Award-winning costume designer Kristine Doiel unwraps the creative process about the design and construction of the corset.
Students will complete a basic corset from a commercial pattern. Instruction will include history of the corset, types of corset fabrics/findings and methods of embellishment . Skills learned can be applied to historical or contemporary corsets.
Completion of DES 77 or experience in basic garment construction is necessary for successful completion of this class..
Mix a Hitchcock masterpiece with a juicy spy novel, add a dash of Monty Python and you have The 39 Steps, a fast-paced whodunit for anyone who loves the magic of theatre! This 2-time Tony® and Drama Desk Award-winning treat is packed with nonstop laughs, over 150 zany characters (played by a ridiculously talented cast of 4), an on-stage plane crash, handcuffs, missing fingers and some good old-fashioned romance!
A costume rental service operated by the UC Davis Costume Shop, The Enchanted Cellar provides year-round costume rentals. The shop offers more Halloween selections than ever before and special hours for costume viewing and fittings.