CFA Alum Receives Tony Nomination

For more than three decades, Jess Goldstein has been one of Broadway’s hottest costume designers. [...]His clothes have been worn by a who’s who of the American theater, including Blythe Danner (A Streetcar Named Desire), Mary Louise Parker (Proof), and Denzel Washington (Julius Caesar). In addition to dozens of Broadway credits, among them the hit musical Jersey Boys, Goldstein (CFA’72) has designed costumes for productions at regional theaters and opera companies across the country.

His latest Broadway project--creating the costumes for the acclaimed revival of The Merchant of Venice, starring Al Pacino as Shylock—has earned him the American theater’s highest accolade, a Tony Award nomination, for Best Costume Design of a Play.

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