Jennifer Rumberger


Jennifer Rumberger is a Chicago-based playwright and performer. Recent productions include Open Blue Sky at Stella Adler/ Tisch School of the Arts and The Bride with the Living Room Playmakers and Chicago Fringe Festival. Jennifer’s work has been developed or presented by The Lark Playwrights Center, id Theatre Company, The Gift Theatre Company, Black Box Acting Studio, The Living Room Playmakers, Commission Theatre Company, Wordsmyth Theatre Company, White Rose Miami, Northwestern University, The Seven Devils Playwrights Conference and Chicago Dramatists. She recently performed her nonfiction prose as a part of Hybridsalon3 with the Genesis Ensemble and as a part of TEN 2017 at the Gift Theatre Company. She was a 2015 nominee for the PoNY Fellowship and a 2015 semifinalist for the P73 Playwriting Fellowship, and a 2016 finalist for the Ingram New Works Playwrights Lab. She is a founding member and associate playwright of the Living Room Playmakers in Chicago. MFA: Northwestern University.