Jenny Foldenauer - Costumes


Theater & Dance Costume Designer 2005-Present

The Broad Stage / The Speakeasy Society - The Wild Party, Directed by Julianne Just, Adapted by The Speakeasy Society based on the poem by Joseph Moncure March

A Noise Within - A Tale of Two Cities, Directed by Julia Rodriguez-Elliott and Geoff Elliott, Written by Charles Dickens

Theatre of NOTE - A Beautiful day in November on the Banks of the Greatest of Great Lakes, Directed by Laramie Dennis, Written by Kate Benson

Actors Co-Op - The Turn of the Screw, Directed by Robertson Dean, Written by Jeffery Hatcher story by Henry James

A Noise Within - Six Characters in Search of an Author, Directed by Julia Rodriguez-Elliott & Geoff Elliott, Written by Luigi Pirandello Adaptation by Robert Brustein

Son of Semele - Love and Information West Coast Premiere, Directed by Matthew McCray, Written by Caryl Churchill  (Contemporary: 59 scene,100 characters)

A Noise Within - Antigone World Premiere, Directed & Adapted by Robertson Dean, Written by Jean Anouilh  (Period:Early 1940s, France/Rome)

Perry Mansfield Performing Arts & Dance Camp - Steamboat Springs, Colorado - Behold! The Fig Leaf Apron-musical Directed by Rich Liccardo Book & Lyrics by Steven Cole Hughes, Music & Lyrics by David Niehls Musical Direction David Niehls, Dramaturgy by William S. Rogers, Choreography by Chris Compton (Period:2008)

Perry Mansfield Performing Arts & Dance Camp - Steamboat Springs, Colorado  - Milk And Honey Choreography by Tammy Dyke-Compton, Male Solo Performance Choregraphy by Tammy Dyke-Compton & Luis Ceja, Music by Henry Connick Jr. (It Had To Be You-Trio Instrumental), Count Basie & Ella Fitzgerald (Honeysuckle Rose), Henry Connick Jr. ( Come By Me) (Period: 1920s styled flappers and mens attire)

Perry Mansfield Performing Arts & Dance Camp - Steamboat Springs, Colorado - And They Called Us Names Choreography by Jason Ambrose, Music by Hans Zimmer (Solomon), and Max Richter ( A Blessing)  (Modern)

Perry Mansfield Performing Arts & Dance Camp - Steamboat Springs, Colorado - Musical Theatre Cabaret Directed by Will Rogers, Musical Direction Mac Merchant, Choreography by Chris Compton, Vocal Coach Phil Hernandez, Voice & Speech Amy Mihyang Ginther (Contemporary & kitschy added costumes) 

Perry Mansfield Performing Arts & Dance Camp - Steamboat Springs, Colorado - One Layer Deeper, One Memory Further Choreography by Yin Yue, Music by Max Richter, Olafur Arnalds, Alan Fitzpatrick  (Industrial Utilitarian Modern Clothing )

Perry Mansfield Performing Arts & Dance Camp - Steamboat Springs, Colorado - A Million Ways to Say Yes Choreography by Sarah Tallman, Music by Malvina Reynolds  (Vintage 1970s )

Perry Mansfield Performing Arts & Dance Camp - Steamboat Springs, Colorado - Rain In My Black Eye: A Study Choreography by Thang Dao in collaboration with the dancers, Music by Ezio Bosso  (Contemporary Monochromatic color palette )

Perry Mansfield Performing Arts & Dance Camp - Steamboat Springs, Colorado - Excerpt from "At Your Feet" Choreography by Roger C. Jeffrey, Music by John Cale & Max Richter  (Avant Garde Wilting Flowers)

East West Players - The Who's Tommy Directed by Snehal Desai Book by Pete Townsend & Des McAnuff, Music by Pete Townsend Musical Direction Marc Macalintal, Choreography by Janet Roston (Period:1960s-mid 90s/Fantasy)

