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Eric Abele is a theatrical designer and construction artist, who specializes in costume and puppet design for Theatre for Young Audiences.  Currently Eric is the Lecturer in Costume Design at the University of Maryland Baltimore County Department of Theatre, where he also serves as Associate Chair.  His research area is developing digital rendering pedagogy for costume designers.

He earned his Bachelor of Arts in Dramatic Arts and German at Centre College and completed his Masters of Fine Art in Costume Design at the University of Tennessee.   

Eric Abele is a 200-HR Registered Yoga Teacher (RYT) and teaches at CorePower Yoga in Baltimore.   Eric uses power yoga to create focus and community within theatre and is working to develop yogic techniques to improve student learning experiences.

Eric is proud member of United Scenic Artists Local 829.

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