Dress actors


Dress performing artists.

Alternative labels

dressing actors
clothe actors
put clothes on actors
dress actor

Skill type


Skill reusability level


Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Dress actors is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Dresser: Dressers assist and support artists before, during and after the performance to ensure the performers costumes are in line with the artistic vision of the director and the artistic team. They ensure the costume quality, maintain, check and repair costumes and assist with quick costume changes.

Costume attendant: Costume attendant help dress actors and extras. They make sure everything is as the costume designer envisioned and ensure the continuity of appearance of the performers. Costume attendants maintain and repair these costumes. They store them correctly and safely after shooting.

Optional skill

Dress actors is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Script supervisor: Script supervisors are responsible for the continuity of the movie or television program. They watch every shot to make sure that it’s according to the script. Script supervisors ensure that during editing the story makes visual and verbal sense and does not contain any continuity errors.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022