Theatre and Dance

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Rebel Mickelson

Faculty Assistant, Costume Shop Manager
Office: Costume Shop, Browne Hall
Phone: (309) 298-2904
Email: RR-Mickelson@wiu.edu

Rebel Mickelson is the Costume Shop Manager/Faculty Assistant for the department of Theatre and Dance. She received her MFA in Theater with an emphasis in Costume Design from Southern Illinois University in Carbondale.

Before coming to WIU, she worked as the costume shop manager for Youngstown State University. Professionally, Rebel has worked as a resident costume designer, costume assistant, costume shop manager, tailor, draper, first hand, puppet creator, and rental coordinator. She worked for the Cumberland County Playhouse, Little Theatre on the Square, Glimmerglass Opera, McCloud Summer Playhouse, and toured with the Moscow ballet, to name a few.