Erin Rodgers is a third-year graduate student. She received her BA in Art from Furman University. She worked this summer as a first hand at Utah Shakespeare Festival. She has previously worked at New York City Ballet, Parsons-Meares, Radio City Music Hall, Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Heritage Theatre Festival, Orlando Shakespeare Theater, and here at UNC/PlayMakers. Erin is the inaugural Gillings Research Fellow in costume production, enabling her to work with faculty to study, document, and preserve antique garments in our costume archive, CoStar. Erin also won the prestigious Marian A. Smith award for a costume graduate student from SETC in 2020.