Meet the team

Leslie Held

Leslie Held (Costume Designer) is delighted to return to CST after designing costumes for Arabian Nights, Absurd Person Singular, The Other Place, Brundibar & But the Giraffe!, and Her Aching Heart. She has designed costumes for such theaters as New Repertory Theatre (The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde), Roundhouse Theater (Angel Street, 110 in the Shade, The Three Sisters, Luv, Out of Our Father’s House, Twelfth Night, Cat on a Hot Tin Roof), The Alley Theater (Come Back to the Five and Dime, Jimmy Dean), Arena Stage (Candide), and the Kennedy Center (Renard the Fox).  Since 1989, she has held the positions of technical instructor, music & theater arts and designer, music & theater arts at MIT where she has designed costumes for many productions of classical and contemporary works. She has been the assistant designer and shop supervisor for the New Jersey Shakespeare Festival, Amherst College, Holy Cross College, Boston Conservatory of Music, and the Hasty Pudding Club. She is a member of USITT (United States Institute for Theatre Technology).

As of November 2017.