Jessica Oostergo is a set, costume and props designer from Richmond, B.C. She is a freelance artist with skills ranging from scenic painting to producing, hat decorating, creative collaboration, product design and much more.
Recently Jessica designed a number of productions, including Innocence Lost (Studio 58), The Lawyer Show – Legally Blonde: The Musical (Touchstone/Carousel), 4Play: New Work by Excited Writers (Studio 58) and The Pitmen Painters (United Players). This summer Jessica worked as an Assistant Head of Wardrobe on A Midsummer Nights Dream and Cymbeline, and a Buyer for The Tempest (Bard on the Beach).
Over the past few years Jessica has had the opportunity to design many shows for young audiences: Seussical (Betty Huff), Into the Woods Jr (Betty Huff), Beauty and the Beast (Talmud Torah), The Little Mermaid (Betty Huff), and the entire spring festival for the Chilliwack School of Performing Arts, including: Honk Jr, Basically Good Kids, The Adventures of Flat Stanley, The Velveteen Rabbit and The Reluctant Dragon.
Upcoming projects for the 2014-2015 season include work on space suits for Studio 58’s Kosmic Mambo and designs for Charlotte’s Web, Honk Jr and Grease. Jessica is also continuing to develop two independent projects: Chesterfield and Curls: The Musical.
Jessica is a graduate of Studio 58. For more visit: www.jessicaoostergo.com.