Jenny is a professor of Acting and Mime at Laurentian University in Sudbury. She has trained at École International de Theatre Jacques Lecoq, in ensemble creation, physical theatre and mime; as well as at the Mime Centrum Berlin in Berlin, Germany, training in Meyerhold’s system of Biomechanics. For the last several years, she has continued her training in Clown and Bouffon training with John Turner of Canada’s horror clown duo Mump and Smoot at the Manitoulin Conservatory for Creation and Performance. Jenny is also a director, designer, puppeteer, playwright, and a theatre technician.
Asst. Director – Down Dangerous Passes Road (2012) Anna/lighting designer in Closer (2012)
Director – Alphonse (2013) Producer – Lenin’s Embalmer’s – (2013)
Producer/Lighting Designer – The Monument (2013)
Director/Set/Lighting Designer – Abraham Lincoln Goes to the Theatre (2015)
Director – The Dead Mess Project (Thorneloe 2015) Remy – Plague (Crestfallen 2014) Wrath/Bouffon Clump – Nowhere Du Nord (Musagetes 2013) Ellen – The Janice Factor (RNO 2013)
Puppet Designer/ Builder – Black Dog 4 vs the World (STC 2013) Claire – Guerre! (48hr Film Competition 2012) Under Milk Wood (Stolen Ceiling 2009/10)
Set Designer – The Emportance of Being Earnest (Thorneloe University 2008)