• Short Summary

    ENSA entertainers are fitted out for their costumes backstage at the Drury Lane theatre.

  • Description

    Item title reads - Right dress!

    Behind the scenes at the ENSA (Entertainments National Services Association), Drury Lane. London.

    Various shots of girls from ENSA troupe gathered around checking in. They move off to be fitted. Various shots as they are fitted for their costumes, camera pans to man trying on his clothes. Various shots of seamstresses stitching the clothes. Various good shots as the girls are fitted for their outfits. M/S's girls in dance dress and rumba dress. C/U of a wardrobe lady. C/U girl modelling hat, camera pans up girl in rumba outfit. C/U wardrobe mistress Miss Williams. Various shots of the girls, M/S's as producer inspects their costumes.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1383.05
    Media URN:
    45234
    Group:
    New pictorials
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    30/07/1945
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:03:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:17:00 / 01:11:18:00
    Canister:
    NP 46

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