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Articles tagged with "ROH Collections"

ROH Collections Item of the Month: The Attilio Comelli Design Collection

19 November 2015

This extensive and beautiful collection from a pioneer of opera costume design gives an invaluable insight into the history of stagewear.

Discover the ROH’s extensive historic collections during Explore Your Archive week

16 November 2015

We'll be revealing highlights from our archive during this nationwide event 14–22 November 2015.

Preserving Theatre Archives for Future Generations: ROH Collections and the Association of Performing Arts Collections

4 November 2015

ROH Collections recently hosted a study day for theatre collections around the UK and Ireland.

ROH Collections Items of the Month: Highlights from the Costume Collection

28 October 2015

We've picked two of our favourite opera items from the collection's 6,200 artefacts — shoes worn by Adelina Patti and Cecil Beaton’s iconic Turandot dress.

Collections at the new Costume Centre: A two-year project comes to fruition

22 October 2015

Our historic collections settle into their new home after a painstaking removal process.

New ROH Costume Centre opened by Rt Hon Greg Clark MP

15 October 2015

The Bob and Tamar Manoukian Costume Centre in Purfleet is home to ROH costume makers, degree students, and over 20,000 costumes.

ROH Collections Item of the Month: The historic costumes for MacMillan’s Romeo and Juliet

25 September 2015

Fifty years after the ballet had its premiere, we take a look at the beautiful costumes for MacMillan’s iconic ballet.

Deloitte Ignite: The stories behind the silks

1 September 2015

Twelve giant silk banners tell the history of the Royal Opera House in a breathtaking installation as part of Deloitte Ignite 15.

ROH Collections Item of the Month: The Front of House Collection

18 August 2015

Spare a few minutes to take a look around before you head into a performance, and you'll see plenty of historic treasures in our front of house areas.

ROH Collections Item of the Month: Queue Tickets

17 July 2015

A new donation to our Collections reveals a historic passion for that most archetypally British of things - queuing.

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