Tim Heywood has done a spectacular job and the costume designs have gone into production. Each Wizard of Oz character has been re-conceived to segue their Oz characterisation with a contemporary politician.
Unless you’re going full-furry, the Lion was always going to be tricky. But that’s when Tim & I Google Image searched ‘Theresa May fashion’… [go on, go see what we saw…]. Then the Lion popped right out.
The minor draw back is that the Lion now wears heels, and this work-in-progress-Lion missed that Girl Memo… and now needs to learn to wear heels fast. Obviously, the irony of walking to a yoga class in heels appeals, so that’s today’s rehearsal task.