About Jacob A Climer
Jacob A. Climer is a Scenic and Costume Designer for opera, theater, and special events.
Based in New York City since 2005, Jacob has designed for renowned theaters and opera companies around the country. Highlights of his career include new musicals with John Kander and Sarah Ruhl, Orphée at Des Moines Metro Opera/Portland Opera, The Flying Dutchman at Atlanta Opera/Cincinnatti Opera/Houston Grand Opera, and the contemporized production of Les Misérables at the Dallas Theater Center.
Originally from Dallas, Texas, Jacob grew up active in the music, dance, and performance community, playing violin and cello, training in dance, and as a mime. In high school, he started making costumes and designing for the theater. He studied Costume and Scenic Design and received a BFA from University of Evansville and an MFA from Carnegie Mellon University.
Proud Member of United Scenic Artists 829