Associate Professor, Director of Costume and Make-up
Costume Technology, Costume Design, Theatre Make-up, Theatre Appreciation
Pamela Shaw is a designer and instructor of Costume and Make-up in the Theatre Arts Department. Professionally Pamela has worked in theatre, film and television. She was the Assistant Costume Designer for The Artist, the 2011 Academy Award winner: Best Picture & Best Costume Design, designer Mark Bridges. Her other credits include Becky's New Car, Present Laughter, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, August: Osage County, Avenue Q, Through the Fire (SBCC), Ghosts, Lion In Winter, Crime & Punishment (Ensemble Theatre Company), Home Siege Home (Ghost Road Ensemble at Inside the Ford), Doubt, Lonesome Traveler, Steel Magnolias, (The Rubicon Theatre), The Elephant Man,Children’s Hour, The Rocky Horror Show, Lope de Vega’s Lo vingido ferdadero(Loyola Marymount University), Camping with Henry and Tom (McCoy Rigby Entertainment), and the annual Holiday Parade for Universal Studios Theme Park. She is co-author of the definitive costume resource guide, Shopping LA: The Insiders’ Sourcebook for Film & Fashion, 3rd edition. Ms. Shaw served two terms as Vice President of the Costume Designers Guild, Local 892 and is currently a Trustee for the Western Region Board of United Scenic Artists, Local 829.