Sara Curran Ice

Costume Coordinator, Senior Lecturer - Costume History, Design, Construction

Office: FAB 101   |    Phone: (308) 865-8919   |    Email:

Sara Curran Ice


Sara Ice holds an MFA in Costume Design from the University of California, Irvine.  This is her eighth year at the University of Nebraska Kearney where she teaches courses such as Introduction to Costume Technology, Costume Design, Stage Makeup, and Why We Wear Clothes: The History of European Dress.  Sara also designs costumes for mainstage productions, mentors student costume designers, and manages the University Theatre costume shop.  Prior to coming to UNK she spent several years as a freelance costumer for film, television, and theatre. Sara is a member of IATSE Local 705, the Motion Picture Costumers Union in Los Angeles.

Courses Taught

THEA 120        Introduction to the Theatre
THEA 121        Completing the Look:  The Art of Costuming
THEA 188        Why We Wear Clothes - The History of European Dress
THEA 240        Stage Makeup
THEA 241        Introduction to Costume Technology
THEA 419        Costume Design