Jenifer Cooper is completing her MFA in Scenography. She holds a BGS from KU in Theatre, Culture, and Society.
Jenifer has stage managed professionally for more than twenty years, primarily in opera. She has been an independent producer since 1999, and has directed several one-act operas - often designing as well. She has presented works in the Kansas City Fringe Festival, both on her own as Lady Or The Tiger Productions, and with the Kansas Theatre Project under Dr. John Gronbeck-Tedesco. Twice, her Fringe shows have won Best Of Venue.
For the University Theatre, she served as scenic designer for The Maderati (2013) and A Raisin in the Sun (2015); costume designer for The Boys From Syracuse (2014) and Proof (2014); and lighting designer for the Black Box Productions (2014) and Proof (2014).