Me & My Girl

A comic musical set in late 1930’s England. Lambeth born Bill discovers he’s the new Earl of Hereford but his face doesn’t really fit & being separated from his Cockney girl Sally causes heartbreak & hilarity.

Costume Plot

Sally Smith

Red floral/spotty dress, jacket, petticoat & beret
Navy dress, red feather boa, ‘pearly’ hat with feather
Dress, jacket/cardigan, beret
Floaty dress
Evening dress & gloves
Wedding dress & veil

Maria, Duchess of Dene

Elegant dress & jacket
Dress & jacket/suit, jacket & hat
Floral dress, jacket & sun hat
Evening dress, gloves & stole
Wedding outfit & hat

Lady Jaqueline Carstone

Dress, jacket & hat or Oxford Bags, waistcoat, shirt & tie
Satin underwear & robe
Evening dress & gloves
Floral dress, jacket & hat
Evening dress, gloves & stole
Wedding dress & veil

Lady Battersby

Day dress, jacket & hat
Evening dress & gloves
Floral dress & hat
Evening dress & gloves

Mrs Brown

Simple dress, wrapover apron & headscarf

Ladies Chorus

Assorted smart dresses & jackets / suits, hats & gloves
Evening dresses & gloves or cotton ‘Cockney’ frocks with hats & boas
Pearly Queen suit & feathered hat
Light floral dresses & hats / pallazo pants, blouses & scarves / tennis outfits
Evening dresses, gloves & some stoles

Serving Maids

Black dresses, white aprons & hats

Kitchen Staff

Blue dresses, assorted aprons & hats

Bill Snibson

Checked suit, waistcoat, collarless shirt, neckerchief & bowler
Riding jacket, breeches, checked waistcoat, stock
Flannels, shirt, tennis sweater, cravat & cap
Deerstalker & mac
Black Tux, shirt & bow tie
Flannels (as Act I Sc 3) red velvet robe & coronet
Evening tailsuit, white waistcoat & bow tie
Mackintosh
Grey morning suit & top hat

The Honorable Gerald Bolingbroke

Plus fours, shirt, tie & socks
Cricket whites
Tuxedo, shirt & bow tie
Light coloured trousers, blazer, shirt, cravat & boater
Evening tailsuit, white waistcoat & bow tie
Grey morning suit & top hat

Sir John Tremayne

Smart 3 piece ‘country’ suit & tweed trilby
Raincoat & felt trilby
Tuxedo, shirt & bow tie
Light coloured suit, waistcoat, shirt, cravat & Panama hat
Evening tailsuit, white waistcoat & bow tie, overcoat
Grey morning suit & top hat

Herbert Porchester

Black wool jacket, striped trousers, waistcoat, black tie & bowler
Tuxedo, shirt & bow tie
Light suit & boater/Panama hat
Evening tailsuit, white waistcoat & bow tie

Charles Hethersett

Black morning suit, striped trousers
Evening tailsuit, white waistcoat & bow tie

Lord Battersby

Smart tweed suit, waistcoat & tie
Tuxedo, shirt & bow tie
Flannels, blazer, shirt, cravat & boater
Evening tailsuit, white waistcoat & bow tie

Sir Jasper Tring

Plus fours, shirt, socks & hat
Tuxedo, shirt & bow tie/smoking jacket
Flannels, blazer, shirt, bow tie & Panama hat
Evening tailsuit, white waistcoat & bow tie

Bob Barking

Rough trousers, waistcoat, collarless shirt, neckerchief & cap
Smarter suit, waistcoat, collarless shirt, neckerchief & cap

Men’s Chorus

Smart suits & trilbies, some coats
Tuxedos, shirts & bow ties/‘rough’ trousers, braces, collarless shirts, neckerchiefs & caps
Pearly King suit & cap / bowler
Blazers, flannels, cravats & boaters / sports outfits
Ancestors outfits as required
Evening tailsuits, white waistcoats & bow ties

Additional characters:

Telegram Boy
Policeman
Staff – Major Domo, Chef, Waiters, Footmen, Gardner, Chauffeur

Download Female Size Chart Microsoft Word File (180 KB)

Download Male Size Chart Microsoft Word File (180 KB)

Dress Circle Costumiers
Updated May 2013