Behind the Wardrobe: A Conversation with Smuin’s JoEllen Arntz

        After any given Smuin performance, JoEllen Arntz can be found hand-washing, steaming, or repairing the show’s many costume pieces. After over two decades of working in ballet wardrobing, Arntz has figured out tricks―like sewing mic packs into tights, or using cheap vodka to get rid of sweat stains―that make her [...]