Costumes that work
A funny Thing Happened On The Way To The Forum. Three soldiers become 9 in the style of the famous Kayak dot com commercial. Dressed alike and tongue in cheek 2 dimensional. They even bow, raise spears and go up and down the stairs. Grand Rapids Civic Theater.
Wizard of Oz
The Cowardly Lion has an undersuit of musculature and haunches to give him the Lion Look. Cooling packs and mic belts and shoes with custom sculpting of "toes". The mane was constructed strand by strand.
Edna's very specific measurements were achieved once again with a custom built undersuit. She was delightfully curvy and large. "Kathie is a joy to work with! Her construction of the fat suit I wore as Edna in the Grand Rapids Civic Theatre production of HAIRSPRAY, was incredible. The design was professional and clean. I look back at pictures of myself in the role, and I look completely believeable as a 300 lb woman! I Todd Avery Grand Award for best Actor in a Musical, Hairspray
Flat Stanley the Musical
Four versions of flatness, lots of coaching, one very talented young man.
Billy Goats Gruff
The goats gruff from the show The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs.
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