While not strictly costumes as such, Elton Out Of The Closet® has a number of very important custom-made instruments, which contribute massively to the show's WOW factor...
Custom grand piano
Our 2-metre long grand piano is specifically designed to endure handstands, jumping, standing, sliding, swearing and other forms of abuse that would make Chopin wince.
Affectionately known as Roadies-bane, the piano was created by John Sinhalewycz.
'Nigel Olsson' 1974 Drumkit
This is a masterpiece, created by Mat Duniam of Red Rocks Drums, Australia: www.facebook.com/redrockdrums
For Elton die-hards, the inner-sleeve photo from the live 'Here And There' LP is iconic. The centrepiece of that photo is Nigel's drumkit:
Here's Elton Out Of The Closet®'s extraordinary replica:
And with great pride, our replica was featured as 'Kit Of The Month' in Modern Drummer magazine internationally!