Debbie has been a proud House Theatre company member since 2008 who has designed costumes for seven House shows, including The NutcrackerRose and the Rime  and All the Fame of Lofty Deeds. Other design credits include: Funk it Up About Nothin’, The Emperor’s New Clothes, Short Shakespeare! A Midsummer Night’s Dream, and Aladdin (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre), Feast, Remember Me Like This, Aqui Estoy, God's Work (Albany Park Theater Project); First Look Repertory of New Work (2007 & 2008), and Huck Finn (Steppenwolf Theatre Company); The Puppetmaster of Lodz (Writers' Theatre); and Young Lady from Rwanda (Victory Gardens). Regional and Off Broadway credits include When the Messenger Is Hot (59E59 Theaters); and The Wiz, The Neverending Story (First Stage Children's Theatre).


Debbie currently lives in New York, and is starting her own line of women's industrial work wear.

  • The Nutcracker

    Debbie's costumes for Clara and her toys are as cheerful as their late-night baking theme song.