Rattlestick Playwrights @ Cherry Lane Theatre New York, NY - Everything You Touch Directed by Jessica Kubzansky Written by Sheila Callaghan (Period:1970s/ Present / Fantasy)

Heretick Theatre Lab - The Noir Series: Malfeasance, Bad Medicine, Air Conditioned Rooms, Latvia Directed by John Hindman, Nancy Keystone, Jennifer Coteeleer, Randee Trabitz (Period 40s & 50s) written by Burglars of Hamm, Critical Mass, John Hindman, Ed Brubaker

Edgemar Center for the Arts - Macbeth Directed by Peter Richards (Futuristic Medieval)

Independent Shakespeare Company - The Taming of the Shrew Directed by David Melville (Period:1950s Italy, period)

Boston Court Performing Arts Center - Everything You Touch Directed by Jessica Kubzansky Written by Sheila Callaghan (Period:1970s/ Present / Fantasy)

Son of Semele Ensemble - Woman Parts: Sex & God Directed by Barbara Kallir Written by Linda McLean (Period: 1900s, 1930s, 1960s,1990s)

A Noise Within - Macbeth Directed/Adapted by Larry Carpenter (Contemporary Military Celtic Hybrid)

Boston Court Performing Arts Center - R II Directed/Adapted by Jessica Kubzansky (Contemporary Medieval)

Highways Performance Space - Flesh Eating Tiger Directed by Vincent Paterson Written by Amy Tofte (Contemporary Fantasy)

Son of Semele Ensemble @ The Atwater Village Theatre - Our Class Directed by Matthew McCray (Period: 1929-early 2000s)

Vanguard Repertory, La Canada Flintridge Shakespeare Festival 2012 - Twelfth Night Directed by Sam Ross (Period: 1930s-50s)

Vanguard Repertory, La Canada Flintridge Shakespeare Festival 2012- Juliet and her Romeo Adapted and Directed by Matthew Burgos (Fantasy)

Museum of Contemporary Art & California Institute of the Arts (Cal Arts)- Iannis Xenakis Oresteia Directed by Marina McClure (Contemporary Opera)

CalArts- The House of Bernarda Alba Directed by Julianne Just (Period: Victorian &1930s-1960s)

CalArts- Life of the Bees Adapted and Directed by Moira MacDonald (Puppetry:Period & Fantasy)

Disney Lund Theater, Cal Arts- Liminal: Schemata Choreographed by Rachel Boyajian (Dance)

Disney Modular Theater, Cal Arts- Wounded Directed by  David Watkins Jr. (Period: Western Late 1800s)

New Works Festival, Cal Arts- Letter from the Bees Directed by Moira MacDonald (Puppetry: Fantasy)

Cal Arts- Breath-Held Choreographed by Lisa D. Long (Dance)

UCDavis- Cacophony Undisclosed Choreographed by Brian Runstrom (Dance)

Third Eye Theater Festival, UCDavis–Language Barrier Director Matthew Walsh (Contemporary Drama)                                            

Film & Music Videos Costume Designer 2008-Present

1/1  Directed by Jeremy Phillips -And So Like LLC  (Contemporary Fantasy Feature Film)

"Breathe" JEL  Directed by Chloe Aftel & Jeremy Phillips (Music Video)

And All Of This...  Directed by Jeremy Phillips -And So Like LLC  (Contemporary Short)

Beware of Dog Directed by Kate Marks -See Films (Contemporary Short)

Homebody Directed by Kate Marks -See Films (Fantasy Short)

Mr. K  Directed by Justin Slosky -USC Thesis (Thriller Short)

The Interview Directed by Kate Marks -See Films (1920s-Contemporary Short)

Theater & Film Assistant, Wardrobe, Costume Supervisor 2005-Present

The Wallis - Spring Awakening  Directed by Michael Arden, Costume Designer Dane Laffrey (period)

