New Mexico State University

The Costume Survey

Description provided by the program

We are a small department, approximately 90 majors of which 3-5 are Costume Specialists. Students who prove their worth may design a mainstage show. Ample scholarships available. Good track record of successful graduates. Located in Las Cruces, New Mexico, home of the American Southwest Theatre Company

Areas of Focus

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

Degrees Offered

  • BA: General


  • Deborah Brunson: Resident Costume Designer.
  • Tamara Carruthers: Costume Shop Manager.


  • Also: Student Workstudy available

General Contact Information

Deborah Brunson
Box 30001, Dept 3072
NMSU Theatre
New Mexico State University
Las Cruces, New Mexico 88003
FAX: 505-646-5767

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