Judanna Lynn has designed costumes for most of the major dance companies in the United States, among them Milwaukee Ballet (Scheherazade), San Francisco Ballet, Boston Ballet, Alvin Ailey, Ballet West, BalletMet, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, Pittsburgh Ballet, Hartford Ballet, Hubbard Street, The Jose Limon Dance Co., Louisville Ballet, Atlanta Ballet and Washington Ballet. Most recently, she designed the costumes for Pennsylvania Ballet's production of The Nutcracker which was seen at the Kennedy Center last season.
Other credits include the costumes for “Festival of the Lion King” for the opening of Disney’s theme park in Hong Kong; Houston Ballet’s highly acclaimed productions of Don Quixote, Dracula and Cleopatra; the musical Lyle for Charles Strouse; The Hartford Stage/Old Globe Theatre’s production of Tintypes; and the musicals Once On This Island for the Children’s Theatre Company of Minneapolis and Hats!, which is currently touring the United States.
Ms. Lynn was a former dancer with San Francisco Opera Ballet and former resident costume designer of The Juilliard School. She is also a painter whose work has been seen at the Rizzoli and Miniatura Galleries in New York City, the Philadelphia Museum of Fine Art and in private collections.