Welcome to Act 1 Theatrical Supplies. Chatham location on Longwoods Road

Costumes*Dance Bodywear & shoes*Gymnastics wear*Wigs*Hats*Masks*Make-up* & much more! 



Call or text (519) 401-7688 to make an appointment.

About Us

Experienced. Organized. Helpful.

Act has been family owned and operated since 1994.

What do we sell?

We sell and rent costumes, wigs, hats, masks, props, and accessories.  We also sell dance supplies, gymnastics bodywear, make-up, prosthetics, décor, etc.  Our low overhead means low low prices.


Gymnastics wear

Gymnastics Bodywear

You'll flip for our Gymnastics wear.  We sell basics and decorative bodysuits, gymtards with built in shorts, tops, and shorts for gymnasts.  NEW LOWER PRICES ON MANY ITEMS!


Dance Footwear

We feature Capezio quality dance shoes

Everyday low pricing on Capezio high quality Dance Shoes

Tap, Ballet, Jazz. Character, Lyrical, Hip Hop, Contemporary, etc.  Professional experienced shoe fittings.

Featuring Capezio quality dance shoes

Featuring Capezio quality dance shoes

Dance and Gymnastics supplies

High quality Capezio Dancewear

We sell reasonably priced Capezio dancewear including bodysuits, tights, tops, shorts, dance dresses, skirts etc.

Everyday low prices plus select discounted items.

High quality Capezio Dancewear

High quality Capezio Dancewear


Nearly 1800 costumes in stock. Rent or buy. Child & adult sizes.

Nearly 1800 costumes in stock! Scary, funny, sexy, traditional, odd- lots to choose from! Great prices. Family owned and operated since 1994. . Experienced. Organized.

Save 10-70% (or more) off all MSRP or original costume purchase price.


Wigs, wigs, & more wigs!

Nearly 500 wigs in stock to choose from!

Wigs for costumes or every day use.  Buy or rent.  Most have sewn in elastic caps to make them adjustable to fit adults or children. Most are washable quality.  Low prices.



HATS to buy or rent at Act 1 Theatrical Supplies- Chatham-Kent

Need a hat to finish off a costume or just wear for fun? Act 1 has hundreds of hats in stock. Rent or buy, child and adult sizes. Choose from Top hats, Derbies, Medieval, Western, Clown, Pirate, Pork pie, witch, wizard, nerd, sailor, captain, Christmas, gangster, flapper, construction, chef, cat in hat, conductor, engineer, bavarian, graduate, Disney, Indiana Jones, Nurse, Pilot, Police, Military, Rag doll, Safari, Disco, mexican, religious, Pimp, Aviator, biker, beatnik, Hippie, 1940's, Roman, Gothic, Mardis gras, Christmas, Victorian, and many more!


Accessories & props

Accessories, props, and decor for any event.



Theatrical & Character MAKE-UP

Act 1 in Chatham sells quality make-up for any event. Water and oil base face paints, Halloween, character, and theatrical make-up. We also sell make-up brushes, sponges, prosthetics, fake skin, blood, latex, colour hair sprays, adhesives, etc. Large selection at low everyday prices.


Masks for disguise

Masquerade & Halloween MASKS- Buy or rent

Act 1 in Chatham has Halloween and Masquerade MASKS in stock. Choose from scary, funny, character, fancy, or traditional masks to disguise yourself. Hundreds in stock at great prices.


Contact Us

Drop us a line!

Store OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY due to COVID-19 compliance

Act 1 Theatrical Supplies

9468 Longwoods Road, Chatham-Kent, Ontario, Canada

(519) 401-7688 Email:

Open all year. We accept debit, credit cards, cash, e-transfers (contactless payments)

Delivery, shipping, and curbside pick-up available. Safe distancing.  Shop on our Facebook page.