Karen Perry

Costume Designer

PlayMakers: Trouble in Mind.

Recent Designs: Autumn’s Harvest (Lincoln Center); Trouble in Mind directed by Jade King Carroll, THIRD (Two River Theater Co.); The Happiest Song Plays Last (Second Stage Theatre); stop.reset (Signature Theatre); Gem of the Ocean, The Piano Lesson, King Hedley II, Radio Golf, Seven Guitars (August Wilson); Two Trains Running, Jitney (Two River Theater Co).

Other credits: the 10th anniversary production of Crowns (Goodman Theatre); Blues for an Alabama Sky (Pasadena Playhouse); A Time to Kill, Resurrection (Arena Stage); Trinity River Plays (Dallas Theater Center, Goodman Theatre); The Fall of Heaven (Cincinnati Playhouse); The Brother/Sister Plays (The Public Theater); Having Our Say (McCarter Theatre Center); Things of Dry Hours (New York Theatre Workshop).
International: American Variety Bang (Osaka, Japan).

Honors: six AUDELCO Awards, ​two NAACP Awards,​ two San Diego Theatre Critics Circle Awards, Woodie Award, National Black Theatre Festival’s Lifetime Achievement Award, Henry Hewes Award, Lucille Lortel ​Award ​nominations and the Ira Alridge Award. Film/TV credits include Saturday Night Live and John Sayles’ The Brother from Another Planet.

Shows at PlayMakers