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Cynthia Evans... a scenic, costume and lighting designer (Scenographer), as well as actor/director and theatre technician.


...holds an MFA in Scenography from the University of Kansas and served as a Graduate Teaching Assistant for costume construction and an Adjunct Faculty member at Park University and Ottawa University.


...has designed costumes, sets and lights at amateur, professional, university and community theatres in Colorado, New York, Philadelphia, Kansas, Missouri and North Carolina. Artistic Director/Producer for Orange Mouse Theatricals and a founding member of several theatre companies including EMU Theatre Company and Renegade Theatre Company.

...has served as Costume, Scenic & Lighting Designer, Assistant Technical Director, Technical Director, Stage Manager and Costume Shop Manager at many theatres and universities.


...has directed kids, adults, high-school and college students in classics, original scripts and immersive theatre at various theatres, schools, outdoor venues and non-traditional theatre spaces.


...has received the following Scholarships & Awards;

  • KCACTF Award, Outstanding Portfolio, 2014

  • KCACTF Regional Award, Costume Design, "And I And Silence", 2014

  • Adah Clarke Hagan Scholarship, 2013-14

  • Juanita Strait Scholarship, 2013-14

  • KCACTF Commendation, Scenic Design, "Into the Woods", 2013

  • KCACTF National Award, Costume Design, "Merrily We Roll Along", 2012

  • Clarence Seaver Technical Theatre Scholarship, 2012-13

  • Charles "Buddy" Rogers Scholarship, 2012-13

  • Best Scenic Design, OCTA, "Picasso at the Lapin Agile", 2010

  • EMU Theatre “Birdie Award”,​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​ Technical Direction/Set Design - "Lobby Hero", 2009

  • ​KCACTF Commendation, Scenic and Lighting Design, "Victim Art", 1994

  • Charles "Buddy" Rogers Acting Scholarship (1984-89)

  • Hall Foundation Arts Scholarship (1982-86)

University of Kansas
University of Kansas
University of Kansas

                          Gross Indecency

                      Costumes by Cynthia Evans

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