July 9, 2014 | | Faculty Spotlight
Jennifer Arbogast holds a Doctor of Arts degree from Ball State University, where she studied with internationally acclaimed soprano, Dr. Mei Zhong. Jennifer is active as a musician as both a performer of many genres and as a music director. Jennifer is currently performing at the Signal Mountain Playhouse production of the King and I as the lead role, Anna, Most recently, Jennifer played Lucy in Ensemble Theatre of Chattanooga’s production of Jekyll and Hyde, The Announcer in Gallantry with Artisti Affamati’s Opera in the Dark production, the Sorceress in Chattanooga State Opera Theatre’s production of Dido and Aeneas, and appeared in the ensemble of Nutcracker Christmas Carol. Other favorite roles include Irene Molloy (Hello, Dolly!), Isabel (Scrooge, the musical), Laurey (Oklahoma!), Mark’s Mom (RENT), and Lucy (You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown). Jennifer has music directed over a dozen musicals, her favorites being A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum, You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown, and Avenue Q. Jennifer is also the music director at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Chattanooga, the faculty sponsor for music club, and an avid fan of Ohio State football.