Stage Costume Step-by-step

Stage Costume Step-by-step

The Complete Guide to Designing and Making Stage Costumes for All Major Drama Periods and Genres From Classical Through the Twentieth Century

Book - 2002
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Amateur designers--even those with little time or budget--will find practical guidance for creating terrific theatrical costumes presented in this resourceful book. Costume designers will welcome the descriptions, measurement guidelines, cutting instructions and assembly directions. There are instructions for creating stage garments that evoke themes from the classical glory of Rome and Greece, 17th century Puritan lifestyles, the Middle Ages of nobles and commoners and modern 19th and 20th century styles. Includes four styles of uniform as well as pantomime dames and animal costumes. Mary T. Kidd has worked on costumes for such talents as Peter O'Toole, Albert Finney, Laurence Olivier and Rudolf Nureyev. She lives in the United Kingdom.
Publisher: Cincinnati, Ohio : Betterway Books, c2002
ISBN: 9781558706088
Branch Call Number: 792.026 Kid 3558ad 1
Characteristics: 144 p. :,col. ill. --


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