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Cutting It in Costume

Synopsis
Costume forms a crucial part of any stage production. This UK-produced (2010) DVD programme for KS 4/5 explores the options available to students during the design process.

Starting with a history of theatrical costume, the programme goes on to explore the effects which can be created by using different materials, colours and patterns. Finally it discusses the role of the Wardrobe Supervisor, showing how costume can help students make their drama work even more professional and convincing. DVD chapters cover:

1. A Brief History of Dressing Up

2. Character and Costumes

3. Raw Materials

4. Designing for Production

5. Working in Wardrobe
Language
English
Country
Great Britain
Year of release
2010
Subjects
Design; Drama
Keywords
costume design; drama production; stage design; theatrical productions

Distribution Formats

Type
DVD
Format
Region 2 PAL
Price
£39.00
Availability
Sale
Duration/Size
27 minutes
Year
2017

Production Company

Name

Classroom Video

Notes
Classroom Video ceased trading in January 2015. Some of their assets including the streaming platform and our curriculum content have been acquired by ClickView. Around 160 DVD titles are available (or will be made available) through Boulton-Hawker.

Distributor

Name

Boulton-Hawker Films Ltd

Web
http://www.boultonhawker.co.uk External site opens in new window
Phone
01449 616200
Fax
01449 677600
Address
Combs Tannery
Stowmarket
Suffolk
IP14 2EN
United Kingdom

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