Costumes & Makeup

The Krannert Center for the Performing Arts has a professionally staffed costume shop which includes a Shop Manager, Rentals Manager, two Cutter/Drapers and three stitchers. The Costume Shop, equipped with sewing machines, cutting and work tables, and laundry and pressing facilities, also has rooms used exclusively for dyeing, making wigs, and making hats. The Costume Shop produces nearly 1,000 complete costumes each year. Boasting a collection of over 75,000 hanging pieces, Krannert Center makes its costume collection available for community, theatrical, and educational use.