Brigham Young University

The Costume Survey


Description provided by the program

The Costume program draws on four theaters, supporting 9 major productions yearly. The department also houses a film program and services a television broadcast/cable program (which offers an additional number of projects yearly.) There are further opportunities for work on advanced student-directed productions and films. Shops are student-hired, with positions in stitching, crafts, show supervision and makeup arts, allowing students to support themselves in their proposed profession.


Areas of Focus

  • Design
  • Costume Crafts
  • Wigs and Makeup

Degrees Offered

  • BA: Liberal Arts w/multiple area emphases in Design/Technology

Faculty

  • Mary Farahnakian: History, Construction and Preservation.
  • Rory Scanlon: Costume Rendering and Design.

Staff

  • Donnette Perkins: Costume Crafts and Construction
  • Deanne DeWitt: Draping and Construction
  • Mary Jane Wadley: Draping and Construction

General Contact Information

Dennis Wright
Brigham Young University
D-581, Harris Fine Arts Center
Provo, UT. 84602
801-422-7768
FAX: 801-422-0654

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