Jens Rasmussen


Theatre Teaching Artist
Jens is a professional theatre maker and educator with over 25 years of experience. The New York Times and others have variously called his work “Beautifully delineated, breath-taking, emotional, raw, and human.” He has worked across the country, from Washington DC to Idaho, and from Miami to New York City where he’s performed at theatres such as the Kennedy Center, The Folger Shakespeare Theatre, Milwaukee Rep, First Stage Children’s Theatre, 59E59, La MaMa, HERE, PanAsian Rep, Ensemble Studio Theatre, and many others.
Students and educators have called his programs “Powerful, Inspirational, and Life Changing.” Whether your students are ready to create and perform in their own works, or you want to give them valuable Life Skills through Stage Skills such as confidence, caring, and collaboration – Jens can help you and your students. Learn more at