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AUB ‘Man of Mode’ performance collaborates with Costume students.
Curated by Will Hargreaves
1st year BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design students worked to put on a live performance in full costume, set in post-war Britain to celebrate the work of the WI.
The campus become a riot of music and colour as 1st years performed a flash mob style dance whenever an air raid siren went off.
The 2015 AUB Costume & Performance Design summer show took place at ‘The Gallery’ on the AUB campus.
Three minutes. 300 Years. Cinderella like you’ve never seen her before.
Students and staff from BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design and BA (Hons) Make-up for Media and Performance have collaborated to produce a short film that showcases almost one hundred costumes, spanning three centuries.
BA (Hons) Costume with Performance Design Alumnus and now Cirque Bijou’s costume designer Sarah Dicks is working with David Wood, current Costume student to create a costume using reclaimed materials for the opening of Bristol European Green Capital.
Cirque Bijou and Arts University Bournemouth have a successful history of working together. In 2012 they won award for the costumes created for the opening celebrations of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Sailing Events in Weymouth and Portland.
BA (Hons) Costume and Performance Design students collaborate with BA (Hons) Make-Up for Media and Performance students to create a music video for The BeauBowBelles. Filmed on the AUB Campus, June 2014
A collaboration from our BA(Hons) Costume with Performance Design degree. Costumes designed by Frances Tempest, Directed by Gareth Corke.
Costume Designs clothing for AUB performance of Shakespeare’s ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’.
Directed by Kenneth Robertson.
Battle for the Winds
Battle for the Winds is a large-scale event marking the opening celebrations of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Sailing events in Weymouth.
The Moving Tides Procession 2012 welcomes the arrival of the Olympic Torch to Weymouth on the 12th July from 5pm.
This procession showcases a collection of magnificent and colourful costumes created by children and young people from Weymouth and Portland working with together with costume design students from the AUB. The 2012 theme is ‘Oceans Of The World’. And the parade will see aqueous angelfish, Jurassic creatures, dancing yellow seagulls swaying to the beat of the drums.
Lecturers, students and alumni from the Costume course have been involved in a number of projects relating to the Cultural Olympiad, below Adele Keeley has highlighted just a few of the ways in which they have ensured their participation: