“Cinderella” (Broadway Version): Dressing Ella, Part 6 (Pink/Gold Transforming Costume–Act 2)

The Pink/Gold dress transformation is the final transformation to happen in “Cinderella” (Broadway Version).  Unless the audience has had the good fortune to either see the show on Broadway or one of the touring productions, this is probably the first time they are seeing this version of the show.  The pink/gold dress transformation is totally…

“Cinderella” (Broadway Version): Dressing Ella, Part 3 (Blue Transforming Costume)

  The first transforming costume that Ella wears is for the “Impossible” scene, where the Fairy Godmother transforms her peasant dress into a white gown for the Ball.  This is the finale of a long magical sequence that begins with the transformation of Marie into the Fairy Godmother, the Raccoon and Fox into Coachman and…

“Cinderella” (Broadway Version): Dressing Ella, Part 1 (Transformation Videos)

Dressing Ella is a huge part of “Cinderella”.  One of the first decisions that needs to be made, before just about anything else, what to do about the Transforming Costumes. Broadway Cinderella has three major and one minor transformation costume–and three of those belong to Ella.  Ella transforms from her peasant outfit to her white…

Cinderella Waltz Petticoats

If any of you read my first post about Cinderella, you know that I REALLY wanted to re-create a high-school-budget-version of the wonderfully over-the-top ball gowns found in the Broadway version of “Cinderella”.  The magical lifts and twirling skirts weave a wonderfully fanciful image of a Fairytale land ball–something every little girl would dream of attending.  Figuring…

Our Glass Slipper Story: Cinderella

Cinderella = Glass Slippers.  There isn’t a whole lot you can do to avoid them.  The question is . . what exactly does a glass slipper LOOK like?  And where do you get one?  And how important are they? The easiest answer is to google glass slippers, and you come up with a couple of…