Emily Ruiz

Emily Ruiz

Director of Costume Shop


Room:AC 306

Emily B. Bushá is currently serving as the Director of the Costume Shop for the Department of Theatre and Dance’s DTO program. She also teaches Costuming and mentors student designers.

Emily holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Illinois State University in Theatrical Design with an emphasis in Costume Design.

Emily received her MFA in Costume Design from the University of Iowa where she served as a TA for several design courses and designed numerous productions including new works and new adaptations. During her time in Iowa, Emily served as the costume designer for two consecutive seasons of Iowa Summer Repertory Theatre.

Prior to moving to Muncie, Emily enjoyed working in her community designing costumes for Quad City Theatre Workshop in Davenport, IA and designed costumes for the locally produced film Sons and Daughter of Thunder with Fourth Wall Films which is slated for release in 2017.

Course Schedule
Course No. Section Times Days Location
Costume Design and T 223 1 0930 - 1045 T R AC, room 308
Costume Design and T 223 1 0930 - 1045 T R TH, room 101
Form and Materials 224 1 1100 - 1150 M W F AC, room 308
Theatre and Dance Pr 280 10A 0000 - 0000
Advanced Practicum 380 1 0800 - 0850 M AC, room 308