Costumes & Props

Costume Hiring

The Abbey Theatre Costume Department has an enormous collection of costumes for hire. It is primarily geared at the wider arts community and is an ideal resource for professional theatre, amateur dramatics, opera, advertising, television, video, films or photographic shoots.

The costumes range from both period and contemporary clothes, distressed items, uniforms, workwear, ecclesiastical wear and accessories. This stock was created by the Costume Department for a varied range of productions seen at the Abbey. Costumes may not be hired for fancy dress parties.

Open Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, 10am to 4.30pm by appointment only, at Unit 43, Finglas Business Centre, Jamestown Road, Dublin 11. Tel: 01 87 97 310 or email costume.hire@abbeytheatre.ie

Stage Drapes, Purchase & Hire

Drapes World provide a range of services including rental, repair, design and manufacture of drapes and screens. Drapes World also provide an on-site flame proofing chemical treatment to fabrics used in public areas which may not adhere to Fire Safety Standard

Contact Drapes World Prokit Ltd., O'Rahilly Hall, Church Terrace, Bray, Co. Wicklow Ireland. Tel: 00 353 (0)1 2861906 or email jan@drapesworld.ie