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Hold on to Your Hats

“Winds in the east, mist coming in. Like somethin’ is brewin’ and bout to begin…” The leaves are changing, winds are shifting, and do you find yourself in need of someone “Practically Perfect in Every Way?” Perhaps a charming team of chimney sweeps who double as rooftop dancers and child minders? Hold on to your hats, […]

Fall Theatre Madness!

Back to school? Back on the boards? Book your show with Pierre’s! We have availability in September and October for your upcoming Fall shows; we can do everything from Arsenic and Old Lace to The Crucible. If you are more musically inclined we still are taking bookings for many of our specialty shows including Mary […]

Preparing for Tempest!

We are so excited to be working on a production of Tempest for a company called Prosperoware for an upcoming project! It is always interesting when we get to do theatre in a different venue than the stage! We are just getting started on prepping the pull for this show while we finish pulling “Singing […]

A Little Break for Theatre! Whew!

A small break has emerged between productions of MIT Gilbert and Sullivan Player’s production of “1776” and Norwich Theatre Company’s “Singing In the Rain”! That means it is time to catch up on laundry, re-stock, and tiding the show! It is nice to have a few moments to breath before we go full swing into […]

“Patience” has returned, “Little Mermaid” goes out

The Democratic Convention is over and theatre is still going strong! The end of summer stock is approaching, but we still have shows leaving this week! “Little Mermaid” for the Little Theatre of Jefferson City goes out today after just returning from Family Music Theater. A surprise 1776 is also leaving the shop this week […]

We Will Be Working Hard During Democratic Convention!

The store front will be CLOSED (sorry, guys!) during the Democratic Convention but the show must go on! The theatre department plans on coming in to do a full show turn around of “The Little Mermaid” at the end of the week! We are so happy to do it and we look forward to send our set […]

Good Reviews for Theatre!

Theatre is doing its final push before our close of shop for the Democratic Convention here in Philadelphia! Opera North’s “Daughter of the Regiment”, Gilbert + Sullivan Society of Louisville “Patience”, and New Millennium Players “Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat” are all prepped and ready for to go out for their shows! We can’t […]

Photos from Dick Van Dyke Tribute!

A HUGE Thank You to Northridge Music Boosters for sending us these wonderful photos of Dick Van Dyke performing with our costumes! We are so happy that we were able to provide the iconic looks that everyone loves from Mary Poppins and Chitty Chitty Bang Bang! The actors looked wonderful and we are sure this […]

We love working and living in Philadelphia

Pierre’s Costumes has been a Philadelphia institution since 1943. We have been costuming theatre, corporations, making mascots, providing costumes for film & TV, and working with the public for the past 73 years in Philadelphia. We just ran across this video on YouTube that shows you many of the reasons we love being here. Philadelphia […]

Another Busy Week In Theatre!

Summer Stock has really grown here at Pierre’s! Addam’s Family and Peter Pan ship today and tomorrow. Theatre on the Bay’s “Little Women: The Musical” and Clinton Area Stage Troupes “Hello Dolly!” are keeping us very busy with close to 100 costumes going out this upcoming week! They are pulled and ready to be altered […]