Jennifer Tipton Biography

 
Birth Place:
Columbus, OH, USA
Bio:
Recent work includes A Doll's House, Part 2; David Cale's We're Only Alive for a Short Amount of Time (Goodman Theatre); Romeo et Juliette (Metropolitan Opera); Alexei Ratmansky's Romeo and Juliet (The Bolshoi Theatre); Shen Wei's Neither (BAM); and Richard Nelson's Uncle Vanya (Hunter College). ... (read more)
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Birth Place: Columbus, OH, USA

Bio:
Recent work includes A Doll's House, Part 2; David Cale's We're Only Alive for a Short Amount of Time (Goodman Theatre); Romeo et Juliette (Metropolitan Opera); Alexei Ratmansky's Romeo and Juliet (The Bolshoi Theatre); Shen Wei's Neither (BAM); and Richard Nelson's Uncle Vanya (Hunter College). ... (read more)

Recent work includes A Doll's House, Part 2; David Cale's We're Only Alive for a Short Amount of Time (Goodman Theatre); Romeo et Juliette (Metropolitan Opera); Alexei Ratmansky's Romeo and Juliet (The Bolshoi Theatre); Shen Wei's Neither (BAM); and Richard Nelson's Uncle Vanya (Hunter College). Tipton teaches lighting at the Yale School of Drama. She has received the Dorothy and Lillian Gish Prize, the Jerome Robbins Prize, and the Mayor's Award for Arts and Culture in New York City. In 2008 she was made a United States Artists Gracie Fellow and a MacArthur Fellow. She is a two-time Tony Award winner.

Jennifer Tipton Awards and Nominations

(winners are in red)

 
Tony Awards - 2019 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Jennifer Tipton, To Kill a Mockingbird
 
Tony Awards - 2017 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Jennifer Tipton, A Doll's House, Part 2
 
Tony Awards - 2013 - Best Lighting Design of a Play
Jennifer Tipton, The Testament of Mary
 
Helen Hayes Awards - 1997 - Outstanding Lighting Design, Resident Production
Jennifer TiptonDance of Death
 
Tony Awards - 1991 - Best Lighting Design
Jennifer Tipton , La BĂȘte
 
The Hewes Awards - 1989 - Lighting Design Gold Star
Jennifer Tipton, Jerome Robbins' Broadway
 
The Hewes Awards - 1989 - Lighting Design Gold Star
Jennifer Tipton, Long Day's Journey Into Night
 
The Hewes Awards - 1989 - Lighting Design Gold Star
Jennifer Tipton, The Rimers of Eldritch
 
The Hewes Awards - 1989 - Lighting Design Gold Star
Jennifer Tipton, Waiting For Godot
 
Tony Awards - 1989 - Best Lighting Design Gold Star
Jennifer Tipton, Jerome Robbins' Broadway
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1988 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Jennifer Tipton, Waiting for Godot / Long Day's Journey Into Night / Jerome Robbins' Broadway
 
The Hewes Awards - 1987 - Lighting Design Gold Star
Jennifer TiptonWorstward Ho
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1985 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Jennifer Tipton, Whoopi Goldberg
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1981 - Outstanding Lighting Design
Jennifer Tipton, Lunch Hour
 
Tony Awards - 1981 - Best Lighting Design
Jennifer Tipton, Sophisticated Ladies
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1977 - Outstanding Lighting Design Gold Star
Jennifer Tipton, For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide/ When the Rainbow is Enuf
 
Drama Desk Awards - 1977 - Outstanding Lighting Design Gold Star
Jennifer Tipton, The Cherry Orchard
 
Tony Awards - 1977 - Best Lighting Design
Jennifer Tipton, The Cherry Orchard
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