Chrysalis Costumes


Bringing the Roaring 20’s Back to Life on Governor’s Island

The Jazz Age came roaring back to life, for two days, at least, on the weekend of August 25-26. It’s hard to pinpoint exactly where the magic happens. Maybe it’s the flapper dresses, maybe it’s the live jazz, maybe it’s...

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Brooklyn’s Burning Man: House of Yes

“We always like to infuse our funkiness into the show,” says Justin Ahiyon, general manager for Brooklyn’s House of Yes, a self-described “performance- fueled nightclub” that has been creating a growing buzz around its over-the-top entertainment offerings, which include dance...

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What’s a “Costume?”

The Merriam-Webster definition of “Costume” is “a set of clothes in a style typical of a particular country or historical period.” Theaters & films use costumes for storytelling and world building. A bishop wears a costume to denote his rank,...

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