Download PDF

Kabuki Look (The Milk Train Doesn't Stop Here Anymore)

Identifier: 2011.150.39

4 items ; 24 in. x 60 in. garment bag 

1 white silk under kimono (2 labels: one reads "Hartford Stage" the other reads "Roundabout Theatre Co. at Pels Theatre") with two wide velcro closures at breast and waist;

1 purple faded-into-red silk dragon kimono with fuchsia silk inner lining (no label), two cloth magnet closures at waist, dragon motif outlined in gold fabric paint with gold decal detailing (silk has overall water marks, but chiefly on sleeve and shoulder);

1 obi in brocade of red, purple and tan silk, padded with wide velcro closure at back;

1 pair of black and gold brocade slippers (no label). Slippers have perfumed pink powder remnants.

Designed by David C. Woolard. Worn by Olympia Dukakis as Flora Goforth.



Related Objects