The Cowardly Lion
Grand Rapids, Civic Theater Lion's mane built curl by curl. Full costume design from muscle undersuit to oversuit.
Grand Rapids Civic Theater Grand Award Winner of Best Production for Young Audiences. Costume design and fabrication including foam sculpting and workable parts.
Marley's Ghosts the Headless one
Christmas Carol the Musical nominated for best Costumes Grand Awards Grand Rapids Michigan. 2013 Costume design and prop head. Headless undersuit support and modifying and customizing a "normal" pattern for a very abnormal fit. Actor looks out of the neck ascot area of dyed mesh.
Bye Bye Birdie
Grand Rapids Civic Theater. All costumes were designed and built for a cast of 35.
The Actress had just lost 20 pounds and wasn't feeling matronly enough. A fat suit was constructed that added thickness as well as curves to a vintage girdle to help her feel more in character.
Spamalot the French Taunters
Circle Theater Grand Rapids Spamalot was the winner of Best Costumes and Best Musical award Grand Awards Grand Rapids Michigan 2014 Helmet Prop designs and fabrication for the Production.
Actors and their character puppets. Costume design to match personalities of their prop puppets. All puppet characters were created by KjCostumes/Kathie Johnson
Nominated for Best Production for young audiences, Grand Awards Grand Rapids MI
Bye Bye Birdie
Grand Rapids Civic Theater, Grand Rapids MI
Winner of best Musical and Best Costume design Grand Awards Grand Rapids Michigan. Grand Rapids Civic Theatre
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