2313 NW 30th Pompano Beach, FL 33069

On the Town






IMPORTANT!  PLEASE NOTE:  The attached costume plot is a “suggested” design interpretation of your production and may differ greatly from the Costume World stock.  To guarantee a costume selection that is in closest possible accordance with your specifications, our Designer/Costumer will advise you of the costume options currently available.


Act I, Scene 1-Broklyn Navy Yard

Women Principals                                                                  Men Principals


Chip): White sailor uniform



Chorus Men


Singing men: Assorted navy yard workmen costumes.


Dancing Boys: White sailor Costume


Act I, Scene 2- Subway Train


Flossie: Afternoon dress and hat, and bag. Summery, working girl.             Ozzie)

Chip): repeat



Flossies Friend: (S.G.) Also working girl. Simple day dress and bag.


Little Old Lady: Character dress, black straw hat, and black bag


Bill Poster: Work shirt and denim work pants


Chorus Women                                                                       Chorus Men

Singing girls: Assorted street and character clothes.              Assorted suits, sport clothes, work outfit


Act I, Scene 3- New York                                                      Ozzie)

Chip): repeat




Chorus Women                                                                       Chorus Men

Dancing Girls: Assorted street                                               Reporter

Dresses, full skirts                                                                  Photographer


Dress Designer

Designer Assistant



Act 1, Scene 4-Taxicab

Hildy: Girl taxi driver. Leather jacket, Mr. Upermen: Sport jacket and slacks white shirt and tie.


Act 1, Scene 5 Museum of Natural History

Claire Deloone: Very smartly dressed, street summer suit hat fur scarf, Sexy looking


Ozzie: repeat


Waldo Figment: Professional type. Very tweedy suit, spectacles, narrow shoulders


Chorus Women                                                           Chorus Men

3 dancing girls: bird costumes prehistoric                 3 dancing boys: Cave men in fur skin

type with webs from arms to body



Act 1, Scene 6- New York Street

Gabey: repeat


Chorus Women                                                           Chorus Men

Singing Girls: High school girls in teen                     Singing Boys: Sailor

Age clothes.

1 Dancing Boys: Repeat sailor


Act 1, Scene 7-Carnegie Hall

MME. Dilly: Typical teacher only she drinks and is in general a rather “fussy” slob. Print chiffon dress with ruffles, red fright wig and bow in hair. Jewelry



Gabey: Repeat


IVY; Black union with circular skirt, detachable


Chorus Women

Singing Girls: Wagnerian Soprano:

Street dress, balance as singing

Teachers ranging from prim type

to bawdy Mme. Dilly types.


Chorus: Singing Men

1-actor: knit sweater corduroy pants

and neckerchief

2-musicians: shirts and pants

1-man, simple, little, weak with flower in hand


Dancing Girls: Rehearsal clothes                               Dancing Boys: Rehearsal clothes


Act I Scene 9-Claire’s Apartment


Claire: Repeat


Pitkin W. Bridgework: business suit and cocktail apron. He is a portly judge


Ozzie: repeat


Act 1 Scene 10- Hildy’s apartment

Hildy: repeat

Chip: repeat

Lucy Schmeeler: wool bathrobe and change to street dress, rather frumpy, hat and bag


Act1, Scene 11- time square

Hildy: cocktail dress with comedy flavor

Claire: cocktail suit and hat                                                    Ozzie)

Chip): repeat



Mme. Dilly: Repeat with boa


Ivy: Cocktail dress with full skirt, cute, hat, bag, gloves.




Chorus Women                                                           Chorus Men

Singing Girls: Assorted types,                                    Singing Men: Assorted Times Square

Times Square girls, etc.                                              types. Same idea as Guys and Dolls



Times Square Ballet                                       Dancing Girls: To be decided by choreographer.

Dancing Boys: To be decided by choreographer



Act 2, Scene 1- Diamond Eddie’s Nightclub



Hildy): repeat

Pitkin: tuxedo


Diana Dream: spangled evening sheath blues singe                          Ozzie:

Chip: repeat




Chorus Women                                                           Chorus Men

Singing Girls: Assorted nightclub patrons.

Singing Men: Assorted nightclub patrons, some servicemen.


Dancing Girls: Set of spangled leotards with feather hairdos

Dancing Boys: Waiter


Act 2, Scene 1, The Conga cabana Night Club

Dolores Dolores: rumba costume

All repeat: repeat


Act 2, Scene 1, The Slam bang Club

Lucy: “Gotten up” very fancy but very dowdy. For comic effect.


Act 2, Scene 2, Subway train to Coney island

Ivy: Dream costume. Leotard with skirt and chiffon scarf


Gabey: repeat


Act 2, Scene 3- Dream Coney island ballet


Ivy: repeat


Gabey: repeat


Dancing Girls: Idealized: Rich: Coney Island set. Leotards with small hip drape and detachable skirts feather headpieces, gloves. Color scheme in blues and Green.


Dancing Boys: Idealized “rich” Coney Island set. Color scheme in blues and greens. Blazers edge in sequins, ascot, jeweled, danle pants.


Act 2, Scene 4- Coney Island Express




Claire): Repeat





Conductor: Subway uniform


Act 2, Scene 5- Real Coney Island

Icy: Kootch costume with break away skirt




Hildy): Repeat


Bimmy: Barker’s costume. Loud checked jacket bowler corduroy neckerchief




Chip): Repeat



Chorus Women: repeat                                                           Chorus Men: repeat


2 Dancing Girls: Same ideas kootch costumes as Ivy                        1 policeman

Act 2, Scene 6- Brooklyn Navy Yard


Same As I-1