Catherine Chan Costumier

Hamlet & Twelfth Night

Shakespeare’s Rose Theatre
Malton, York, UK

Costume designer: Sara Perks
Photography: Charlotte Graham
Role: workroom assistant (work placement), dresser

Two week work placement under the instruction of 3 cutters. Pieces worked on include:

constructing Rosencrantz’s doublet and trim for 1st fitting, and trousers; tacking the layers of Gertrude’s dress together; and transferring the pattern of Horatio’s doublet to leather for cutting.

Twelfth Night:
constructing Sir Andrew’s yellow jacket for 1st fitting.