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UCM Department of Theatre and Dance Testimonial
UCM Department of Theatre and Dance Testimonial
UCM Department of Theatre and Dance Testimonial
UCM Department of Theatre and Dance Testimonial
UCM Department of Theatre and Dance Testimonial

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Kayla Jestila

Jestila, KaylaInstructor of Theatre

MFA- Costume Design & Technology: University of Florida, Gainesville FL
BFA- Technical Theatre: University of Central Missouri, Warrensburg MO

Mrs. Jestila serves as instructor in Costume Design and Technology, teaching classes including Costume Technology, Stage Makeup, and Discovering Theatre. When not teaching, Mrs. Jestila designs costumes or mentors students in designing costumes for UCM mainstage productions. She also oversees the production of costumes in the costume shop, providing instruction to student stitchers. Mrs. Jestila has professional experience across the Midwest and East Coast, including costume shop management, wardrobe supervision, and collegiate instruction. A firm believer that the best theatre artists are those who are well-rounded and continuously learning, Mrs. Jestila spends her free time creating drawings, paintings, fiber arts, jewelry, and other visual arts that peak her interest.

 

 

Curriculum Vita

email: jestila@ucmo.edu