Kiss Me Kate 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. Colorful period shrew dress
  2. Wedding dress
  3. Torn duplicate wedding dress
  4. Another suit or smart dress
  5. Ornate medieval gown


  1. Tunic, tights, hat
  2. Ragged tunic, hat.
  3. Dressing gown.
  4. Ornate tunic, tights, hat and capelet.


  1. Tunic, tights and hat.
  2. Current day slacks and shirt.
  3. Dressy tunic, tights and hat.


  1. Ingenue dress and headpiece.
  2. Sexy chemise and negligee.
  3. Period wedding gown.


  1. Medieval robe and hat.
  2. Tunic, cape and hat.

GREMEIO & HORTENSIO: Tunic, tights and hat.

1st and 2nd Man: Comedy shrew costumes (tunic, hat and tights)

Two Friends of Paul: Slacks and sport shirts.

HABERDASHER: Robe and hat.

NATHANIEL, PHILLIP & GREGORY: Servant type costumes.

HOWELL: Conservative current day suit.

MESSENGER: Uniform of the period.

DOORMAN: Doorman uniform.

CHAUFFER: Jacket, jodhpurs, cap and boot tops.

BANKER: Morning suit with shirt and ascot tie.

TRUCKMAN: Coveralls and cap or jeans with a work shirt.

GUNMEN: Business suits and hats.


  1. Assorted shrew costumes for the period.
  2. Tarrantella.

CHORUS: Assorted smocks robes, etc.