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Costume Design


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Tower 655

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Students will design theatrical costumes using drafting and draping techniques. Creating structural foundations and building shapes for performance will be covered. Lectures include working through character development and understanding industry storyboards. Students will construct a costume and complete 2-D and 3-D projects.

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David J. Bermingham is a multi-disciplinary artist based in Boston. Bermingham holds an MDes in Fashion: Body and Garment from The School of the Art Institute of Chicago, and a BFA in Fashion Design from MassArt. He has taught as an adjunct instructor at MassArt, Mount Ida College, and Newbury College and also as instructor … Read more