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Jennifer von Mayrhauser Biography (1948-)
Born Jennifer Bergin, January 26, 1948, in Ithaca, NY; daughter of Thomas Goddard (a scholar, writer, and teacher) and Florence Theresa (Bullen) Bergin; married Richard Cottrell (an actor), January 11, 1982; children: Julia, Lucy.Addresses: HOME--265 W. 254th Street, Riverdale, NY 10471. OFFICE--169W. 76th Street, Suite 1R, New York, NY 10023. AGENT--c/o George Lane, William Morris Agency, 1350 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY 10019.
- Birth Details
- January 26, 1948
- Ithaca, New York, United States
- FIRST STAGE WORK--Apprentice, Theatre in the Rink, New Haven, CT, 1964.
- FIRST OFF-BROADWAY STAGE WORK--Costume design, Press Cuttings, Cubiculo Theatre, 1972.
Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE WORK
- Costume designer, Broadway productions: Censored Scenes from King Kong, Hide and Seek, Eminent Domain, Solomon's Child, The Father, John Gabriel Borkman, Knock Knock, Da, Talley's Folley, Special Occasions, Beyond Therapy, TheWake of Jamey Foster, Steaming, Angel's Fall, Passion, Awake and Sing, The Boys in Autumn, Baby, Execution of Justice, Hayfever.
- Costume designer, Off-Broadway: The Miss Firecracker Contest, Ashes, Uncommon Women and Others.
- Costume designer, regional theatre companies: The Guthrie Theatre, The Long Wharf Theatre, The Williamstown Theatre Festival, The Berkshire Theatre Festival, Syracuse Stage, Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park, The La Jolla Playhouse, The McCarter Theatre, Philadelphia Drama Guild, Arena Stage, Washington,DC.
- In New York City, she has designed costumes for the Manhattan Theatre Club and over thirty productions for the Circle Repertory Company.
- FIRST TELEVISION WORK--Costume design, "The Mound Builders," Theatre in America, PBS, 1975.
Credits; PRINCIPAL TELEVISION WORK; DRAMATIC SPECIALS; COSTUME DESIGNER
- Looking Back: Edith Wharton, PBS.
- For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf, PBS.
- The Phantom of the Open Hearth, PBS.
- Elizabeth Cady Stanton in Kansas, PBS.
- Under This Sky, PBS.
- Uncommon Women and Others, PBS.
- Guests of the Nation, PBS.
- The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg, PBS.
- The Wide Net, PBS.
- The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, PBS.
- Kennedy's Children, CBS Cable.
- "The Open Window," Tales of the Unexpected, syndication.
- Sunshine's on the Way, NBC.
- The Electric Grandmother, NBC.
- The News in the News, NBC.
- Kingdom Chums, ABC.
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