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Holly Hynes

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Holly Hynes (Costume Designer) has been the resident costume designer of The Suzanne Farrell Ballet since it's inception in 1999 where she has designed 36 ballets. Her costumes were featured at The Kennedy Center in a display celebrating 10 years of designing for TSFB in 2011. For The Theatre for Young Audiences at The Kennedy Center she has designed Kite on the Wind, Trumpet of the Swan and Barrio Grrrl as well as the national tour of Barrio Grrrl. In North America her theatrical designs have been seen at the Metropolitan Opera, Broadway and Off-Broadway. Her  ballet designs have been featured in such major companies as American Ballet Theater, San Francisco Ballet, National Ballet of Canada, Houston Ballet, Joffrey Ballet, Pennsylvania Ballet, Pacific Northwest Ballet, Miami City Ballet, Richmond Ballet and Boston Ballet. Abroad, her designs can be seen at such companies as the Royal Ballet in London, La Scala in Milan, Kirov in St. Petersburg, Bolshoi in Moscow, Stuttgart Ballet in Germany, Norwegian National Ballet, Bulgaria State Ballet and Royal Danish Ballet in Denmark. In addition to her design work, she serves as a consultant with authority to teach costume reproductions of various established designs for the Jerome Robbins Estate and the George Balanchine Trust, serving many companies in Europe and the United States including the Kirov Ballet, Paris Opera Ballet, Bavarian State Ballet, Royal Danish Ballet, State Opera of Berlin, Hamburg Ballet, Het National in Amsterdam and Royal Ballet in London. Ms. Hynes has designed over 200 ballets in her long career as a costume designer. For 21 years she was the Director of Costumes for the New York City Ballet where she has designed over 70 ballets. She is also currently designing world premieres for Paris Opera Ballet, Houston Ballet, Richmond Ballet and San Francisco Ballet.