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Springfield costume designer Ruth Carter to be honored by Boston Arts Academy

Ruth standing with a picture of a costume design from Black Panther.

Springfield native and Academy Award-winning costume designer Ruth E. Carter will be recognized on May 1 at the Boston Arts Academy Honors 2021.

She will be honored alongside former Red Sox player David Ortiz and four others.

Carter has created the look for characters in more than 45 movies, including “Black Panther” and “Coming 2 America.” She is a Springfield Technical High School graduate and StageWest apprentice.

Read the full article HERE.

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