Dance and Arts Management
Faculty & Staff
Jessica Olson
Costumer & Costume Shop Foreman

Email: jeolson@okcu.edu
JESSICA OLSON (Costumer) received her BFA in Costume Design from the University of North Carolina School of the Arts and is working towards her MA in Art History at the University of Oklahoma. She has been working in the entertainment industry as a Costumer since 2005 and has costumed in various capacities on both the East and West Coast of the United States. She worked as a Costume Designer for five years in Los Angeles (including work at these prestigious stages: Pasadena Playhouse, Musical Theatre West, South Coast Repertory, The Antaeus Company, Sacred Fools Theater Company, and East West Players.) She continues to have a presence in Los Angeles theatrical design. She has been nominated for LA Weekly Theater Award and the Ovation Awards for both Peace in Our Time (The Antaeus Company) and Stoneface: The Rise and Fall and Rise of Buster Keaton (Sacred Fools Theater Company). Her film design credits include: “Delivery: The Beast Within” and “A Girl, A Guy, A Space Helmet.” TV work: “Will to Live” (TV One) and “Riff Rockit.”