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Wednesday, 11 January 2017 15:45

Behind The Scenes: The Phantom Of The Opera Costumes

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Stage Manager Heather Chockley shows off costumes from the North America tour of The Phantom Of The Opera; lovely

Monday, 09 January 2017 15:15

Opera Jobs: The Wigs and Makeup Manager

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Meet English National Opera's wigs and make up manager Vanessa and find out what a day in the life of Vanessa Davis involves...

Monday, 09 January 2017 17:01

Jeni O'Malley: Costume Designer

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Costume Designer Jeni O'Malley talks about her design to build magic wings for a production of Marisol by Jose Rivera

Monday, 09 January 2017 22:32

The Magic Flute: Quick-Change

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For every person you see on the opera stage, there are, on average, three more people working behind the scenes to bring you a fantastic opera-going experience. Here's a glimpse of some of that unseen work. Masterful!

Monday, 09 January 2017 11:59

Deborah Scott: Costume Designer for Titanic

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Deborah Scott speaks to us about her gorgeous costume designs for The Titanic ...

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The Costumer's Notebook,

The book The Costumer's Notebook is a 295 page comprehensive handbook for Costumers for stage and film including a full Glossary of stage and film industry terms. Sections include methods and tricks for laundry, dyeing, breakdown, Dresser guidelines and protocols for Stage or Film and various size charts for men and women from shoes to gloves. Other Sections include diagrams showing How to Iron A Shirt, How to Tie a Tie and How to Tie a Bow Tie. Costume fittings, costume lay out and costume storage are also discussed.