The OperaQ Wardrobe Department is teeming with all things Victorian in the lead up to Gilbert & Sullivan’s Ruddigore, or the Witch’s Curse! Take a look behind the scenes at the making of this deliciously mad production.
(1) Inspiration, (2) Victorian pattern-making, (3) A Victorian bust for blouse fitting, (4) A season essential – ‘The Victorian Tailor’
(5) Victorian era ladies coat for inspiration, (6) Photograph of Victorian ladies (7) Male Chorus costume designs by Richard Roberts (8) Costume design and tartan fabric for Sir Roderic Murgatroyd
(9) Ladies Chorus costume designs by Richard Roberts, (10) Ladies Chorus blouses in the making (11) Wardrobe team members Kathi Slee and Jade Ashton (12) Lace
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