Kara Harmon

Kara Harmon

Costume Designer, Much Ado about Nothing

In one season at OSF: The Comedy of Errors

Other theatres: Regional: Safe House (Cincinnati Playhouse); Clybourne Park, The Trip to Bountiful (Hangar Theatre); God of Carnage (Alliance Theatre); A Midsummer Night’s Dream (Shakespeare Theatre of New Jersey). New York: Brokeology (The Juilliard School); Seven Minutes in Heaven (New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts); Milk Like Sugar, Oo-bla-dee, Assassins, The Who’s Tommy, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, St. Joan (New York University Tisch School of the Arts); They Call Him Young Lou (Cherry Pit); The Trouble with Doug, When We Met (Cap 21 Studios). 

Other credits: Associate Costume Design: Flashdance the Musical (first National Tour); Magic Bird (Broadway). Assistant Costume Design: Berkeley Repertory Theatre, The Public Theater, George Street Playhouse, Second Stage Theatre, Soho Rep, Paper Mill Playhouse, New York City Opera, First Date (Broadway); Memphis the Musical (Broadway and first National Tour).

Film/TV: Assistant Costume Design: HBO's Boardwalk Empire, Season 5.

Awards: Marvin Sims Design Fellowship, Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival, Southeastern Theatre Conference Undergraduate Costume Design, First Place. 

Education: MFA, New York University Tisch School of the Arts; BFA, Ithaca College.