Pelléas et Mélisande, Glyndebourne Productions Ltd.

Photo: Richard Hubert Smith

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Glyndebourne Opera

Season 2018

Glyndebourne is an English country house in East Sussex and the site of an opera house that has been the venue for the annual Glyndebourne Festival Opera since 1934.

It is one of the finest and most celebrated opera houses in the world, delivering performances to some 150,000 people across a summer Festival and an autumn Tour.

 

The images show examples of costumes made in the Men’s Tailoring department during the 2018 Glyndebourne Opera Season.

Above: 

A mid 19th Century style boy’s jacket & britches, based on an outfit found in the V&A museum collection. 

Made for the Pelléas et Mélisande Opera.

 

Below:

A late 1930’s style Military Jacket & 1940’s style pin striped trousers and waistcoat.

Both made for the Vanessa Opera.

Vanessa, Glyndebourne Productions Ltd.

Photo: Tristram Kenton