Contact Information

Department of Theatre Arts
5201 N. Maple Ave.
M/S SA46
Fresno CA 93740-8027

Department Office: 559.278.3987
Box Office: 559.278.2216
FAX: 559.278.7215

The Department of Theatre Arts is located in the Speech Arts Building, Room 33. See campus map





Costume Shop

Students that are interested in the art of theatrical costuming will be trained in design, sewing, and makeup in quality facilities that simulate the industry standards in professional theatrical costume shops.

Click here to access the Theatre Arts Garment Collection in the Special Collections at the Henry Madden Library.

We offer a wide range of technology to support our program, including:

Ten Bernina Home sewing machines
One over lock machines, also called Sergers
A Juki Industrial Serger 2504
One Pfaff industrial sewing machine
Two gravity feed industrial irons
Two steamers

In addition, we also house onsite a fully functioning costume shop with the following amenities:

Two floors of costume stock
Four dressing rooms; two with showers
Separate Craft Room
Separate makeup studio