Columbia is one of the supporting characters of the musical horror show The Rocky Horror Show. She is a groupie and the lover of the pansexual mad scientist alien, Dr. Frank-N-Futer. But her status as lover didn’t last as Dr. Frank replaced her with Eddie, the delivery boy. But Eddie’s rebellious attitude attracted Columbia. And they fell in love with each other.
Their love wouldn’t last long because Dr. Frank was not happy about it. He killed Eddie and used half his brain as part of his new creation called Rocky. Though Columbia was just a support character in The Rocky Horror Show, she still played vital roles in the show. She even soloed four songs during the show. It made the character an essential figure in the show. This article is a Columbia costume guide.
The Rocky Horror Show Columbia Costume Guide
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1. Full Columbia Costume Check Price
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4. Leather Choker Check Price
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The Best Columbia of The Rocky Horror Show Cosplay Ideas
As a groupie of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, Columbia dresses the part since her appearance is somewhat a homage to how Dr. Frank wears. But she did add a bit of flair and showmanship to her presence. After all, she is also part of the performers of the show.
This cosplay guide will feature Columbia’s full costume. It consists of a silver tube with a gold magician long tail coat on top of it. The costume set also comes with a rainbow-colored high waisted short and a pair of seamless fishnet stockings. The cosplay set also includes a gold top hat, a couple of black high-heeled shoes, and a pair of blue socks. The cosplay set is completed with a short red wig for Columbia’s hairstyle, a red lipstick that matches the color of her lips, and pink blush for the makeup that the character wears.
About Columbia Costume
Columbia’s character in The Rocky Horror Show is actually a bit tragic. It wasn’t really stated how she ends up as Dr. Frank-N-Furter’s groupie or how she ended up as her lover. But it seems she joined him, believing there’s something more for her if she does so. She tags along with all of his whims, and even finding pleasure in visiting his laboratory. But she realized in the end that Dr. Frank doesn’t really care about her.
She knew that he only uses people for his own desires. But this didn’t stop her from sacrificing her life to protect Dr. Frank’s own. This tragic story made people sympathize with Columbia. This, along with the character’s showy and bright costume, makes her a good cosplay option. If you look at the cosplay photos, you can see that dressing up as Columbia for costume parties, or comic conventions is a great idea.