Costume Shop Manager
Office: Room 0024 – Communications Building
Office Telephone Number: 618-453-7592
MFA Costume Design, Illinois State University, 2009
BS Theatre and Interpretation,
THEA 218C Stagecraft: Basic Costume Construction
Research and Creative Interests:
History of bridal fashion, Draping, Millinery
Caitlin has worked throughout the Midwest as a costume designer and technician. Recent design credits include Yerma, Twelfth Night and Ghosts (Illinois State University), The Book of Liz and The Wake (Chemically Imbalanced Comedy) Shade of Heart and Birds of Kudzu (Illinois State Dance Theatre) and as an assistant costume designer at the Illinois Shakespeare Festival. Her technical work been seen at American Players Theatre, Mcleod Summer Playhouse, Illinois State University Theatre, and the Michigan Shakespeare Festival. Prior to coming to Carbondale she taught costume design and costume history at Illinois
Office Support Specialist
Darlene worked for YUM Brands, Inc. Corporate office based in Louisville, KY. from 2002-2012.
From 1987-1989 She attended Southern Illinois University with a Major in Music Education and Performance (Piano), with a Minor in Voice.
Member of Mu Phi Epsilon- Vice President-1989; Secretary-1988