Michelle Bentley recently finished working as a draper at the Illinois Shakespeare Festival, and now serves as an interim draper at the Paramount theater in Aurora, IL for the production of Wizard of Oz. After this position concludes, she will return to St. Louis, MO, as a freelancer. She has previously worked in various positions at the Utah Shakespeare Festival, as a lab supervisor at the Northern Illinois University costume shop, and as a first hand at Eric Winterling of NYC.