Master design and production of costumes for the performing arts, cinema and TV


Program Description

In addition to the familiar power of film, the world of television drama series, contemporary and vintage, is growing both at home and abroad, and have become the main argument of the programming of the big chains national and international. The same applies to the circus, contemporary dance, music or theater, all creators of dream worlds and individual and sophisticated designs scenery and costumes.

Given this reality, the professional required for Costume Design and Production must be highly skilled in the art. A professional management requirements translate into an attractive and appealing to the viewer, who can translate to a garment psychology of a character and the dramatic evolution from a script design, but at the same time produce knowledge from a thorough knowledge of the techniques of more specific and creative pattern and can perform tests that costumes for actors and dancers with a physiognomy and very specific needs.

For if the designer-duo patronista combination is a booming within the fashion world, it is almost essential when we enter the world of the performing arts.


This Master aims at forming a highly qualified professional, both creatively and technically, focusing in-depth on specific subjects and practices of design and pattern making costumes for shows and movies.

Students learn to work on a screenplay for fiction, character creation and use of clothing as a vehicle of communication, and not as an end in itself. Yet they reach a high level of fashion from a technical point of view of the construction of the garment, a fact that allows us to explore and understand the basic rules of court, using the most current approaches in this area, adding value to decisions creative.

The contents range from training in creating designs that respond to the needs of each type of production, whether of stage area (theater and opera), audiovisual (cinema and television fiction) or special shows (dance and circus) to technical mastery of very specific specialties pattern (tailoring, corsetry and experimental) that are essential for a profession that must care as much detail of costume design, stressing the importance of teamwork and the interaction with other creative professionals ( set designers, stage directors, cinematographers ...).

Addressed to

Graduates and graduates with experience in fashion design, textile, pattern or other creative areas linked by creditable academic curriculum and / or portfolio. Otherwise, you need to attend graduate school / course of Fashion Design and Image.

Access and Degree

Access university degree (bachelor or graduate degree) and internal selection process. own master's degree awarded by the Universitat Abat Oliva CEU is obtained.

Curricular Itinerary

This master's degree is the result of combining the academic curricula of postgraduate Costume Design for Performing Arts, Film and TV and Advanced Pattern and Creative.

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En este nuevo escenario, mucho más exigente y que plantea sus propias necesidades, el principal objetivo de Idep Barcelona es formar a los mejores profesionales en el entorno del Diseño y la comunicac ... Read More

En este nuevo escenario, mucho más exigente y que plantea sus propias necesidades, el principal objetivo de Idep Barcelona es formar a los mejores profesionales en el entorno del Diseño y la comunicación gráfica y audiovisual, del Diseño y la imagen de moda y de la Fotografía y creación contemporánea. Una nueva generación de creativos que reúna, además de los conocimientos técnicos necesarios para utilizar con eficacia las herramientas más avanzadas, una visión contemporánea de las nuevas tendencias conceptuales. De esta manera, facilitamos su incorporación al mercado laboral en las mejores condiciones. Read less