Recent Projects: Speechless (New Blue Man Group North American Tour), The Tempest (The Juilliard School), Between Us: The Deck of Cards (Denver Center for the Performing Arts), A Midsummer Night's Dream (The Public Theater Mobile Unit), Burn All Night (American Repertory Theatre), Airness (Choreographer, Actors Theatre of Louisville), Theatre for One: In This Moment (Pershing Square Signature Center), The Blueprint, Beaux Strat' (NYU Grad Acting), Instant SPKRBOX (SPKRBOX Festival commission, Norway), Bars and Measures (B Street Theatre), Gimme Shelter (Why Not Theatre, Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games commission), Theatre for One: I'm Not the Stranger You Think I Am (Arts Brookfield), A Sucker Emcee (National Black Theatre, LAByrinth Theater Company, SPKRBOX Festival, Norway), Queen of the Night (Diamond Horseshoe Nightclub, Drama Desk Award), The Odyssey Project 2012 (site-specific across NYC).
Jenny was an artist in residence at Philadelphia School of Circus Arts, SPACE on Ryder Farm, and The Invisible Dog Art Center. She has developed work at Steppenwolf, Ars Nova, The Playwrights Realm, Atlantic Theater Company, Denver Center, Huntington Theatre Company, Roundabout, Lark Play Development Center, and New Black Fest. Jenny was the 2017 curator of New York City Center's Encores! Off-Center Lobby Project, co-curator of the 2016 Toronto ThisGen Conference, and co-founder of Artists 4 Change NYC (National Black Theatre). Jenny is a 2017 Lilly Award recipient and proud member of the SDC.
Recent Articles: Unleashing 'The Tempest' (Juilliard Journal), A Midautumn Night's Dream with Jenny Koons (The Interval). There Is No Line: Director Jenny Koons on the Politics of Participation (The A.R.T. Magazine).