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Udder Simplicity

The process of taking an initial idea to final design can be a long but fascinating journey. To bring life to Milky-Cow for the Broadway revival of Into the Woods (the animal was little more than a prop in the original production, but is being played by a live actor in the new version), costume designer Susan Hilferty created a wide-ranging series of sketches focusing on different aspects of the character before settling on the one that worked best with the production. Here she offers

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