Mack & Mabel

Music and lyrics by Jerry Herman the show begins with a series of flashbacks to the era of silent movies. It explores the turbulent relationship between the Hollywood director Mack Sennett and Mabel Normand, the waitress he transformed into one of his biggest stars.

Mabel NormandBasic skirt, jacket & blouse
Film Sequence:-
Winter coat & hat + cowgirl waistcoat, scarf & hat
Daytime dress, coat & hat
Silk underwear & gown
Film sequence:
Cowgirl dress, mob cap, apron & shawl, ‘Heroine’ dress, long cape & 18th Century dress
Roman servant’s toga
Day dress, coat & hat
Glamorous evening dress & fur stole
Elegant dress coat & hat
‘Molly O’ skirt, blouse, shawl & hat
Elegant dress, hat & fur coat
Glamorous housecoat

Lottie Ames

Washer woman dress, shawl & hat
Smart day dress, hat & coat
Toga – Emperor’s wife
Summer dress & hat
Bathing belle outfit
Dressing gown/robe
Keystone Cop uniform
Black tailsuit & top Hat

Ella

Shabby day dress, coat & hat

Mack Sennett

3 Piece suit & hat
Overcoat & hat

Fatty ArbuckleCharlie Chaplin tramp outfit
Smart 3 piece suit & hat
Toga & headpiece – Roman Emperor
Bathing suit
Dressing gown
Keystone Cop uniform
Black tailsuit & top hat

Frank Wyman

Delivery boy – Plus Fours, waistcoat & cap
‘Poor’ suit & hat
Smart 3 piece suit & hat

Mr Kessel

Checked suit & bowler hat
Loud checked suit & hat

Mr Bauman

Checked suit & bowler hat
Loud checked suit & hat

William Desmond TaylorBlack tailsuit & top hat
Smart suit & hat

Overcoat

Andy

Plus Fours suit & hat
3 piece suit & hat

Freddie

Casual ‘actor’ outfit
Villain – black frock coat suit, top hat & cape
Native American outfit
Toga – Roman Noblemen
Frock coat suit & hat

Screen Writer

3 piece suit & hat

Keystone CopsLong blue jackets, trousers & grey hats

Ladies Chorus

Day dresses/trousers & tops
Hats & coats
Period costumes (for filming sequences)
Roman outfits
Evening dresses & gloves

Dancers

Bathing belle suits
Black tailsuits & top hats

Men’s Chorus

Day suits/Plus Fours suits & hats
Period costumes (for filming sequences)
Roman Guards
Evening tailsuits, white waistcoats & bow ties

Download Female Size Chart Microsoft Word File (180 KB)

Download Male Size Chart Microsoft Word File (180 KB)

Dress Circle Costumiers
Updated July 2013