Jim Alford completes his first year of design in Atlanta with BUG. Past Atlanta productions include: Gypsy, As You Like It, Sleeping Beauty, and Urban Fairy Tale. His twenty-two year carer in Costume Design includes work with Alabama Shakespeare, New Mexico Repertory, and Tennessee Repertory Theatre where he served as Resident Costume Designer prior to moving to Atlanta. While Resident Costume Designer for the Tennessee Repertory Theatre his work garnered three Tennie Awards for his Costume Designs for: Francis of Guernica, Streetcar Named Desire, and A Christmas Carol. Jim has also served on the faculties of The University of Virginia and University of Maryland, and is a member of United Scenic Artists 829.