Artist Bio

Mara Blumenfeld

(Bio as of January 2022)

Mara Blumenfeld (Costume Designer, based on original designs by Allison Reeds) returns to the Goodman, where she previously designed Sweat, Brigadoon, The Jungle Book, The White Snake, Candide, Mirror of the Invisible World, Pericles, Silk, The Trojan Women, Galileo Galilei, The Odyssey, Dollhouse, House & Garden, Griller, and Oedipus Complex. Other Chicago credits: Steppenwolf Theatre Company, Chicago Shakespeare Theater, Writers Theatre, Court Theatre and Lookingglass Theatre Company, where she is an ensemble member. New York credits include Trevor, A New Musical (Stage 42), Metamorphoses (Second Stage/Circle in the Square), The Notebooks of Leonardo da Vinci (Second Stage), The Glorious Ones (Lincoln Center Theater), Measure for Measure (NYSF/Public), Rusalka, Lucia di Lammermoor and La Sonnambula (The Metropolitan Opera). Her work has been seen at regional theaters across North America and internationally in the UK, France, Italy, Australia, and Japan. She is the recipient of four Jeff Awards and was the 2012 recipient of the Michael Merritt Award for Excellence in Design and Collaboration.