Wig & makeup artists


They are multitalented: they are wig makers, makeup artists, and hairstylists. Unlike in film prouction, they take care of perfoermers’ makeup and hair at the same time. They can conjure up meter-long plaits, chignons, tresses, moustache, or whiskers. Each wig is a lot of mundane work: adding a lock after lock, washing, combing, dressing. The team have to negotiate they way to satisfy the expectations of the stage director, set designer, and the artist.

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