Part 3 of this series on the tourig Beauty and the Beast takes us behind the curtains; introducing us to the Costume Designer, Set Designer and Touring Head Stage Carpenter ...

In Beauty and the Beast, part 2, we hear from a few new performers Emily Mattheson, Charlie Jones, James May, Hassan Nazari-Robati, and, Musical Director Michael Borth ...

I love peeking backstage on Broadway Touring Musicals; up this time is Beauty and the Beast. Check out interviews with performers Hilary Mailburger and Darick Pead and Adam Dietlein, Director Rob Roth, Company Manager Kristin Stewart,  and Production  Stage Manager David Zack; and view the amazing stage and wardrobe ...

I just love short reference videos; that quickly show the passage of time, and how clothing lines have shifted over the decades. I also love watching Dressers assist with the changes and Final Touches. Take a peek at how wedding dresses have changed ...

Flashcance is a Broadway touring show that has some toe-tapping music, for sure. Performer Rachel Rak and Dance Captain Natalie Caruncho take us on a short backstage tour to show us a real-time backstage quick change with dressers in attendance, rehearsals and an interview with company members David R. Gordon and Kelly Felthous ...

'Selma' costume designer Ruth Carter reveals how she re-created the famous "Bloody Sunday" march -- and how she finds the psychology of characters who existed in real life.

Playbill takes a tour of the wardrobe department of Disney's "Mary Poppins", which operates on eight floors of Broadway's New Amsterdam Theatre. Here, you'll find over a dozen stitchers, costumers, wardrobe supervisors, day workers and dressers tending to the hundreds of costumes in the big-cast musical. The science of keeping a company dressed in pristine condition throughout a run is a daunting task! Doing 12 loads of laundry a day — which includes sorting hundreds of garments, from socks to caps — while juggling last-minute repairs, cast changes and wardrobe malfunctions keep this costume shop busy.

Go backstage with PHANTOM performer Jeremy Stolle ("Passarino") and get a glimpse of the costumer's art.

Performer Sheryl Lee Ralph takes us backstage at WICKED and introduces us to Dresser Catherine Goetschius ...

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The Costumer's Notebook,

The book The Costumer's Notebook is a 295 page comprehensive handbook for Costumers for stage and film including a full Glossary of stage and film industry terms. Sections include methods and tricks for laundry, dyeing, breakdown, Dresser guidelines and protocols for Stage or Film and various size charts for men and women from shoes to gloves. Other Sections include diagrams showing How to Iron A Shirt, How to Tie a Tie and How to Tie a Bow Tie. Costume fittings, costume lay out and costume storage are also discussed.