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Jessica Healy-Rettig

Jessica Healy-Rettig has worked in professional theatre in Cork and around the country for the past 18 years as Costume Designer, Supervisor and Costume Maker. She particularly enjoys the creative process from concept to finish and has worked on every type of show from plays to musicals, pantomime, dance and opera. This is Jessica’s ninth panto with CADA and The Everyman.

Theatre credits include Costume Designer for Beauty and the Beast, Red Riding Hood, Aladdin, Cinderella and Jack and the Beanstalk (CADA and The Everyman), Wardrobe Supervisor for Prodijig: The Revolution (Cork Opera House),  Costume Designer and Supervisor for Singin’ in the Rain (Cork Opera House), Assistant Costume Designer for Faust, Der Vampyr, Orpheus and Irish Times award winning Pagliacci with The Everyman and Cork Operatic Society; Wardrobe Supervisor for Maria De Buenos Aires at Cork Opera House, Costume Supervisor for Romeo and Juliet, Plasticine and The Hairy Ape, all with Corcadorca; Costume Designer for The King and I at The Helix; countless plays, musicals, operas and seven pantomimes at Cork Opera House; three years at Wexford Festival Opera from 2005-2007 and a nationwide tour of Knots with Coiscéim Dance Theatre. Jessica also worked as Costume Designer and Supervisor for Donna’s Dance Studio Danceworks for 8 years.

Jessica studied Theatre Production at CSN in Cork, Pattern Cutting at The London College of Fashion and holds a Diploma in Image and Fashion Styling. Jessica also works as a freelance Personal Stylist (theartofstyle.ie).