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Carin Jacobs – Part-Time Instructor

Carin Jacobs - Part-time Theater FacultyCarin Jacobs has been designing costumes around the OC/LA area for over 15 years. Her work can be seen in many genres including theatre, film, live stage shows and professional cheerleading. Projects include; Arizona Cardinals Cheerleading uniforms (seen at the 2009 Superbowl), “Operation Spy Girl” stunt show for Six Flags Chicago, the feature film “Saving Lincoln” and most recently “Legally Blonde” at Cabrillo Musical Theatre, an Ovation award nominee for Best Musical. A highlight of her career was having the opportunity to work with Julie Taymor and the creative costume design team on “The Lion King” in Los Angeles. In addition to her freelance design work, Carin also teaches costume history and design at The Fashion Institute of Design and Merchandising, and California State University, Dominguez Hills. She holds a B.A. in Art History from UCLA and an M.F.A. in Theatre from Cal State Long Beach. Carin loves her career and feels like one of the luckiest people in the world to be making a living creating art.

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