Meet the Faculty
Yelena M. Babinskaya, M.F.A.
Visiting Professor of Production Design
Yelena Babinskaya is a Lighting, Scenic and Costume Designer with experience as a Production Manager and a Stage Manager. She is thrilled to share her experiences with her students. She seeks to help her students navigate through their educational career and onto the next step in their lives with all the confidence and knowledge they need to succeed. Her previous projects include working with Disney's California Adventure, ABT, Owensboro Dance Theatre, Theatre Unleashed, Geffen Playhouse, Pasadena Playhouse, The Beverly Hilton, The Terranea Resort, and Music Theatre Group at the Dorothy Chandler to name a few. Yelena holds an MFA from UCLA in Theatre Design and a BA from UNC in the same.