Eli Weiss
Costume Design & Wardrobe

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Designs
   You Can't Take It With You  
Renderings
   Pagliacci
   The Frogs
   The Lady or The Tiger?
Artwork
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   Agamemnon
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Film Experience:

Key Costumer (Amanda Seyfried & Christopher Egan, additional photography & re-shoots only)

Letters to Juliet (additional photography & re-shoots only)

Gary Winick, Dir.

Amy Ritchings, CD 

2009

Key-Set Costumer (additional photography only)

All Good Things (additional photography)

Andrew Jarecki, Dir 

Pilar Limosner, CD 

2009

Additional SetCostumer

Howl (featuring James Franco & Jeff Daniels)

Rob Epstein & Joseph Friedman, Dir 

Kurt & Bart, CD 

2009

Additional SetCostumer

A New York Thing

Olivier Lecot, Dir 

Virginia Cook , CD 

2008

Wardrobe PA

All Good Things (featuring Kirsten Dunst & Ryan Gosling)

Andrew Jarecki, Dir 

Michael Clancy, CD 

2008

Wardrobe PA

Two Lovers(featuring Gwyneth Paltrow & Joaquin Phoenix)

James Gray, Dir

Michael Clancy, CD 

2007

Wardrobe PA

Manslaughter

Conrad Jackson, Dir 

Virginia Cook, CD 

2007

Wardrobe PA

My Father's Will

Fred Manocherian, Dir 

Michael Bevins, CD 

2007

Wardrobe PA

Pistol Whipped(featuring Steven Seagal)

Roel Reine, Dir 

Eden Miller, CD 

2007

Costume Assistant & On Set Costumer

Air Guitar

Ian Gelfand, Dir 

Courtney, CD 

2007

Costume Assistant

End Of The Line(featuring Mark Margolis & Jon Polito)

Alex Shaoul, Dir 

Elissa Santiago, CD 

2007

TV & Commercial Work:

Additional Set Costumer

Gossip Girl: Season 3, Episode 19 "Dr. Strangeloved" Darnell Martin, Dir.

Eric Daman, CD

2010

Additional Set Costumer (Covering principles & BG)

Are We There Yet: Season 1, Episode 10 "Get-Together" Ali LeRoi, Dir.

Kaela Wohl, CD

2010

Additional Set Costumer

Gossip Girl: Season 3, Episode 18 "The Unblairable Lightness of Being" Janice Cooke, Dir

Eric Daman, CD

2010

Additional Set Costumer

Mercy: Season 1, Episode 14 "I Have a Date" Rick Wallace, Dir.

Amy Roth, CD

2010

Additional Wardrobe (3 days of prep.)

Are We There Yet: Prep Work.

Kaela Wohl, CD

2010

Additional Set Costumer

Gossip Girl: Season 3, Episode 17

Eric Daman, CD

2010

Additional Set Costumer

Mercy: Season 1, Episode 13 "...Elephant..." Seith Mann, Dir

Amy Roth, CD

2010

Key Costumer & Stylist Assist

(5 Episodes filmed in NYC. Featured guests included Ivana Trump, Jon Gosselin, Rachel Ray & Levi Johnston) The Insider. CBS Television Distribution.

Anya Sarre, Stylist

2009

Key Costumer (to Mary Hart)

Entertainment Tonight's Daily Show (3 Episodes filmed in NYC)

Anya Sarre, Stylist

2009

Additional Costumer

Gossip Girl: Season 3, Episode 16 "The Empire Strikes Jack" Joe Lazarov, Dir.

Eric Daman, CD

2009

Additional Costumer

Boardwalk Empire: Season 1, Untitled Episode. HBO/Bootleg Productions.

Tim Patten, CD

2009

Additional Costumer

Gossip Girl: Season 3, Episode 15 "The 16 Year Old Virgin" Wendey Stanzler, Dir.

Eric Daman, CD

2009

Additional Costumer

Boardwalk Empire: Season 1, Untitled Episode. HBO/Bootleg Productions.

