Hello and welcome. Following you will find the description of the things that you should bring for your work as a Background Player on Wednesday, 8/3.
Everyone should come dressed in your first, best choice based on the descriptions, and bring the rest of your options with you so that we may have a look. We will be choosing all of the changes for the day at the beginning of the day, so please bring everything with you when you check in. DO NOT LEAVE YOUR CLOTHES IN YOUR CAR!!!
Some of you are working on Episode 206 at the Stages and some of you are on Episode 207 based downtown. I will make the distinction so that there is no confusion. Do not look here for any information about call time or directions to your location. That will be provided to you by someone else.
Episode 206 Congressional Building Stages
CONGRESSIONAL AIDES should bring several options of the following:
khakis/ dress slacks/ skirts
long sleeve dress shirts/blouses
ties that are not too bold.
dress shoes and belts to work with your options
CONGRESSMEN AND WOMEN should wear a traditional dark suit. Please bring options of light colored, long sleeve dress shirts/blouses and conservative ties that are not too bold and conservative, understated jewelry. Black/dark dress shoes and belt.
JANITORS will be given clothes by the Costume Dept. You should bring with you a white short sleeve undershirt, black shoes and a black belt.
Episode 207 Federal Building/Pentagon Downtown
PENTAGON SUITS should wear a traditional dark suit. Please bring options of light colored, long sleeve dress shirts/blouses and conservative ties that are not too bold and conservative, understated jewelry. Black/dark dress shoes and belt.
PASSERSBY should wear and bring a mix of nice casual as well as business to include options of all of the following:
suits, sport coats/blazers
long sleeve dress and casual shirts and ties
dressescardigan sweaters and light weight jackets
Don't forget your shoes and other accessories that work with your options.
MILITARY should come dressed in your uniforms or have them with you. You should have the full compliment of the uniform and remember your covers as this scene will be out of doors. This should be the uniform for daily wear with jacket and tie, whatever is appropriate for your respective branch.
Thanks in advance to everyone for bringing the good stuff. We look forward to seeing you on the set!