Girl in a classroom at Prep Class At St Mary's Colchester in Essex

Delving in to the Royal Opera House costume stores

29 January 2019

Senior School - Year-11-Costume-Construction-workshop-96_thumbDiscovering the fascinating world of the scenic artists and craftspeople who create the stunning sets and scenery for the world-famous Royal Opera House, the Year 11 Textiles students went on a tour of the Bob and Tamar Manoukian Production Workshop and Costume Centre on Tuesday 29 January. They took part in a Costume Construction (BA Hons) workshop, learning how to breakdown, distress and age a garment to tell the story of a character – even making their own imitation blood!

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