Jennifer C. Bronsted

Costume Technology

Big River

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Stephen Brunson as Duke, after being tarred and feathered

Big River

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
Music and Lyrics by Rodger Miller
Book by William Hauptman
Directed by Edmond Williams
Costume Design by Jack Chandler Schmitz
Scenic Design by Andy Fitch and Joshua Witt
Lighting Design by Brian Elliott
University of Alabama Archival Photos

Project Draper: Tarred and Feathered Suit for "Duke"

Sought and acquired surplus feather from backyard poultry farmers.

Attached feathers to dyed nude bodysuit with black roofing chaulk.

Overdyed exposed pieces of body suit with red dye.