Costumes

Blackpool Gang Show has its own Wardrobe rooms and a dedicated wardrobe team who work closely with the Production Team to create a “picture on stage” for each number of the show. No charge is made for the use of these costumes, however cast members will be required to provide a number of items for this year`s show, and these are listed below:

Please note, white opening t-shirts, red neckerchiefs and red knickers / lycra shorts need to be ordered through the Gang Show admin team, and all Section uniforms will be required in September for cast photo-call.

ALL CAST MEMBERS WILL NEED

  • Gang Show red neckerchief and woggle
  • Gang Show white T shirt for the Opening number in the show.
  • Full Uniform for your Section as follows
    • Squirrels, Beavers and Cubs will need uniform sweatshirt and navy-blue Scout Activity trousers.
    • Scouts, Explorers, Network and Leaders will need uniform shirt, navy blue Scout Activity trouser/skirt and a Scout belt. The Wardrobe Team have a small number of Scout trousers and belts available for loan. Please see a member of the Wardrobe Team if you need to loan.
    • Rainbows, Brownies, Guides and Senior Section will need full uniform of your Section.

MALE CAST MEMBERS WILL ALSO NEED

  • Plain white pumps (no markings) and plain white ankle socks.
  • Plain flesh coloured / white underwear- no motifs or patterns.
  • Senior Gang males may also need black trousers, black shoes, and black ankle socks.

FEMALE CAST MEMBERS WILL ALSO NEED

  • Junior Gang females – plain white pumps (no markings) and plain white ankle socks.
  • Senior Gang females – plain white dance shoes.
  • Tan coloured tights.
  • Red knickers / red lycra shorts to wear under opening skirts.

WARDROBE COSTUME FITTINGS

All cast members will be asked to attend a costume fitting at the wardrobe rooms at 1st Norbreck Scout and Guide HQ, Kelvin Road, Norbreck, FY5 3AG. These will be held the following dates.

  • JUNIOR GANG     Saturday 2nd September / Sunday 3rd September  
  • SENIOR GANG    Saturday 16th September / Monday 18thth September                  

You can contact the Wardrobe Team by emailing wardrobe@blackpoolgangshow.org.uk.