Clements Costume Collection





Freddy Clements


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Performed: 20 February – 2 March 2014; Bella and Samuel Spewack's "Kiss Me, Kate," with music and lyrics by Cole Porter, is about an out-of-town tryout of a musical version of Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew" that is directed by and also stars Fred Graham and his ex-wife Lili Vanessi. The play was directed by Dr. Michael Boynton, music director was Jeremy Stovall, rehearsal accompanist/vocal coach was Jeremy Benson, choreographer was Thomas Dewayne Garrett, production stage manager was Ellen Marie Peck, costume designer was Freddy Clements, scenic designer was Jennifer Ivey, lighting designer was David Keefer, sound designer was Zach Annesty, assistant director/fight captain was Savannah Jones, dance captain was Susan Grace Catrett, props master was Libby Hays, poster design/graphic designer was Brandon Vernon, assistant stage manager was Katharine Bergquist and Amy Skrodzki, wardrobe supervisor was Mariah Hemphill, assistant props master was Keera Mitchell, assistant scenic designer was Jessica Reaves, assistant dramaturgs were Brooke Yelton and Jacob Garmon. Shown are costume sketches. This item is contained within the Clements drama production materials.


This performance was held in the Ernest Stone Performing Arts Center Theatre.


  • Alexandria Bates -- Lilli Vanessi/Katharine
  • Cody Lane Harrell -- Fred Graham/Petruchio
  • Meghan Browning -- Lois Lane/Bianca
  • Joshua Cody Hunt -- Bill Calhoun/Lucentio
  • Dillion Everett -- Man #1
  • Tanner Cain -- Man #2
  • DeEric Williams -- Paul
  • Alexis Gravlee -- Hattie
  • April Dorries -- Marge
  • Carlton Ward -- Harry Trevor/Baptista
  • Steve Whitton -- Pops/Padua Priest
  • Wesley Franks -- Ensemble/Cab Driver
  • Cody Hays -- Gregory/Hortensio/Nathaniel
  • Aaron Martin -- Gremio/Phillip
  • Matthew Burleigh -- Ensemble/Haberdasher/General's Aide
  • Kristin Griffin -- Ensemble
  • Lara Lubienski -- Ensemble
  • Morgan Patterson -- Ensemble
  • Susan Grace Catrett -- Ensemble
  • Amanda Estep -- Ensemble
  • Taylor Finch -- Ensemble
  • Carrie Shaw -- Ensemble
  • Maurice Winsell -- Ensemble -- Gen. Harrison Howell
  • Olivia Brown -- Flute/Piccolo
  • Ethan Owens -- Oboe/English Horn/Saxophone/Flute
  • Aundrenee Jemison, Chad Jones -- Clarinets
  • Robbie Rockwell -- Saxophone
  • Joey Smith, Josh McKnight -- Trumpets
  • Kristen Borough -- French Horn
  • Jordan Williams -- Trombone
  • Danny Moore, Ben Williams -- Percussion
  • Nick Staff -- Bass
  • Jeremy Benson -- Piano
  • Christopher Serrano -- Keyboard


The original items are located in the Library’s Alabama Gallery Special Collections.


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