Thieves- Rising Phoenix Repertory  Directed by Daniel Talbott, Written by Charlotte Miller, Costume Designer Tristan Raines (Contemporary)

Vessals AFI short film Directed by Arkasha Stevenson, Costume Designer Emily Moran (Contemporary)

The Wallis & Oregon Shakespeare Festival- Into The Woods Directed by Amanda Dehnert, Costume Designer Linda Roethke (Fantasy & Contemporary)

Center Theatre Group @ The Kirk Douglas-Race Directed by Scott Zigler, Costume Designer Leah Piehl  (Contemporary)

The Wallis - Parfumerie Directed by Mark Brokaw, Costume Designer Michael Krass (Period: 1930s)

Center Theatre Group @ The Kirk Douglas-The Royale Directed by Daniel Aukin, Costume & Set Designer Andrew Boyce  (Period: 1900s Play)

Center Theatre Group @ The Mark Taper Forum-Tribes Directed by David Cromer, Costume Designer Tristan Raines (Contemporary Play)

Center Theatre Group @ The Kirk Douglas-Second City's A Christmas Carol: Twist Your Dickens- Directed by Marc Warzecha, Costume Designer Leah Piehl (Period: Late 1880s Victorian- present day)

Pasadena Playhouse- Intimate Apparel Directed by Sheldon Epps, Costume Designer Leah Piehl *Winner of LA Drama Critics Circle Award Theatrical Excellence in Costume Design (Period: NYC in 1900s)

All Stars Directed by Lance Kinsey, Costume Designer Leah Piehl  (Contemporary Feature Film)

Lucky Stiff  Directed by Christopher Ashley, Costume Designer Durinda Wood  (Period: 1970s Musical Feature Film) *Costume Intern

Finding Neighbors Directed by Ron Judkins, Costume Designer Gillian Robin Christie (Contemporary Feature Film) *Set Costumer

Mind The Gap Directed by Abram Makowka, Costume Designer Dayna Lucas  (Period: 1970s Musical Feature Film) *Costume Supervisor

REDCAT- Timboctou Directed by Martin Acosta, Costume Designer Mario Marin del Rio  (Bilingual Mexican/American Contemporary Play)

Disney Modular Theater- Dice Thrown Director and Composer John King, Costume Designer Hunter Wells  (Fantasy Opera)

The Getty Villa- Piedra de Sol Adapted and Directed by Maria Morett, Costume Designer Jackie Grudgel (Period Fantasy)

Mainstage Theater, UC Davis- Loser Choreographers Sarah-Luella Baker & Kerry Mehling, Costume Designer Elizabeth Galindo  (Dance Theater)

Fashion 2006-2010

February 2008 to January 2010 L.A. Vintage, Los Angeles,California                                               

Creative Director- e-commerce vintage fashion company selling to Mens and Womens market.

February 2007 to September 2007 American Accessories, Los Angeles, California                                   

Senior Designer- Wholesale Fashion accessory Company selling to 6-30 Womens Market

September 2006 to January 2007 Kurios, San Diego, California                                                          

Assistant Manager & Merchandiser- Privately owned Fashion Boutique selling to Womens Market

 Skills 2004-2012

California Institute for the Arts Theater School Costume Shop

UC Davis Department of Theater and Dance Costume Shop

Destressing, Draping, Silk Screen Printing, Stitcher, Dyer, Fitter, Stock Assistant, Historic Garment Researcher, Recyclable Crafting, Synthetic Heat Press Manipulation.

Efficient in software: Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign. Fluent in Spanish


Masters of Fine Arts, California Institute for the Arts, Valencia, CA              May 2012           

School of Theater- Design & Production: Costume Design

Bachelors of Science, University of California, Davis, CA                             June 2006                  

Design-Textiles, Fashion, and Costume (Graphics and Interior design)  Minor- Chicano Studies - focus on Teatro Campesino*