Department of Theatre and Film Studies

Brenda Wentworth

Brenda has three degrees in theatre: B.A. Fredonia State University in New York; M.A. University of South Carolina; Ph.D. University of Missouri-Columbia.

She has taught theatre in Illinois, Georgia, Missouri, Texas and Minnesota. A former costume designer for the St. Cloud State theatre program, she taught courses in costume history, design and construction, as well as stage makeup. For health reasons her duties have changed to teach directing, script analysis and theatre history. 

Brenda continues to direct productions for the theatre program’s season, often selecting classical works as well as new plays. Brenda continues to advise and research in clothing history.