Fabric: Synthetic: Nylon, nylon blend, polyester and blends often wrinkle less and are easy to maintain. Not as breathable as natural fabrics, but male dancer tend not to be in them long.
Natural: good quality cotton lawns, batiste, silks. Tend to crease, take longer to dry and have a tendency to show sweat marks more.
Fabrics with shine, chiffons, sheers etc. are often too feminine for men’s costumes.
Interfacing: 1/4 yard medium to soft weight, fusible
Yardage: 2-2.25 yards 54"+ width