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Assistant Professor of Theatre


  • M.F.A., University of North Carolina at Greensboro
  • B.A., Samford University: Theatre

Teaching Specialties

  • Costume Design
  • Costume Construction
  • State Makeup


Claire received her Master of Fine Arts in Design from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and her Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from Samford University in Birmingham, Alabama. In addition to overseeing the ASU Costume Shop, she is responsible for teaching courses such as Stage Makeup Design and Costume Construction while also designing costumes for the ASU Theatre season.

Claire Abernathy

Contact Information

P: (870) 972-2037
F: (870) 972-2830


Building: Fowler Center
Room: 158D