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Theatre Threads: Matilda’s Not-So-Matronly Mother

Theatre Threads: Matilda’s Not-So-Matronly Mother

Matilda’s mother, Mrs. Wormwood, boasts a bold personality but an even bolder wardrobe. The bright hues, contrasting patterns and ridiculous styles are very telling of her over-the-top ways and her… Read more »

Theatre Threads: Lucy’s night out

Theatre Threads: Lucy’s night out

Lucy Harris, the downtrodden yet optimistic entertainer of gentlemen in Jekyll & Hyde, is a strong woman with a bold sense of style. She might be having trouble finding her… Read more »

Theatre Threads: Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother

Theatre Threads: Cinderella’s Fairy Godmother

Fairy Godmother, also known as Crazy Marie in Cinderella, is caring, funny and magical. A vibrant pink dress with ruffles and bows and flounce is the epitome of the fun-loving, whimsical,… Read more »

Theatre Threads: Little Orphan Annie All Grown Up

Theatre Threads: Little Orphan Annie All Grown Up

A style icon since her comic appeared in the 1930s, Little Orphan Annie has one of the most recognizable dresses in pop culture. With her new look in the Broadway… Read more »

Theatre Threads: Katherine Plumber – ‘Newsies’

Theatre Threads: Katherine Plumber – ‘Newsies’

Katherine Plumber, the ambitious, sassy, and independent reporter in Newsies, is just as bold and self-assured when she dresses. Even while using feminine colors, Katharine, played by Kara Lindsay, can still roll… Read more »

‘Do I Love You Because You’re Beautiful?’: A look at Cinderella’s gowns through the ages

‘Do I Love You Because You’re Beautiful?’: A look at Cinderella’s gowns through the ages

From the animated Disney princess to Julie Andrews to Brandy to Laura Osnes (and many other incarnations), Cinderella has become one of the most famous and iconic characters of our… Read more »