TH 2399
Production Practicum II
Assistant Costume Designer

Caitlin Quinn

Office: MPAC 142
Phone: 218-726-8098

Job description:

Assistant Costume Designer: Assist the costume designer in researching, sourcing, and fitting costumes for a production. Attend all production meetings and dress rehearsals. Train dressers how to perform quick changes as necessary.


Student will be given a set of due dates which you must adhere to. Each item is due to Caitlin on a Monday and presented at the production meeting on Tuesday. It is essential that the assistant designer adheres to these dates. 

Duties of the assistant designer:

The assistant costume designer is responsible for pulling the costumes and accessories in coordination with the designer. The costume designer is expected to help with finishing of the costumes (dye, craftwork, embellishments, etc) and may be given a construction project. 

Dress Rehearsals and Performances:



The final grade is determined by the faculty mentor. You will meet with the faculty mentor to discuss how the show went and areas for improvement. Notes from the rest of the production team are given at this time.