Posts tagged #hair

THE MARVELOUS MRS. MAISEL

Rachel Brosnahan shines as Midge in Amy Sherman- Palladino's new Amazon Prime series .  Follow Maisel_tv for a glimpse behind the scenes! https://www.instagram.com/maiseltv/

Francesca Paris commissioned wigmaker Amanda Miller to design and construct Rachel's coif as 'Midge'.  

VANESSA

Mannes College of Music at the New School University produced Samuel Barber's VANESSA.  The talented singers of Mannes Opera are always appreciative of our hair and makeup services, and thrilled by my wigs.  For many student singers, the May productions of the Mannes College of Music are the very first time they get to wear wigs.  We also provide hair and makeup for the stage instruction during a short student focused tutorial. 

Soprano Lauren Yokabaskas 

WHEN WE RISE

Tonight is the finale!  ABC studios miniseries television event, Dustin Lance Black and Gus vant Sant's wonderful, important WHEN WE RISE features Rosie O'Donell as Del Martin.  Under a rush 3 day turn around, Wigmaker Amanda Miller created a wig for Rosie as Del.  

Rosie as Del Martin.  Wig for Rosie created by wigmaker Amanda Miller 

Rosie as Del Martin.  Wig for Rosie created by wigmaker Amanda Miller 

THE NIGHT OF

Riz Ahmed seen here wearing a custom wig designed and created by wigmaker Amanda Miller for HBO.  Due to the shooting schedule, hair department head, Sherry Heart, commissioned me to create a wig to match Riz' own hair styled as 'Nas'.  

This series couldn't be more timely.  A thriller brilliantly offering up a slice of life in NYC current day.  

TIME AFTER TIME

I'm thrilled to share this trailer with you from the pilot we worked on earlier this year.  ABCstudios is now making the new series, TIME AFTER TIME, filming in NYC now.

Hair Department Head Kat Drazen brings on Wigmaker Amanda Miller for custom Wigs, Hairpieces and Facial Hair seen here on Freddie Stroma and Josh Bowman.

 

CINDY SHERMAN

After a short trip to Tokyo for my daughter's 'sweet sixteen spring break' in Japan it's lovely to arrive home to this look at the wigs I worked on over 4 months with the artist CINDY SHERMAN.  Her new work will open at Metro Pictures gallery on May 5, 2016.  Its been a thrilling process designing, creating and styling wigs for her.  I hope you'll visit the gallery to see her work if you can! 

OLD TIMES

Harold Pinter's OLD TIMES on Broadway directed by Douglas Hodge starring Clive Owen, Eve Best, and Kelly Reilly with Hair and Makeup Design by Amanda Miller.

OLD TIMES

Harold Pinter's OLD TIMES directed by Douglas Hodge for Roundabout Theatre Company's 50th anniversary season with Hair and Makeup Design by Amanda Miller closes this weekend after a limited run on Broadway.  

johnbrown by Dean Moss at the Kitchen

In May I was thrilled to work with Dean Moss and company on a video of a short scripted text written by playwright Thomas Bradshaw that was included in the new work: johnbrown.  johnbrown premiered at the Kitchen in October.  


Directed and produced by Dean Moss/Gametophyte, Inc. from a commissioned original text by Thomas Bradshaw, it features (in order of appearance): Pete Simpson as John Brown; Okwui Okpokwasili as Frederick Douglass; Aaron Hodges as Watson (JB's son), and Tymberly Canale as Helen Pitts (FD's second wife). The custom created wigs and hair pieces were designed and constructed by Amanda Miller.