Tim Patten, CD

2009

Additional Set Costumer

Gossip Girl: Season 3, Episode 1 "Reversals of Fortune" J. Miller Tobin, Dir.

Eric Daman, CD

2009

Set Costumer

Samsung Commercial/"High Five"

Stylist: Nancy Brous

2009

Stylist Assistant

Vicks Commercial

Stylist: Eden Miller

2009

Set Costumer

Nickelodeon/Nicktoons/"Not Iron Man" Commercial

Stylist: Courtney Fuglein 

2009

Additional Set Costumer

Gossip Girl: Season 2, Episode 25  "The Goodbye Gossip Girl"   Norman Buckley, Dir

Eric Daman, CD

2008

Additional Set Costumer

Gossip Girl: Season 2, Episode 15  "Gone With the Will"   Tricia Block, Dir.

Eric Daman, CD

2008

Set Costumer

Playstation 'Little Big Planet'/MTV Commercial

Stylist: Courtney Fuglein 

2008

Costume Assistant & Set Costumer

Brazil Butt Lift/DRTV Infomercial

Stylist: Nancy Brous 

2008

Set Costumer

Comcast/Bright Pictures Commercial

Stylist: Eden Miller 

2008

Costume Assistant & Set Costumer

Scion/Comedy Central Commercial

Stylist: Courtney Fuglein 

2008

Wardrobe Person

Elvis Costello Show (1 Episode)

2008

Costume Assistant & Set Costumer

Rock Band II/MTV Commercial

Stylist: Courtney Fuglein 

2008

Set-Costumer

Comcast Commercial

Stylist: Virginia Cook 

2007

Wardrobe Intern

Bank Of America Commercial

Stylist: Michelle McDonald 

2007

Theater Experience-University Productions:

Costume Designer

You Can't Take It With You

Malcom Tulip, Dir 

2006

 
Costume Design Assistant
Jackie O
Christianne Myers, CD.
2006
Assistant Stage Manager
The Gold Diggers
Philip Kerr, Dir.
2006
Costume Crew Head
The Water
Georgia Stitt, Dir.
2004
Costume Run Crew
Dances for St. Petersburg
Alanzo King, Choreo.
2004

Stylist Work:

The Michigan Daily

Cheep: C'est Chic

March 30, 2006

The Michigan Daily Hipster Look December 9, 2004

Curator Work:

Assistant Curator

Opera in the Americas Costume Exhibit

April/May  2006

Awards/Recognitions:

Awarded the Zelma Weisfeld Scholarship 2006
Awarded the Irene Bychinsky-Benler Scholarship in Theater Production 2005
Member of the Golden Key National Honors Society. www.umich.edu/~gknhs/ 2004-2006
Member of the Outstanding Student Honor Society. www.honorstudent.org 2003-2006
Member of the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. www.nscs.org 2003-2005

Related Skills

Computer:Competent in Microsoft Power Point, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel MAC

Personal:Strong communication skills, creative, deadline driven, goal oriented,  valid drivers license, punctual, collavorative, and strives for success

Education:

University of Michigan School of Music                                               Ann Arbor, MI
BFA in Theater Design and Production                            December, 2006
          ~Related Coursework: Costume Design I-IV, Rendering, History of Dress, Costume Construction.

University of New South Wales                                                             Sydney, AU
College of Fine Arts                                                       Semester Abroad: Winter 2005
          ~Related Coursework: Textile Manipulation, Design for Performance,
            Design Practice/Arts Management.

References:

Brian Mathison
Set Costumer

Laura Steinman
Wardrobe Supervisor
callingalldogs@gmail.com
  (917) 690-9329 

Erika Goyzueta
Wardrobe Supervisor
egoyzueta@yahoo.com  (917) 324-2832
Susan Wachsler
Wardrobe Supervisor
swachsler@nyc.rr.com (917) 584-2447
Cassidy Mosher
Costume Designer/Set Costumer
(989) 295-0578
Moira Shaughnessy
Costume Designer/Set Costumer
Christianne Myers
Assistant Professor
University of Michigan
Department of Design and Production
msmyers@umich.edu
  (734) 764-5350