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The Marriage of Figaro. We were asked to design costumes in a European style of the late 1700s. I choose Spain.
The Marriage of Figaro. I looked through way too much research (actual books!). My concept was that this story was akin to a circus. Following on the 18th century theme I styled the clothes after the Italian traveling troupes of commedia del arte.
The Marriage of Figaro. A mixture of American and European circus characters, Bartolo and Marcellina are my thin man and fat lady.