State University of New York, New Paltz

The Costume Survey

Description provided by the program

The costume area at SUNY New Paltz is a strong and vital program focusing on a well-rounded education. All students learn aspects of design, construction and technology. Design opportunities include student-run productions as well as mainstage productions. SUNY New Paltz's close proximity to New York City also offers innumerable opportunities for experiencing and working the city's vibrant theatre life.

Areas of Focus

  • Design
  • Pattern making
  • Costume Crafts

Degrees Offered

  • BA: Design and Technology


  • Andrea Varga: Design, Construction, Crafts, Fabric Modification, Fashion History.
  • Eleanor Wolfe: Costume Construction.

General Contact Information

Andrea Varga
Department of Theatre, CT102
1 Hawk Drive
SUNY New Paltz
New Paltz, NY 12561
FAX: 845-257-3882

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