CUE & A REVISITED: What Was Your Worst Costume Ever?; 60 Actors Respond

By Playbill Staff
14 Sep 2012

Van Hughes

Van Hughes
In Hairspray, in the song “Without Love,” I had to be a dancing silhouette in the female jail because there weren’t enough ladies in the cast to fill all of the slots on the set.

I wore a very large wig and a corset on top of my normal Sketch costume and wiggled quite girly. I hated putting that wig on everyday.

Mare Winningham
Polyester pants and turtleneck over fat suit in Side Man. But I asked for it, so...

Nikki Renee Daniels
I once played a soccer ball in a Christmas concert. That was a real low point... Continued...