Design Archive for Costumes and Sets

Over the decades, hundreds of costumes have been specially designed and made by the Wardrobe team for productions of plays by Leeds Arts Centre. Below are links to pages which display just a few of those designs. Click on the title of the play to see some of the designs for that production.

Costume Design Archive

Antony and Cleopatra
by William Shakespeare • December 1980
As You Like It
by William Shakespeare • October 1987
The Beggar’s Opera
by John Gay • December 1990
The Changeling
by Thomas Middleton and William Rowley • December 1979
The Comedy of Errors
by William Shakespeare • May 2009
Doctor Faustus
by Christopher Marlowe • December 1977
Dracula
by Liz Lochhead • October 1993
The Duchess of Malfi
by John Webster • February 1984
The Firstborn
by Christopher Fry • June 1977
Hamlet
by William Shakespeare • October 1989
Henry the Fourth, Part One
by William Shakespeare • December 1969
The Jew of Malta
by Christopher Marlowe • October 1991
King Lear
by William Shakespeare • February 1986
Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime
by Oscar Wilde, adapted by Malcolm Brown • May 2007
Macbeth
by William Shakespeare • October 1995
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
by William Shakespeare • March 2005
Pericles, Prince of Tyre
by William Shakespeare • October 1986
Richard III
by William Shakespeare • December 1978
The Tempest
by William Shakespeare • October 1983
Volpone
by Ben Jonson • December 1984

Sets for all productions have to be specially designed and constructed, and below is an Archive of Set Designs for a small selection of those productions. Click on the Set Designs Archive to see the designs for the plays listed.

Set Design Archive

Antigone
by Jean Anouilh • February 2004
As You Like It
by William Shakespeare • February 1967
The Beaux’ Stratagem
by George Farquhar • October 1974
Bedroom Farce
by Alan Ayckbourn • October 2007
The Beggar’s Opera
by John Gay • December 1990
Doctor Faustus
by Christopher Marlowe • December 1977
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
by R. L. Stevenson, adapted by Malcolm Brown • October 2000
Dracula
by Liz Lochhead • October 1993
The Fall of the House of Usher
by Edgar Allan Poe, adapted by Malcolm Brown • May 2004
Frankenstein
by Mary Shelley, adapted by David Campton • October 1997
Hamlet
by William Shakespeare • October 1989
The Jew of Malta
by Christopher Marlowe • October 1991
Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime
by Oscar Wilde, adapted by Constance Cox • June 1979
Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime
by Oscar Wilde, adapted by Malcolm Brown • May 2007
The Merchant of Venice
by William Shakespeare • October 1975
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
by William Shakespeare • March 1970
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
by William Shakespeare • October 1994
A Midsummer Night’s Dream
by William Shakespeare • March 2005
The Phantom of the Opera
by Gaston Leroux, adapted by Malcolm Brown • October 1998
The Picture of Dorian Gray
by Oscar Wilde, adapted by Malcolm Brown • October 2001
Richard III
by William Shakespeare • December 1978
The Servant of Two Masters
by Carlo Goldoni, adapted by Malcolm Brown • October 2002
The Tempest
by William Shakespeare • October 1988
A Woman of No Importance
by Oscar Wilde • January 2006
Juno in The Tempest
Juno in The Tempest, designed by Malcolm Brown
Guard in Antigone
Guard in Antigone, designed by Gerry Armytage
Mrs. Trapes in The Beggar’s Opera
Mrs. Trapes in The Beggar’s Opera, designed by Malcolm Brown
Fairy in A Midsummer Night’s Dream
Fairy in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, designed by Gerry Armytage