Jennifer Martin

Hall Family Professor Emerita of Theatre

Grant Hall

Phone: 816-235-2269



Jennifer Martin is Hall Family Foundation Professor Emerita of Theatre and James C. Olson Professor at the University of Missouri-Kansas City and CEO of MartinFour, a corporation offering strategies for professional communicators. Her research in non-verbal communication has been tested in legal firms, hospitals, corporations, and institutions of higher learning across the country. As a theatre movement specialist, her period style work and choreography has been seen at Missouri Repertory Theatre (now Kansas City Repertory Theatre), Seattle Repertory Theatre, Northlight Theatre, Ford’s Theatre, Goodspeed Opera House, The Shakespeare Theatre, Connecticut Repertory Theatre, Masterworks Lab Theatre in New York and Heart of America Shakespeare Festival. She is a founding board member of The Association of Theatre Movement Educators and developed the ATME Journal, a digital kinetic peer-reviewed journal designed to document the original work of theatre movement specialists.