Jenny Kemp


Jenny Kemp is Writer and Artistic Director of Black Sequin Productions. Over the last two decades she has created a distinctive body of work for Black Sequin Productions, including Madeleine (Arts House), Kitten, (Melbourne International Festival of the Arts, Malthouse), Still Angela, (Playbox & National Tour / Mobile States), The Black Sequin Dress (Adelaide Festival, Playbox) Remember, and Call of the Wild (Spoleto Festival, Belvoir St). Goodnight Sweet Dreams (Anthill). Sheila Alone (The Pram Factory), The Point isn’t to Tell you, with Robert Meldrum, (La Mama).

She has been the recipient of an Australia Council Theatre Fellowship, The Kenneth Myer Medallion for Performing Arts and Greenroom awards for both Direction and her collaborative work in Dance. Jenny has been an Honorary Research Associate at Monash University and frequently conducts workshops throughout Australia in writing. She has lectured in Post Graduate Directing and Writing at the Victorian College of the Arts and Music. Jenny works as a freelance director and has directed productions at Malthouse Theatre, Playbox, MTC, STSA, Performance Space, Belvoir St. The Mill, Red Stitch, La Mama, The APG and the VCA.

Jenny was awarded a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Green Room Awards Association in 2020.

**DVDs of Jenny's work are available for purchase from Art Films at https://www.artfilms-digital.com

THE BLACK SEQUIN DRESS  limited
CALL OF THE WILD  add to cart
KITTEN  add to cart
MADELEINE  add to cart
REMEMBER  limited
STILL ANGELA  add to cart