Missouri Southern State University

The Costume Survey

Description provided by the program

Our department has a small, all undergraduate program that allows students to get a great deal of hands-on production experience. Qualified undergraduates design costumes for 3-5 of 6 mainstage shows each year. All makeup and hair is student designed. The Bachelor of General Studies degree is also available which allows students to develop a specialized program if so desired. Internships for credit are arranged for students who desire them.

Areas of Focus

  • Design
  • Pattern making
  • Costume Crafts
  • Wigs and Makeup
  • Millinery

Degrees Offered

  • BA: Theatre


  • Anne Jaros: Costume Director/Designer.


  • Matt Myers: Costumer
  • Also: 5-7 paid student assistants

General Contact Information

Anne Jaros
Missouri Southern State University
Department of Theatre
3950 E. Newman Road
Joplin MO 64801-1595
FAX: 417-625-3136

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