Description provided by the program

We produce between 10 and 12 productions per year in a close-knit tutorial based program. Our faculty consists of 19 working professionals and a staff of 5. We have 120 undergraduate majors and 21 graduate students. The costumes are built in a modern, airy, and well-equipped shop. You'll receive outstanding professional training amidst the beauty of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia.

Areas of Focus

  • Design
  • Construction
  • Rendering (by hand and computer)
  • Costume Crafts

Degrees Offered

  • BA: General
  • MFA: Design, Technology, Design/Technology


  • Jane Alois Stein: Costume Design, Costume Rendering Techniques, Costume Crafts.
  • Beth Christensen: Costume Shop Manager.

General Contact Information

Jane Alois Stein, Head Costume Design & Technology
Theatre Arts--Virginia Tech
306 Henderson Hall (0141)
Blacksburg, VA 24061-0141
540-231-5335 Department of Theatre Arts office
FAX 540-231-7321

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