Theresa Ham is a Chicago-based Costume Designer. Recent Design credits include: Ride the Cyclone & The Little Mermaid (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre), Hairspray, Oklahoma, Les Miserables, The Who's Tommy, Mary Poppins, Cats, RENT, 42nd Street and Annie. (Paramount Theatre- Aurora) Other designs include: October Sky (Marriott Theatre: Lincolnshire), Carmen (Finger Lakes Opera), Hello Dolly! (Drury Lane Theatre), Seussical: The Musical and Shrek: The Musical (Chicago Shakespeare Theatre), Dog Fight and Amadeus (BOHO Theatre). Ms. Ham is an Artistic Affiliate with both BOHO Theatre and Stage Left Theatre. Her work has also been seen at DePaul Opera Theatre, Ryan Opera Center at Lyric Opera Chicago, Northlight Theatre, Porchlight Music Theatre
Ms. Ham is an adjunct faculty member at Columbia College & Wilbur Wright College. She is the recipient of the 2010 Joseph Jefferson Award for Outstanding Costume Design (non equity wing) and three Broadway World Awards.