6 of the wigs were purchased and fronted. The other 2 were pulled from stock and restyled. For the Owens women, we bought 3 of the same wig and dyed them for variations.
Picnic by William Inge, set in the 1950s, follows a family and their friends one Labor Day weekend as they prepare to go on a picnic. There were 11 cast members. We used 8 wigs and one facial piece for the show
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I ventilated the front of the wig used for Helen Potts for a class earlier in the year. It worked perfectly for our actress.