: MARLEY Penn and North Concert Video
by Stage Tube - May 28, 2015

The world premiere production of MARLEY, the first original musical based on both the life and music of Bob Marley, began rehearsals March 24 at Center Stage, the State Theater of Maryland. MARLEY is now running through June 14. Check out scenes from the Penn and North concert below!

BWW TV: Nina Arianda - 'When They Called My Name My Body Had An Earthquake!'
by BroadwayWorld TV - Jun 11, 2012

Nina Arianda is this year's recipient of the Tony Award for Best Performance by an Actress in a Leading Role in a Play for VENUS IN FUR. The shellshocked star did her best to describe her elation in the winners room and below, we bring you highlights of our talk!

STAGE TUBE: Hugh Dancy Talks VENUS IN FUR on CBS NEWS
by Stage Tube - Mar 19, 2012

Manhattan Theatre Club's Broadway premiere of VENUS IN FUR, the new play by David Ives, directed by Walter Bobbie stars Tony Award nominee Nina Arianda and Emmy Award nominee Hugh Dancy. VENUS IN FUR star Hugh Dancy was just featured on 'CBS2 News Sunday,' and you can check out what he had to say about the show below!

STAGE TUBE: Hugh Dancy Talks VENUS IN FUR on LATE NIGHT
by Stage Tube - Feb 21, 2012

VENUS IN FUR, the acclaimed new play by David Ives, directed by Tony Award winner Walter Bobbie starring Tony Award nominee Nina Arianda and Emmy Award nominee Hugh Dancy began performances at its new home at the Lyceum Theatre earlier this month. Star of the show, Hugh Dancy visited 'Late Night with Jimmy Fallon' last night as a part of Broadway Week, and you can check out his full interview below!

STAGE TUBE: First Look at VENUS IN FUR's Hot New Trailer!
by Stage Tube - Dec 16, 2011

VENUS IN FUR is currently playing at MTC's Samuel J. Friedman Theatre. The production will end its limited engagement at the Friedman on Sunday, December 18 and resume performances at the Lyceum Theatre on Tuesday, February 7. Tickets for the transfer of VENUS IN FUR went on sale yesterday and the production is a limited engagement through Sunday, June 17.

Gyllenhaal and Sarsgaard Join O'Hare in CSC's UNCLE VANYA, Begins 1/17
by Eddie Varley - Dec 11, 2008

Acclaimed film and stage actors Maggie Gyllenhaal and Peter Sarsgaard have joined the cast of Classic Stage Company's upcoming new production of Anton Chekhov's UNCLE VANYA, starring Tony Award winner Denis O'Hare as Vanya, and directed by Austin Pendleton, it was announced today by CSC Artistic Director Brian Kulick and Executive Director Jessica R. Jenen. UNCLE VANYA will begin previews on Saturday, January 17 at Classic Stage Company at 136 East 13th Street. An official press opening date will be announced in the coming weeks. UNCLE VANYA will play a limited engagement through March 1, 2009.