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Judanna Lynn, costume designer

(Compiled October, 1995)



Judanna Lynn began her career as a ballet dancer and spent nine years with the San Francisco Opera Ballet before moving to New York City to design costumes at the encouragement of Ming Cho Lee. She has designed for most of the major ballet companies in the United States, including Ballet West, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Hartford Ballet, Washington Ballet, Atlanta Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, Louisville Ballet, Hubbard Street Dance Company, Jose Limon Dance Company and the Julliard School. Charles Strouse, composer of Annie, engaged her to design Lyle, his new musical. Since designing for BalletMet Ms. Lynn has created another Nutcracker for Atlanta Ballet. Ms. Lynn also is a painter whose work has been shown at the Rizzoli and Miniatura Galleries in New York City and at the Philadelphia Museum of Fine Art.

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