Costumes, whether fabulously extravagant, simple and functional, ragged and threadbare, or anything in between, are lots of fun. Costumes help to tell the story of the show visually, and really help students to fully embrace their character. Costumes are also frequently a cause for concern. You have to deal with finding the perfect item for each student and taking care of each item so it doesn’t get dirty or damaged, or disappear. Here are some common costume concerns with suggested solutions.