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EIU Department of
Theatre Arts

Faculty and Staff Listing

Karen A Eisenhour, Professor

Office: 2047 - Doudna Fine Arts Center
Phone: 217-581-3121
Fax: 217-581-6027
Email: kaeisenhour@eiu.edu

Ms. Eisenhour has taught at EIU since 1994. She is the costume designer and shop supervisor for the Department of Theatre Arts and designs and constructs for all of the productions each season. In addition to designing, Karen teaches a variety of classes including: An Introduction to Costume Construction, Basic Costume Design, Make-up Design and Application, and Introduction to the Theatre. She has also taught Nonwestern Fine Arts, Theatre and Costume History and a variety of production topics courses, such as Puppet Design & Construction, Flat Patterning/Draping and Costume Crafts.  In addition, she has presented workshops on costuming for children's theatre and fantasy-based costumes. Her design and construction of various puppets have been used by Hospitals to help doctors relate procedures to children. Ms. Eisenhour is a member of various theatre associations and has received a Certificate of Merit for her design work from ACTF. 


Fall 2016 COSTUME SHOP HOURS:
MON: 2:00-6:00
TUES: 1:00-6:00
WED: 2:00-5:30
THURS: 1:00-6:00
FRI: 2:00-5:00


KAREN EISENHOUR Fall 2016 SCHEDULE

 

8:00- 9:00

9:00- 10:00

10:00- 11:00

11:00- 12:00

12:00- 1:00

1:00- 2:00

2:00- 3:00

3:00- 4:00

4:00- 5:00

5:00- 6:00

Monday

OFFICE HOUR 8:30 – 10:00

OFFICE HOUR

Intro. to Theatre THA 2140 10:00 – 10:50

Stage makeup THA 2005

Stage makeup THA 2005 until 12:40

LUNCH

Costume shop 2:00 – 6:00

Costume shop

Costume shop

Costume shop

Tuesday

       

LUNCH

Costume shop 1:00- 6:00

Costume shop

Costume shop

Costume shop

Costume shop

Wednesday

OFFICE HOUR 8:30 – 10:00

OFFICE HOUR

Intro. to Theatre THA 2140 10:00 – 10:50

Stage makeup THA 2005

Stage makeup THA 2005 until 12:40

LUNCH

Costume shop

2:00 – 5:30

Costume shop

Costume shop

Costume shop Until 5:30

Thursday

       

LUNCH

Costume shop 1:00- 6:00

Costume shop

Costume shop

Costume shop

Costume shop

Friday

OFFICE HOUR 8:30 – 10:00

OFFICE HOUR

Intro. to Theatre THA 2140 10:00 – 10:50

Stage makeup THA 2005

Stage makeup THA 2005 until 12:40

LUNCH

Costume shop 2:00 – 5:00

Costume shop

Costume shop

 

NOTE: NIGHT AND WEEKEND SHOP CALLS TBA. ADDITIONAL CALLS WILL BE POSTED.

WHEN SHOW WORK HAS BEEN COMPLETED, COSTUME SHOP HOURS MAY BE REDUCED.

IF YOU MISSED ME, AND NEED TO CONTACT ME, PLEASE FEEL FREE TO EMAIL ME kaeisenhour@eiu.edu YOU MAY ALSO COME TO THE COSTUME SHOP AND SEE ME IN PERSON.

IF I AM NOT IN MY OFFICE DURING DESIGNATED OFFICE HOURS, CHECK THE COSTUME SHOP AS I MAY BE THERE WORKING.

* YOU MAY ALSO MAKE ARRANGEMENTS TO MEET OUTSIDE THE POSTED OFFICE HOURS.

THANKS........KAREN



 


Current Syllabi

Education

  • M.F.A. The University of Massachusetts at Amherst (Costume Design)
  • B.A. Keene State College (Technical Theatre)
  • A.A.S. Casenovia College (Fashion Design)

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    Contact Information

    Department of Theatre Arts

    2080 Doudna Fine Arts Cntr.
    600 Lincoln Ave.
    Charleston, IL 61920
    (217) 581-3121
    theatre@eiu.edu

    Box Office

    (217) 581-3110


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