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The MFA in Theatre with a concentration in Costume Design/Technology provides the foundation of theatre studies synthesized with intense and professional practicum. The MFA program in Costume Design/Technology implements professional and cultural experiences essential for achieving the highest standards of theatre.
Building on a tradition for thoroughly training designers in professional standards and practices, students from the program in Costume Design regularly produce award winning pieces and collections. Students may produce realized designs on the VCU mainstage or design for Richmond theatre productions.
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