Theater Design and Production | Department of Theater | SIU

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students on set of SIU's Joan's Laughter

Theater Design and Production

Photo above: SIU Theater production of Joan's Laughter, an original play produced for the Big Muddy New Play Festival, with scenic and lighting design by Jake Josef (MFA, Technical Direction 2015), currently Technical Director at the Phillips Academy; costume design by Lauren Josef (MFA, Costume Design 2015), currently Costume Director at the Brunswick School; technical direction by Logan Reagan (MFA, Scenic Design 2015), currently Assistant Professor of Theatre at Missouri Southern State University; props design by M.K. Hughes (MFA, Scenic Design, 2016), currently Scenic Artist at Point Park University Pittsburgh Playhouse.

Thank you for your interest in the Theater Design and Production program at Southern Illinois University, Carbondale. The MFA in Design and Production is a three-year sequence that includes specializations in the following areas: