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Help! :P with bra problems
By KNB27 Comments: 24, member since Fri Apr 25, 2014
On Thu Jun 26, 2014 07:31 AM

I'm playing a showgirl in a musical, they are making me wear a very padded push-up bra :P I am quite little.
Problem is it just looks so so fake and wrong.
Anyone have any ideas of what I could do instead? it is just so obvious that it looks stupid when I wear anything padded.
Thanks!

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re: Help! :P with bra problems (karma: 1)
By Meganmember has saluted, click to view salute photosPremium member Comments: 12956, member since Wed Mar 17, 2004
On Thu Jun 26, 2014 08:17 AM
You should wear what the costume designer gives you and not complain or make alterations unless movement is restricted. He or she chose the look including the push-up for a reason.

Looking silly is one of the most expected parts of musical theatre, haha. I have had to bind my breasts with tenser bandages, stuff them into steel-boned corsets, pad them to Dolly-like proportions...and you shrug and laugh. Theatre isn't about how cute you look unless you're playing young Cosette or whatever.

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