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03.06.2011 | | Posted at 08:32 AM

The Challenge of Costuming a Show In Purgatory

By Russ Bickerstaff
Louella Powell sits at a long table in the basement of UWM�s Theatre building working on a wig. The wig is just one small part of a project that includes costuming for Sigmund Freud, Mother Theresa, and a large man playing Saint Monica as a drag queen. The dress a student is working on not far from her looks deceptively simple. The costuming for the production in question is actually quite elabo...