Costume Designer-in-Residence

Schacht Fine Arts Center, Troy


B.A., Theatre, Kenyon College

Classes Taught

Internships and directed studies in Costume Technology with Sage students and Theatre Institute at Sage interns.


Lynne Roblin is the Costume Designer at Russell Sage College. A graduate of Kenyon College with a BA in theatre, Lynne worked in various technical theatre positions in Dallas, Texas for 2 years after graduation before moving back to New York State. She was a member of the New York State Theatre Institute company for 26 years as a costume technician, wardrobe supervisor, and teacher. While with the company, Lynne toured with productions throughout New York, and to Russia, Jordan, England, Sweden, and Italy. Some favorite NYSTI productions include: A Tale Of Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, A Wonderful Life, Sherlock’s Secret Life, Alice In Wonderland, Ladies Of Song, Arsenic and Old Lace, and A Christmas Carol. Lynne was an adjunct professor of costume technology and assistant to the costume designer at SUNY Albany in 2011-12, and spends summers as a costume technician at Hope Summer Repertory Theatre in Holland, Michigan.