9 productions in 6 weeks? No sweat. Costume Shop Manager Lauren Perigard enjoys life too much to worry.
“I love to hire my own staff. That’s huge. I get to choose big famous designers in Philadelphia to come here and work with kids! That’s cool for them,” says Lauren. “I get to hire interns from fashion departments from high schools that have theater departments.” “A sparkler.” “Effervescent.” “A ray of sunshine.” “Animated.” “Enthusiastic.” “Full of life and energy.” These are just some of the ways members of the Summer Stage staff recently described Costume Shop Manager Lauren Perigard in an informal poll. I recently caught up with Lauren when she and her staff were busy designing their