Class Assignment: Most Kick Ass Halloween Costume?

It's time for another Class Assignment. We asked our cast, crew and musicians, "What was the most *kick ass* Halloween costume you've ever had?" Here are the answers we received. Thought everyone would find this a-moo-sing.

Taylor Trensch

I am extremely passionate about Halloween costumes so, in my opinion, they have all been totally awesome. Most recently I was a sock monkey, Ash Ketchum, and DJ Samantha Ronson. As far as this year's costume goes I am having a hard time deciding between Peewee Herman (who is making a comeback!) and Arthur the aardvark (of PBS fame).

Taylor as Ash

Krystina Alabado

My most kick ass Halloween costume was definitely when I was 5 years old and I dressed up as Jasmine from Aladdin. Because still to this day, I want to be her. She was my favorite Disney Princess back then and it was my favorite movie. I would watch that movie like everyday and dream about being Jasmine in real life, so when I got to be her on Halloween, it was the best.

Krystina Alabado as Princess Jasmine

Matt Shingledecker

I know this sounds utterly ridiculous, but in 7th grade, I went as Mt. Rushmore for a Halloween costume contest. I have no idea how I came up with that crazy idea. I wore a grey sheet, and doctored up a box with a picture of Mt. Rushmore on it and managed to put my face in the middle of all of the presidents. I somehow managed to win most creative. I wish I had a picture.

Matt as mt_rushmore

Kimiko Glenn

I guess the costume I am most proud of would have to be Quail man from Doug.

Kimiko as Quail Man

Jake Epstein

Now I've had a lot of kick ass Hallow's Eve costumes in my day. The one that comes to mind- my best one- was possibly my very first Halloween costume. When I was 7, every kid around me wanted to be a vampire, or a zombie, or a Ninja Turtle...but me, I wanted to be a cow. I asked my mom to make a realistic cow costume. It was incredible. Udders, spots, the whole deal. Best costume ever.

Jake as Cow

Steffi D

Most kick ass costume to date:
I went through this phase where I was obsessed with bows. They became my trademark while I was on Canadian Idol. Senior year, I created a BOW-LERINA costume. I was in a tutu with bows head to toe; millions of them in my hair.

(Here's a picture of me as a child dressed as a princess for Halloween)

This year:
I'm in love with Lady GaGa.
Halloween is the only day of the year where I can be her!

Little Steffi D

[Blogmaster note: Erm, I don't know if I have to say this, but for those who are really gullible, that was the only "real" picture of the cast members featured on this blog post. Ain't she kewt...? Oh yeah, and we all wanted to wish you...]



Sadie said...

I'm being Lady Gaga this year, too! :)

Irene from Guam said...

I was Ilse for Halloween! :D

Anonymous said...

id have to say jake's cow costume is the best :P

Sarah from Racine said...

I saw a guy dressed as Quail Man and I really wanted to tell him "That's what Kimiko was!" but then I thought "Wow, that would be an weird explanation"..."This girl Kimiko, from my favorite ever Broadway show tour....." hahaha

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