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Jordan Straight was born in San Diego, CA and later moved to east Tennessee. He attended East Tennessee State University where he received his Bachelor of Science in Communications emphasizing in Theatre with his minor in Art. He has designed costumes for many productions at ETSU for main stage, dance productions and for opera. He also was an avid member of the Patchwork players, the student theatrical group. Later, he was head costume designer for Dead Dinosaur productions; a new experimental theatre organization in Johnson City, TN.
In January 2010, he was head costume designer and shop manager for East Tennessee State University while the current instructor was on sabbatical.
Fall 2010, he moved to Tuscaloosa, AL to attend the University of Alabama's graduate program for Costume design and Production. While at the University of Alabama, he worked as Assistant Costume Designer for An Enemy of the People, Moby Dick, and City of Angels.
Spring 2012, he will be taking time off from graduate school to focus on his studio work in experimental fibers as well as spend time with his soon to be wife and new born child.
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Fundamentals of Theatrical Design: A Guide to the Basics of Scenic, Costumes, and Lighting Design by Karen Brewster and Melissa Shafer