26 July 2016
Exploring the engineering involved in costume construction and inspiring a group of young people.
How the ROH Costume department create Tudor costumes for Elizabeth that are light enough to dance in
6 January 2016
Head of Costume Fay Fullerton on the challenges of re-creating Elizabethan costumes for 21st-century ballet.
19 November 2015
This extensive and beautiful collection from a pioneer of opera costume design gives an invaluable insight into the history of stagewear.
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.
4 May 2015
With up to 10,000 costumes used each year, getting The Royal Ballet and The Royal Opera ready for the stage is a work of art in itself.
25 November 2013
With George Balanchine's celebration of gems returning, a glimpse into the ROH Costume Department.
9 September 2013
How Puccini’s oriental fantasy is re-created in one of The Royal Opera’s largest and impressive productions.