Bye Bye Birdie Costume Plot


This wardrobe plot indicates our interpretation of the costume needs of the production. It is intended to provide you with required costume changes and a feeling of the costume styles. Costumes outlined are in standard adult sizes-extremely large or small sizes may not be available. Also, specific colors and fabrics are not described due to new designs and availability in our stock (except where noted). Styles and accessories may vary.

Cast & Costume: 


  1. Black leather jacket, black chaps, cap
  2. Two piece gold metallic motorcycle outfit
  3. Leopard skin bathrobe
  4. Sequined Army uniform
  5. Woman’s coat, hat


  1. Slightly jazzy dress
  2. White polo coat with long scarf
  3. Tight pants, sweater
  4. Add Spanish shawl, mourning robe
  5. Red fringed dress
  6. Dance dress


  1. Sport clothes
  2. Another sport clothes

HUGO: Dungarees, sweater

URSALA: Typical teenage clothes


  1. Duster or robe
  2. Dungarees, sloppy sweater, baseball cap
  3. Teenage dress
  4. Prom gown

RANDOLPH: Kid’s clothes

GLORIA: Very tight pants, jersey, fur piece, bag


  1. Attractive house dress
  2. Add sweater
  3. Overdone Sunday best for TV show

MR. MAC AFEE: Pants, shirt, sweater

MRS. PETERSON: Dated dress, mink coat, hat

MAYOR: Conservative mid-western suit

MAYOR’S WIFE: Character dress, hat


  1. Black & white checked coats , hats
  2. Teenage clothes

CHORUS: Teenage attire, sweaters, dungarees, etc

TRIO: Identical black & white checked coats, hats, scarves




BOYS: Sport clothes, assorted teenage clothes

REPORTERS, BYSTANDERS: Assorted street clothes

BALLET: How to Kill a Man---Foreign Legion, French Revolutionists, Gangsters, Policeman

STAGE MANAGER: Shirt, pants

STAGE HANDS: Shirt, pants

AUDIO MEN: Shirt, pants

WARDROBE WOMAN: Cotton character dress, apron

COUPLE: Matching sport set


BARTENDER: Shirt, pants

DISHWASHER: Shirt, pants, apron

CUSTOMERS: Assorted clothes

SHRINERS: Assorted suits, fez with tassel