"Even those in contemporary plays need to get a feel for how their characters move by rehearsing in high heels, skirts or other items not found in their personal wardrobe, says Griffith, who usually wears pants or jeans.
That's why she wore a dress for every rehearsal as Ann Deever in “All My Sons” at The Rep last fall. “I never, never wear them. With period pieces, it helps to have practice.”
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