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Resident Costume Design

University of Central Oklahoma
acouturier@uco.edu (405) 974-3566 College of Fine Arts and Design MIH 205A , Box 139

About

Alyssa Couturier earned her BFA from the Savannah College of Art and Design in 2008 after completing an internship at Ralph Lauren.  After graduating, she worked at various theaters and venues on the east coast as a costume designer and technician.  She then attended the University of Florida where she earned an MFA in costume design.  Her greatest passion is to help directors and choreographers bring their vision to life through costume design.  She is currently the Resident Costume Designer at the University of Central Oklahoma.

Education and Certifications

University of Florida

MFA Costume Design, 2013

Fellow

 

Savannah College of Art and Design

BFA Fashion, 2008

Magna Cum Laude

Classes Taught

University of Florida

Beginning Stage Makeup

Theater Appreciation

Theater Appreciation Online

Beginning Costume (Teaching Assistant) 

 

KCACTF and University of Florida

Intro to Markers (workshop)

 

Prairie Arts Center

Intro to Paper Flowers (workshop)

Fall Paper Flowers (workshop)

 

Professional and Community Involvement

Volunteer:

Give Kid's the World- Orlando, FL

Home-bound Letter Writing Initiative- Midwest City, OK

 

Professional Affiliations

USITT Member

 

Honors and Awards

Marian A. Smith Scholar: SETC, 2015 & 2016

2nd Place, Theatrical Design Excellence Award: KCACTF IV, 2016

Creative Research Award: University of Florida, 2015

NAPAT National Design Excellence Award Alternate: NAPAT, 2015

1st Place, Theatrical Design Excellence Award: KCACTF IV, 2015

1st Place, SETC/David Weiss Design Award: SETC, 2015

Design/Tech Expo Award Recipient: SE USITT, 2014

1st Place Graduate Costume Design Award: SETC, 2014

2st Place, SETC/David Weiss Design Award: KCACTF IV, 2014

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