Sylvia Fuhrken

Costume Shop Manager
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Sylvia Fuhrken is the costume shop manager for Baylor University's Department of Theatre Arts. She also teaches their Introduction to Costuming course and designs for their annual season. Baylor design credits include: Anna Karenina, The Amish Project, True West, and Mary Stuart.

In addition to her position at Baylor, Sylvia is a freelance costume designer. Local DFW credits include: Pride and Prejudice, The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens and Leo Tolstoy: Discord, Silent Sky, One Man Two Guvnors, The Big Meal, and Lord of the Flies at WaterTower Theatre and Other Desert Cities at Circle Theatre. She has also worked as a wig stylist in Washington, D.C. for Folger Theatre and Signature Theatre. Credits include: Henry V, Twelfth Night, Miss Saigon, Gypsy, Beaches, and Three-Penny Opera. Her design website can be found at