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If you believe what you see in a theatrical production, thank a costume designer.

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Centenary University’s Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Theatre Arts, Costume Design concentration, is a pre-professional program that will prepare you with all the skills necessary to work as a costume designer in the professional theatre.

The Costume Design concentration runs parallel to Centenary’s Fashion Design and Fashion Merchandising (B.F.A.) programs, with the majority of students working toward a double major in both subjects.

Professional Skills

In our Costume Design program, you will have the opportunity to:

Assist professional designers with the Centenary Stage Company, a professional theatre group based on campus.

costumes anju thomas jalyn love joy brianna witsubaDesign costumes for productions including our touring Young Audience Series, University student productions and Centenary Stage Company main stage productions.

Network with working professionals to gain insight into their craft of costume design.

As a result, our graduates are in high demand because they are creative thinkers and problem solvers, prepared to tackle a number of careers in both the theatre and fashion industries.