University of Colorado, Boulder

The Costume Survey

Description provided by the program

The University of Colorado, Boulder offers high intensity training for all areas in the costume field. Producing approximately 14 shows a year, our program relies solely on undergraduate students. Consequently students receive a rigorous training involving Costume Design, Draping, Costume Crafts, Wigs and Makeup, Theatrical Tailoring, Illustration and Rendering and Wardrobe Management. Our recent graduates are working in varied places from the Kyoto Institute in Japan to Carelli Costumes and New York City Ballet in New York.

Areas of Focus

  • Design
  • Patternmaking
  • Management
  • Costume Crafts
  • Wigs and Makeup

Degrees Offered

  • BA: General
  • BFA: Design, Technology, Design and Technology, Wigs and Makeup


  • Ted Stark: Costume Technology and Production.
  • Markas Henry: Costume and Makeup Design.
  • Brenda King: Director of Costume Production; Colorado Shakespeare Festival.

General Contact Information

Ted Stark
261 UCB
University Theatre
Boulder, CO 80309

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