Performing Arts Faculty
Laurie Bramhall grew up in the Boston area and graduated with an MFA in Costume Design and Construction from Boston University.
Her work in theater includes freelance costume designing at New Rep, Guthrie Theater, Darmouth College, Anna Myers Dance Company, and Boston University Opera Theater. She spent seven years at the Guthrie Theater as a Costume Design Assistant working with some of the top theatrical designers in the country.
Her teaching credits also include Tufts University and Brandeis University in both costume construction and design and a visiting artist position at Dartmouth College.
For the past 15 years, Laurie has been very active in the feature film scene in New England working as a Key Costumer, Tailor / Stitcher and a Background Costumer. Her film credits are featured on IMDB.
She is the Costume Department Craft Representative for IATSE 481 and is a member of Unites Scenic Artist 829.
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A Round of Applause...
Recent news highlights from the Department of Performing Arts.
Academy Fight Song involves PA alumni, faculty
in world-premiere production at Boston Center for the Arts.
Kinky Boots actor comes home.
Following a stint on Broadway, Lauren Chapman '12 returns to Boston in the Tony award-winning show's national tour.
Assistant Professor Christina Marin recieves service learning innovation grant
to support collaboration between Emerson's Theatre Education graduate program and ¡ACCIÓN! Community Theater (ACT) in Hyde Square.
Emily Skeggs '12 nominated for Tony Award
Emily Skeggs was with fellow Emerson alums when she learned that she had been nominated for a Tony Award (Best Featured Actress in a Musical) for her role in Fun Home.
No rehearsal needed: Students win theatre competition
They didn’t go to USITT to compete (in fact, they signed up after the race had begun), but a group of Performing Arts production majors took first place at the 2015 Tech Olympics!