Halloween is the most theatrical holiday, so it makes perfect sense that Broadway actors—who understand the value of rocking a costume—would embrace the spooky season. We asked your favorite stage stars to share memories of yummy treats, silly tricks and the best and worst costumes they ever wore—with a photo! Happy Halloween!
SANTINO FONTANA (Prince Topher in Cinderella)
What was your favorite Halloween costume of all time, and how old were you when you wore it?
Slutty Pumpkin, age 29.
What’s the most embarrassing Halloween costume you ever wore?
There's a court jester photo out there that I will destroy, but I ended up looking more like a constipated Christmas ornament.
What’s your favorite Halloween candy, and why?
Anything homemade in a plastic baggy, because you know it’s safe.
What is your favorite Halloween horror movie, and why?
That Jennifer Aniston Leprechaun one is pretty special. And you can watch it again on Saint Patrick’s Day!
What do you think is the hottest Broadway-themed costume for 2013?
I think it's gotta be the evil Northampton clown. I could not stop laughing when I read that article.
What is your Halloween costume this year?
See previous answer. Or Miley Cyrus' tongue...it's a tossup.
Keep checking back for more Halloween memories from your favorite stars.