Description provided by the program
The undergraduate program emphasizes a liberal arts background in theater with some time to specialize in the costume area. At the graduate level the student concentrates in costume design with frequent design assignments in the production season as well as opportunities to increase the skills needed in pattern making, construction, costume crafts and millinery.
Areas of Focus
- Yao Chen: Costume Design, Costume History.
- Kristin Jensen: Costume Shop Manager, Draper
- Felicia McNeill: Assistant to the Costume Shop Manager
General Contact Information
Department of Theatre
University of Massachusetts
112 Fine Arts Center
151 Presidents Drive,
Amherst, MA 01003