Costume Mistress

Responsibilities

  • Maintain costume organization including costume closet and exterior accessories.
  • Schedule fittings, and supervise those fittings for each production and each part within the production.
  • Make alterations, corrections, and costume creation/construction as needed to ensure proper dress for all dancers.
  • Work with Artistic Director (A.D.) on ordering and creating new costumes.
  • Attend all dress rehearsals with A.D. for all productions and make necessary last minute changes and alterations.
  • Communicating often with BSA staff and volunteers to ensure that productions run smoothly.
  • Hire or buy ready costumes when necessary.
  • Ensure costumes stay within budget.
  • Assume responsibility of returning, storing or disposing of used costumes after productions.

Requirements 

  • Experience working with costumes or similar role
  • Knowledge of design, sewing and textiles
  • Aptitude in research
  • Excellent communication and people skills
  • Creativity and attention to detail
  • Well-organized and reliable
  • Enjoy working with children

Please email sterral@balletsanangelo.org with a resume or questions!