You will be redirected back to your article in seconds

Irene Elaine Ferrari

Irene Elaine Ferrari, a Broadway wardrobe supervisor and film costumer, died Dec. 13 in New York after a long illness. She was 42.

Ferrari, a native of Novato, Calif, moved to New York in 1979 and worked as the assistant wardrobe supervisor of the original company of “Sugar Babies” with Mickey Rooney and Ann Miller.

She later worked as wardrobe supervisor on the touring and Broadway productions of “My One & Only,” “Macbeth” and “Brighton Beach Memoirs,” among others.

She also worked as a film costumer on “A League of Their Own,” “Scent of a Woman,” “A Bronx Tale” and “IQ.”

Services were held in New York on Dec. 16.

In lieu of flowers, family suggests donations to Beth Israel Medical Center for Jacob Perlow Hospice, Development Dept., First Ave. & 16th St., New York, N.Y. 10003, or to God’s Love We Deliver, 895 Amsterdam Ave., New York 10025.

A West Coast memorial will be announced.

More Scene

  • Jeremy Piven69th Primetime Emmy Awards, Arrivals,

    Jeremy Piven Hosts Benefit for Domestic Violence Survivors, Caitlyn Jenner Honored

    Irene Elaine Ferrari, a Broadway wardrobe supervisor and film costumer, died Dec. 13 in New York after a long illness. She was 42. Ferrari, a native of Novato, Calif, moved to New York in 1979 and worked as the assistant wardrobe supervisor of the original company of “Sugar Babies” with Mickey Rooney and Ann Miller. […]

  • Jeff Bridges'Bad Times at the El

    Jeff Bridges Approves of a 'Big Lebowski' Remake: 'If I Was in It'

    Irene Elaine Ferrari, a Broadway wardrobe supervisor and film costumer, died Dec. 13 in New York after a long illness. She was 42. Ferrari, a native of Novato, Calif, moved to New York in 1979 and worked as the assistant wardrobe supervisor of the original company of “Sugar Babies” with Mickey Rooney and Ann Miller. […]

  • Taraji P. HensonTaraji's Boutique of Hope

    Taraji P. Henson Opens Up About Seeking Mental Health Treatment

    Irene Elaine Ferrari, a Broadway wardrobe supervisor and film costumer, died Dec. 13 in New York after a long illness. She was 42. Ferrari, a native of Novato, Calif, moved to New York in 1979 and worked as the assistant wardrobe supervisor of the original company of “Sugar Babies” with Mickey Rooney and Ann Miller. […]

  • Channing Tatum on Taking Time Off,

    Channing Tatum Says He's Ready to Get Back to Work After Quiet Year

    Irene Elaine Ferrari, a Broadway wardrobe supervisor and film costumer, died Dec. 13 in New York after a long illness. She was 42. Ferrari, a native of Novato, Calif, moved to New York in 1979 and worked as the assistant wardrobe supervisor of the original company of “Sugar Babies” with Mickey Rooney and Ann Miller. […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content