Shana Targosz
Shana Targosz
Designer of costumes. Writer of stories. Tea-a-holic. Crafter of beautiful things, scary things, magical things, fuzzy things. Book nerd, Zelda fan, board gamer, and lover of all things fantastical. Mom to a master Lego builder and future space explorer. Thank you for visiting!

Costume Design Portfolio


Portland Opera, The David Lang Cycle

An evening of two one-act operas by modern composer David Lang.

The Difficulty of Crossing a Field, based on a short story by Ambrose Bierce.

And the Pulitzer Prize winning opera, The Little Match Girl Passion, based on the story by Hans Christian Andersen.

Bitter Orange, Short Film

Starring Academy Award Winner, Brie Larson.

Directed by Hope Larson.

Always… Patsy Cline, Broadway Rose Theatre

Based on a true story about Patsy Cline’s friendship with a fan from Houston who befriended the star in a Texas honky-tonk in l961, and continued a correspondence with Cline until her death.

Best Costume Design nominee.

Seussical, NWCT

PAMTA Award, Best Costume Design.

Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and other characters from the whimsical imagination of Dr. Seuss come together in this musical.


Little Shop of Horrors, Broadway Rose Theatre

A delicious sci-fi smash musical about a man-eating plant.

Best Costume Design nominee.


The Suite Life of Zack and Cody, Disney TELEVISION Sitcom

It’s A Laugh Productions/Disney. As the assistant designer on all three seasons of The Suite Life (over seventy episodes!), I was in charge of designing and sourcing all specialty costumes.


Peter Pan, NWCT

A new musical based on the book Peter Pan by J.M. Barrie.

Best Costume Design nominee.



Roald Dahl’s classic book about the 24-feet-high Big Friendly Giant and a little orphan called Sophie brings to the stage some of Dahl’s most memorable characters.


Ripper, Broadway Rose Theatre

A new musical based on the historic Jack the Ripper murders.

Best Costume Design nominee.


Best Little Whorehouse In Texas, Broadway Rose Theatre

The madam of a beloved Texas whorehouse finds her business suddenly under attack from a television evangelist and local politicians.

Best Costume Design nominee.


Legally Blondes, MGM Studios Film

Produced by Reese Witherspoon. Legally Blondes is a spin-off of the Legally Blonde movies, and follows Elle’s British cousins, Isabelle "Izzy" and Annabelle "Annie" Woods.


Cheetah Girls 2, Disney

Assistant Costume Designer