Description provided by the program
MFA-3 year intensive with minimum of 2 realized designs and 2 realized technology projects. Focus on process, collaboration, research. Commitment to exploration of artistic vision, experiential learning, leadership development and professional portfolio. Resources include The Collection of Historic Dress, our vintage/antique collection. Prerequisites BA in theatre or equivalent. Grounding in all areas of theatre with focused preparation for professional work/graduate study through portfolio preparation/URTA audition.
Areas of Focus
- Gweneth West: Costume Design (MFA UTexas at Austin).
- Marcy Linton: Costume Technology (MFA UNC-Chapel Hill).
- Dorothy Smith: Costume Shop Manager (UVA)
General Contact Information
University of Virginia
Department of Drama
P. O. Box 400128
Charlottesville, VA 22904-4128