When David Bintley's Cinderella was first staged in 2010, we followed the creative process from studio to stage in our Creating Cinderella blog.
The painted costumes of Cinderella
For the costumes worn throughout Cinderella, John Macfarlane created a suite of hand-painted designs. The challenge was then to create physical items of clothing as richly detailed as his illustrations. These never-before-published photos, from the Wardrobe department’s own reference folder, reveal some of the ways in which this was done.