Take a small makeup pouch of some kind (the little Ibsy ones are perfect and tiny) something that you can take with you backstage and pack the following a small dab of foundation with a small triangle sponge powder for the sweat and shine (you might underestimate how hot the stage lights can get)
What makeup do dancers wear?
During dance performances, women and girls usually wear red lipstick. Men and boys wear a natural lipstick a few shades darker than their own lips. The reason for this is so the audience can see the shapes of the dancers’ mouths.
What are the nine steps to applying stage makeup?
Keeping in mind that every production and role is different, following are the general steps to properly applying stage makeup with some tips.
- (1) Face Prep.
- (2) Add foundation.
- (3) Apply blush.
- (4) Eye Shadow.
- (5) Apply eyeliner.
- (6) Applying lip liner and lipstick.
- (7) Set the stage makeup.
- (8) Apply Mascara.
What are the two basic types of makeup in Theatre?
There are two main categories of stage makeup: cream-based makeup and cake makeup. Cream-based makeup contains oil and can come in cream or stick formats. It’s also known as greasepaint.
What is another name for stage makeup?
What is another word for theatrical makeup?