College of Arts and Humanities

Robin Ankerich, M.F.A.

  • Fine Arts Production Manager
  • Costume Shop Floor Supervisor
  • Office Hours: MWF 8:30-10:30AM (by appointment)
  • Campus Location: TH119

Robin Ankerich received her BFA from Columbus State University in Theatre Design and Technology with a focus in Costume Construction. Then she went onto work for Virginia Shakespeare Festival before spending two years with Lexington Children's Theatre. She received her MFA in Costume Production from the University of North Carolina in Chapel Hill. While in Chapel Hill, she was blessed to drape on productions for Playmakers Repertory Company for the 2015-6, 16-17, & 17-18 seasons. She has also spent many summers returning to Cedar City, Utah to work with the Utah Shakespeare Festival. Most recently she has joined the theatre staff at the University of Central Florida as the Costume Workroom Supervisor/ Draper in the Theatre Department. 


  • M.F.A. in Costume Production from The University of North Carolina Chapel Hill
  • B.F.A. in Theatre Design and Technology from Columbus State University


No courses found for Spring 2019.

Course Number Course Title Mode Date and Time Syllabus
80454 TPA2232C Costume Construction Face2Face Tu,Th 8:30AM - 10:20AM Available

Basic knowledge and techniques for construction of stage costumes.

Course Objectives

To familiarize students with the complete costuming process and the roles involved within a commercial costume shop to produce costumes for the stage.

To recognize the physical organization of a costume shop and understand the safe used of costume shop materials, tools, and equipment.

To gain technical skills essential to costume production, including hand and machine sewing, finishing techniques, understanding garments and garment components, as well as reading commercial sewing patterns.

To recognize and respect the contribution of the costume technician to the production process.

No courses found for Summer 2018.

No courses found for Spring 2018.

No courses found for Fall 2017.

Updated: Aug 20, 2018

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