B. Benjamin Weigel

Teaching Assistant


Benjamin is a first year costume design student originally from Boise, Idaho. He received a BA in French Literature from Boise State University and spent his summers working with the Idaho Shakespeare Festival. After completing his degree, Benjamin served as the Costume Director for Ballet Idaho and Opera Idaho (Boise, ID) and worked with various other theatre companies, including Live Onstage (Portland, OR), Idaho Theatre for Youth (Boise,ID), Company of Fools (Hailey, ID), and Lake Tahoe Shakespeare Festival (Incline Village, NV). He is very excited to join the team at UMD.

Costume Design Credits:

Glory Denied (Opera Idaho), Ravel Piano Concerto, A Midsummer Night's Dream, This Mortal's Mosaic (Ballet Idaho), Maggie Lumière and the Ghost Train (Idaho Theater for Youth), All in the Timing (Boise State University).

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