A century of scandal: The historic items that reveal the fascinating history of Salome at the Royal Opera House
4 December 2017
Once banned from the London stage, Strauss's radical opera has been seducing London audiences since 1910.
9 May 2016
Opportunities available in lighting, wigs and make-up, costume, technical theatre, scenic art, and scenic carpentry.
22 October 2015
Our historic collections settle into their new home after a painstaking removal process.
15 October 2015
The Bob and Tamar Manoukian Costume Centre in Purfleet is home to ROH costume makers, degree students, and over 20,000 costumes.
7 October 2015
Free Big Draw event inspired by The Nutcracker to take place at High House Production Park in Thurrock.
12 May 2015
This year’s exciting summer programme includes a costume party, BP Big Screen relay, and performances from our Thurrock singing groups.
Collections on the Move: the painstaking process of relocating the Royal Opera House’s invaluable historic archive
8 May 2015
Moving is always a nightmare, but it’s so much worse when you’ve a historic theatre collection to look after.
30 March 2015
BA (Hons.) course will focus on the cutting and making of costumes for opera, ballet, theatre, film and TV.
First National College for the creative and cultural industries to be established at High House Production Park, Thurrock
11 December 2014
Located at the Backstage Centre, the government-backed college will open in September 2016.
8 October 2014
A closer look at how children and young people in the east of England are connecting with art and culture.