Shane Ballard

Costume Design

Shane Ballard is a costume designer and costume concept illustrator who's built a career across a diverse range of creative industries, including theater, television, and film. He recently completed work as the costume concept illustrator for the new musical, Ain't Too Proud- The Temptations Musical, which premiered at Berkeley Repertory Theater in August 2017. Ballard was part of the costume design teams for NBC’s The Wiz Live, winner of the 2016 Emmy Award for Outstanding Costume Design; the HBO film, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks; Skeleton Crew for The Atlantic Theater; and two ice shows: 1977 and 1887 for Royal Caribbean Cruise Line's "A Journey In Time" entertainment series. His costume design credits include: Madame Infamy for The NY Musical Theater Festival; Off-Broadway rock-musical One Day at 3LD Art and Technology Center; Oliver The Musical at El Museo del Barrio, Inappropriate at The Odyssey Theater, Los Angeles; and Spring Awakening at The Hayworth Theater, Los Angeles. Ballard is a proud member of United Scenic Artists Local 829.