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Melissa Payte
533 Jasper Road, Spokane, MO 65754 - (417) 676-0377 (C) - [email protected]
Professional Profile
Creative theatrical professional with extensive project experience from concept to development. Talents
include costume construction and alterations, shoe repair, soldering/crafts, wardrobe supervision, dressing
room, and touring experience.
Thrives under pressure
Superb attention to detail
Traditional fine art skills
Dependable independent worker
Consistent work history
Strong work ethic
Strong organizational skills
Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical-National Tour
October 2o15 to Current
Assistant Wardrobe Supervisor
New York City, NY
Provided support to the wardrobe supervisor by executing necessary alterations and repairs on all costume
pieces and shoes throughout rehearsals and performances. Was consistent with daily maintenance
improving the aesthetic appeal of the show. Trained and supervised wardrobe staff to assist performers with
costume changes during the production. Maintained a functional and organized work area in each location.
Ensured a safe and efficient workplace while loading in and loading out the show from week to week.
Shepherd of the Hills Outdoor Theatre
March 2002 to Current
Wardrobe Supervisor
Branson, MO
Worked closely with the director to accomplish creative vision for a seasonal outdoor theatre production.
Researched historical records and compiled reference materials for future use. Constructed or found period
appropriate costuming to furnish cast and additional crew totaling 100 people. Provided daily maintenance
on all costume components and some props. Kept a clean and organized work area. Managed work with
little supervision.
Radio City Music Hall's Christmas Spectacular-Touring Company
September 1999 to January 2015
Assistant Wardrobe Supervisor
New York City, NY
Served as assistant to the wardrobe supervisor with large touring dance show. Collaborated with design team
to complete costume fittings and alterations during pre-production. Developed a strong working knowledge
of the show by cataloging detailed measurement charts, inventory lists, and dressing tracks. Managed
fittings and maintenance on all dance shoes. Consistently met schedules and deadlines for all rehearsals
and performances. Trained and supervised a team of 15 to perform dressing room duties in each location.
Utilized downtime during production with consistent upkeep of costumes and shoes thus reducing
unnecessary maintenance. Assisted with extensive cleaning and storage procedures during post-production.
Silver Dollar City
April 1998 to September 2003
Special Events Visual Team Member
Branson, MO
Participated in preparation of seasonal festivals with theme park visual team setting up displays and
exhibits. Worked in production shop using a variety of tools to create an appealing atmosphere for guests.
Maintained and enforced a safe and clean working environment at all times. Cross-trained and provided
back-up for other customer service representatives when necessary.
Edgerton Public High School
High School Diploma: General Studies
Edgerton, MN, USA
Missouri State University
Currently pursuing Bachelor of Arts Degree: Art History
Springfield, MO, USA
Member of Tri-Lakes Community Theatre 2000-2009
Board of directors 2004-2009;
Vice president 2005-2006; President 2007-2009.
Member of I.A.T.S.E. ACT
Sarah Smith
Wardrobe Supervisor, How the Grinch Stole Christmas – touring company
(832) 687-3329
Jan D. Creger
Wardrobe Supervisor, Radio City Christmas Spectacular- touring company
(417) 337-0625
Damian Effler
Company Manager, Madison Square Garden Entertainment
(917) 518-5803
Glenda Justus
Secretary/Treasurer, Tri-Lakes Community Theatre
(417) 337-0190