Costume - 4/6 - Arts University Bournemouth

The Children’s Hour: A Play by Lillian Hellman

The Children’s Hour by Lillian Hellman

Where: The Lighthouse Poole

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AUB awarded The Queen’s Anniversary Prize 2017

AUB is celebrating after it was announced that its BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design course has been recognised as a centre of excellence by The Queen’s Anniversary Prize 2017.

The prestigious award is organised by The Royal Anniversary Trust, an independent charity promoting world class excellence and achievement through The Queen’s Anniversary Prizes for Higher and Further Education. AUB has been awarded the prize for ‘distinguished degree level education in costume design for the UK’s leading creative industries’.

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Costume graduate, Lottie Higlett, on wardrobe assisting and designing

BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design alumna, Lottie Higlett, graduated this summer. She has since worked in several Wardrobe and Design roles in industry. We caught up with her about her career journey so far…

“I moved back to West Sussex once I graduated and have worked a variety of theatre jobs since then that have helped to kick start my career. My first paid job, which happened just after my final hand-in and before graduation, was working with theatre designer Ryan Dawson-Laight, as part of his creative team at the London Brit School’s graduating production ‘Land Mines’.

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AUB Costume Celebrates 25th Anniversary

AUB's BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design course celebrated their 25th anniversary last week at their London exhibition, Destinations.

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Costume Student wins ‘The Costume Society’ Patterns of Fashion Award 2017

Third Year BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design Student Stephanie Badley wins Patterns of Fashion 2017 Award 2017

The Patterns of Fashion Award (POF) honours the work of the dress historian Janet Arnold (1932-1998), a founder member of the Society.

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Costume student takes part in The Complete Freedom of Truth project

BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design student, Daisy Tweed, recently visited Tuscany for a two-week project as part of The Complete Freedom of Truth.

The Complete Freedom of Truth (TCFT) is an international, youth-led project with the ambition to develop global youth citizenship through culture and the arts.

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Students collaborate with Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra on West Side 360°

Arts University Bournemouth is pleased to sponsor Song and Dance, a live performance by Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (BSO).

The performance features the music of Adams, Rachmaninov, Bernstein and Gershwin and took place on Wednesday 22 March at Lighthouse Poole.

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Costume Designs Pantomime Outfits

Costume & Performance design students create Pantomime costumes.

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Student creates short film of Cinderella

Over the summer, third year BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design student, Sophie Fretwell, made her own short film featuring an18th century dress that she made in her first year.

Sophie has followed the design pathway since her Second Year and has a unique and playful drawing style.

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