The Ultimate Christmas Gift Guide for Theatre People
Written by Ella Embry
November 26th, 2019
Have no idea what to get your actor friend? Or maybe someone you know is REALLY into theatre and you can’t fulfill their wish of Hamilton tickets. Or maybe you are a theatre person and have no idea what to ask Santa for this Christmas (that isn’t the Hamilton tickets your mom said no to). Regardless of whoever you’re buying for this Christmas, these ideas are sure to be show stoppers!
We’ve collected 20 different theatre gifts from a variety of websites so you’re sure to find something perfect for the theatre person in your life!
What’s the next best thing after actual Hamilton tickets? A Hamilton eyeshadow palette, duh! With these unique colors you’ll finally be satisfied
Want to let the world know what you love in both style and comfort? This cropped word-collage hoodie is perfect for rehearsals, dance calls, green room lounging, and everything in between.
Need to set the mood for your one-person show of Dear Evan Hansen? Or maybe you just want to know what, “Waving Through A Window,” smells like. This Etsy seller also has candles for other Broadway shows like Mean Girls, Spring Awakening, and Waitress! Because, let’s face it, you can never find one when you need one.
Really into all those adult coloring books? These show-themed color pencils will be the perfect addition to your pencil case!
The perfect tote for the leading lady in your life. They’re sure to love this for rehearsal, auditions, school work, or just everyday life!
Big Sanford Meisner fan? Or maybe, you just like the quote and want another comfy t-shirt for your collection!
Need a boost while learning lines or while writing the next Broadway hit? These candles will help you get into the perfect creative mood.
Everyone needs a solid pair of character shoes! They’re perfect for auditions, rehearsals, dance calls, shows, and basically anything and everything theatre.
Have a ton of Playbills taking up space in random places around your room? This binder is perfect for keeping them all displayed in one place because it’s literally made for them!
A new coffee mug is always a solid gift. This one in particular is perfect for the theatre technician in your life!
Ever wanted to steal the voice of your arch rival before a big audition? Or maybe just you just want to get a head start on your Halloween costume for next year. Whatever the reason, this necklace is perfect for showing those poor, unfortunate souls who’s really in charge.
Every busy thespian needs a planner! This one comes with a vision board, a weekly view, lined and dot grid sheets, a pen loop, an inner pocket, tons of cute stickers, and it comes in several colors.
Stage managers and directors go through notebooks like crazy – at least one or two new ones for every show they’re in. This ghost light notebook is the perfect way to show them some love this holiday season.
Need to send that one person who is always late a nice gift and a gentle reminder? This stellar Broadway-themed watch will do both! Plus, it’s the perfect accessory for any outfit.
Know a budding makeup artist? This ‘stage makeup,’ makeup pouch is the perfect stocking stuffer for those with a growing makeup collection.
Tech week is rough on everybody, and we mean everybody. This thermos is perfect for both keeping your throat coat hot, the endless of refills of coffee you’ll need, and apologizing for how grumpy you’re going to be after a solid week of tech and dress.
Love Les Mis but don’t want a huge, sad Cosette on everything? This phone case takes one of the most moving lyrics from the show and sets it beautifully against water color flowers so you can show off your love for the show in an elegant way!
Anyone who has worked backstage/tech side of theatre knows that gaff tape fixes anything and everything. This sticker will look perfect on any show binder, water bottle, stage manager kit, laptop case – anywhere, really.
Know someone who’s always cold and always singing Broadway tunes? This blanket covered with show posters is perfect for them!
It makes the perfect gift for anyone who wants to show off their love for theatre with the perfect accessory.
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