Denise Wallace-Spriggs

Lecturer (Costume Crafts) | missd@bu.edu

Denise Wallace - SOT

Denise has a BA from Bridgewater State College and is currently working on an advanced degree. She is the resident crafts artisan/dyer for The Huntington Theatre Company and the proprietor of Winged Heart Millinery where she makes custom made hats. In the past several, years she has done freelance millinery and crafts for Disney Cruise lines, Big Apple Circus, ART and Glimmerglass Opera to name a few. In addition to theatre and opera work, Denise does some freelance dying and millinery for films in the New England area and teaches workshops in millinery and dying.  She started her career at The Huntington as the assistant costumer more than 20 years ago and is happy to still be there. Design experience includes three years as resident designer, Wellesley College Theatre, and freelance costume design in the Boston area.