This Award winning tribute to songwriter-pianist-comedian-actor Thomas “Fats” Waller is performed by a five person cast, accompanied by an onstage pianist and small onstage combo, framed in a cabaret setting. MTWichita created a smart, period-appropriate costume package (roughly two costumes per character) for its 1999 production.
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Supported cast: 3-men / 3-women
Shipping: Cardboard boxes
Alterations: No seam allowances
Principal size range: Female- large / male-small to xtra lg
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# Ensemble Tops: N/a
Evoking the era of the Harlem Renaissance in the 1930s and 40s, the costume package by Crystal Thompson follows a traditional approach for this small cast show. Each character has two costumes, with assorted additional pieces.