Re: Stage Blood question
- Hi, Anna,
According to the book "Women who Charmed the West," by Anne Seagraves,
they were still using pig's blood for stage blood during this period.
--- In TheCostumersManifesto@yahoogroups.com, "Anna"
> Hey everyone,
> I need help with a little research I'm actually helping someone else
> A friend wanted to know if Stage Blood (as in the 'fake stuff') was
> being used in the Victorian Era? She's pinpointing the time period
> around the mid 1870's.
> All I could tell her was I knew at one time they used animal blood,
> then started making fake stuff later on. As to when???? Props wasn't
> my forte in college.
> I've tried Google, Yahoo, Lycos, Jeeves, my books have nothing
> either. UGH!!!
> Can anyone enter some insight? PLEASE!!!!
> Thanks for your time,