Designation: Costume Designer

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Barbara Weisel


(Costume Designer) Barbara was a theatre major at Immaculate Heart College, where she honed her talents in set and custom design. Eventually joined her sister, Kathy Gillespie, as a partner in The Costume House. She has been creating magic on stage for over 25 years.

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Kathy Gillespie


(Costume Designer) Educated at Mount St. Mary’s College in Los Angeles with a B.S. in Nursing. Kathy took on a second career in costuming in 1984, and started The Costume House, a theatrical costume design/rental company in 1990. Fifty musicals/plays later, including 17 built for shows directed by GPTC’s own artistic director, Janet Miller.