Paula Ries

Costume Shop Manager

Paula is a 2005 Northeastern University alumnus who returned to Boston after receiving an MFA in Costume Design from Carnegie Mellon University. She has worked at the Williamstown Theatre Festival, the Old Globe Theatre, the New Harmony Theatre and the Carnegie School of Music.  As resident costume designer for the nationally touring Squonk Opera, Paula designed their outrageous and innovative productions: GO RoadshowPneumatica, and Mayhem and Majesty. Other favorite stage productions include The Laramie Project, The Turn of the Screw, Richard III, The Grapes of Wrath, PippinBethany, and The Phantom Lady.  Her numerous film and TV credits range from the USA Network to independent films. Her next project is the multi-media premiere of 27 Tips for Banishing the Blues. This fall, Paula is co-teaching Introduction to Theatrical Design.

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