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Best Theater Director T-Shirts

Theater directors are awesome.  Especially if you participate in community theater.  You never know what kind of director you’re going to get.  You could have an “I always star in my own show to maintain the integrity of the production” type of director, or you could have a really artistic director that talks about motivation all the time, or you could have a fun director who just wants to get through

How to Take Body Measurements for Costumes

This article carefully outlines every step in taking measurements for costumes in a theatre production.  This is no ordinary sewing measurement how-to article, it deals specifically with the ins and outs of measurements for theatre.  Best practices, tips, even risk management and treating your actors or volunteers with respect and care through the process. Related posts: Costumes for Beauty and the Beast on a Budget Labeling Costumes for Theater Stock How

How to Organize a Costume Shop

Introduction Organizing costumes in storage can be a lot of work for organizations like schools, community theatres or colleges. It’s a rewarding project if you’re willing to put the time into it. In this article, we’ll go through the three main steps of organizing a costume stock: cleaning out, organizing and putting systems in place. Many organizations choose to keep a stock of costumes because it is less expensive to keep

Design a Theater Cast Shirt

This article on Squidoo.com explains how you can design theatre cast shirts in a way that allows you minimal effort and headache while still making a little money for your theatre. Related posts: How to Format a Donation Request Letter Labeling Costumes for Theater Stock Custom Family Vacation Shirt Ideas How to Wash and Care for Costume Wigs