University of Nebraska--Omaha

The Costume Survey

Description provided by the program

The UNO Department of Theatre offers a liberal arts degree with professional standards. If a student has a strong interest in any area of costume, s/he can tailor his/her course of study to that area. Work study and graduate assistantships are available in the costume shop as well as Theatre Lab (for credit) assignments. Internships leading to paid positions available with Nebraska Shakespeare Festival during the summer.

Areas of Focus

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

Degrees Offered

  • BA: Theatre with Design Focus; Costume Emphasis
  • MA: in Theatre with Costume Emphasis
  • BA: Theatre with Technical Focus; Costume Emphasis


  • Charleen Willoughby: Costume Construction, Makeup.
  • Robbie Jones: Costume Design, Computer Rendering.

General Contact Information

Valerie St. Pierre Smith
Department of Theatre
6001 Dodge,
Omaha, NE 68182

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