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There is a stereotype in theatre that describes certain types of older women with authority in costume. They are criticised for being irritable, institutionalised...

A show premiering at Edinburgh Festival Fringe next month will feature costumes and props made from discarded clothes, as part of a move towards...

Looking over my columns in the past year it’s hard to miss the pattern: low pay, no pay, opportunities not advertised, long hours, burnout,...

Costume departments working on some of theatre's biggest shows are bracing themselves for a no-deal Brexit, warning there could be significant disruption if materials...

The ongoing Extinction Rebellion protests that brought central London to a standstill for a few days in May have at last brought climate change...

“It’s just pastoral care,” one designer said to me when I started. “Costume design isn’t an art form, it’s babysitting actors.” This type of...

I’m going to admit a shocking truth that could see me exiled from the design community: if the van with the actors doesn’t show...

Many UK theatre workers will by now be aware of the Theatre Helpline, launched by the Society of London Theatre last year to support...

One of the UK’s largest military costume suppliers is appealing for a buyer to take on the business as its founder prepares to retire...
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