University of Massachusetts, Boston

The Costume Survey

Description provided by the program

Our program provides knowledge, ability, and experience for undergraduates to pursue further study or training, to enter the expanding world of regional theatre, and to become active members of the theatre community.

Areas of Focus

  • Costume Construction
  • Costume Design
  • Costume History
  • Makeup Artistry
  • Design Practicums
  • Costume Crafts Workshops

Degrees Offered

  • BA: Emphasis in Design, Technology, and Makeup


  • Rafael Jaen: Costume Design & Technology, Hair & Makeup Design.
  • Amber Voner: Makeup Artistry and Clean Makeup Instructor.
  • Michael Vincent: Costume Shop Assistant.
  • Workshop Leaders in varioous related disciplines.

General Contact Information

Rafael Jaen
Assistant Professor
Theatre Arts Program Director
UMASS Boston, Performing Arts
100 Morrissey Blvd
Boston, MA 02125

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