University of the Incarnate Word

The Costume Survey

Description provided by the program

The University of the Incarnate Word was founded by the Sisters of Charity; we recruit a global, diverse population.. Theatre students earn a BA with an emphasis in design/technology. The department has 40-50 majors with six faculty; we produce 4-6 shows a year. Students design on the main stage. Technology students minor in Textiles, a minor especially created for costume students. We have an exchange program with Toi Whakaari o Aotearoa/The New Zealand Drama School. We prepare our students to enter the profession or to apply to competitive graduate programs.

Areas of Focus

  • Design
  • Pattern making
  • Textiles
  • Tailoring

Degrees Offered

  • BA: General Theatre


  • Margaret Mitchell: Costume/Scenic Designer.


  • Lourdes Yesinia Tafur Grancharoff: Costume Studio Supervisor

General Contact Information

Margaret Mitchell
The University of the Incarnate Word
4301 Broadway, UPO #104
San Antonio, TX 78209
FAX 210-283-5026
Costume Studio: 210-829-3808

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