Costume Shop Manager & Designer
School of Arts and Sciences
Andrea Benson Davenport is currently the costume shop manager/cutter draper for the Theater department at Westminster College and a freelance costume designer in Salt Lake City. She has over 30 years of costume design and construction experience throughout the intermountain west. In addition to her degree from Utah State University, she also studied design at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York City. She has worked for Pinnacle Acting Company, Pygmalion Theater Company, Sackerson, The Lyric Repertory Company, The Utah Shakespeare Festival, The Outlaw Trail Theater, College of Eastern Utah, The Neil Simon Festival, Tuacahn Center for the Arts, St. George Musical Theater and The Space Between Theater Company in St. George, Utah and for many years was the designer and shop manager for Dixie State University's Theater program. She and her husband, Varlo are the proud parents of five children.