Judith Hansen, a native Washingtonian,  has designed and created costumes for  American Ballet Theater, Joffrey Ballet, Kirov Ballet, The Washington Ballet, Dana Tai Soon Burgess & Co, Miřenka Čechová, Nejla Yatkin NY2Dance, Word Dance, Robert Battle, Karen Reedy Dance, Dakshina, Eric Hampton Dance, Natalie Moffet-Smith DanceSmith, CityDance Ensemble, The Juilliard School, George Washington University, Clancyworks, Rincones and Company Dance Theater, Universal Ballet, Deborah Riley, Alvin Mayes and Maida Withers. Ms. Hansen has created new costumes for the works of Isadora Duncan, Anna Sokolow, and Twyla Tharp. Ms. Hansen is the recipient of 3 Metro D.C. Dance Awards for Excellence in Costume Design. In addition to dance Ms. Hansen has created costumes for the Washington National Opera, Opera Lafayette, The Shakespeare Theatre, The Warehouse Theatre Players, The Shakespeare Summer Festival. and Theatre Fifty-Four.