Jennifer Paar has been designing shows for OHA since 2002. Much Ado About Nothing marks her 12th production and the second time she’s designed Much Ado. Her previous shows include Desdemona, Avalon, The Tempest, The Fantasticks, Elizabeth Rex, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and As You Like It. New York credits include: Ordinary Days, Tick, Tick…Boom, Travels With My Aunt, Lemon Sky, and Alphabetical Order (Keen Company), Transatlantica (Operating Theater), ‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore (Toy Box Theatre Company), Futurity (Joe’s Pub), and Every Day Above Ground with SaBooge Theatre (PS 122). Regional credits include: On Golden Pond (Bucks County Playhouse), Glengarry Glen Ross (Asolo Rep) and Rabbit Hole (Premiere Stages). Jennifer works regularly as a guest designer and adjunct professor at Actors Studio Drama School, Ramapo College of New Jersey, and Kingsborough Community College. She is also the Co-founder of The Costume Studio, a new non-profit organization supporting costume designers working on non-profit and low-budget productions in NYC. To learn more visit and

Much Ado About Nothing – Costume Designer (2022)

Desdemona: A Play about a Handkerchief – Costume Designer

Avalon – Costume Designer

The Tempest – Costume Designer

The Fantasticks – Costume Designer

Cymbeline – Costume Designer

Elizabeth Rex – Costume Designer

Much Ado About Nothing – Costume Designer (2011)

A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Costume Designer

As You Like It – Costume Designer

A Winter’s Tale – Costume Designer