Cheri Vasek (Drama)
...Cheri Vasek (Drama)Cheri Vasek is an Associate Professor at the University of Idaho, Department of Theatre and Film.She earned her M.F.A. in Theatrical Costume and Scenic Design at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and her B.S. in Costume Design from the University of California at Davis.Her
areas of specialization include costumes, textile dyeing, masks and Asian Theatre history.She is a frequently invited lecturer in textile dyeing techniques.She has worked professionally for the Guthrie Theatre, the Santa Fe Opera and American Conservatory Theatre.Vasek
has received numerous KCACTF Merit Awards for Design Excellence for her
costume, scenic puppet and mask designs, and was a KCACTF National Costume Design Faculty Fellowship Nominee in 2005.She
received an Excellence in Teaching Award, College of Arts & Humanities, Central Washington University
in 1999, and was named to Who's Who in Fine Arts Higher Education, 2005.