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Theatre costume
  • Theatre costume
    Annals, Michael, born 1938 - died 1990
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Theatre costume

  • Date:

    1963 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Annals, Michael, born 1938 - died 1990 (designers)

  • Museum number:

    S.777:1 to 3-1997

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Three-part costume designed by Michael Annals for Joan in George Bernard Shaw's play, Saint Joan, worn by Joan Plowright, National Theatre Company, Old Vic, 1963. Overdress in peach linen with front lacing

Date

1963 (made)

Artist/maker

Annals, Michael, born 1938 - died 1990 (designers)

Marks and inscriptions

'Chichester Festival / St Joan / Joan Plowright'
Written identification. On label.

Dimensions

Length: 1130 mm Part 1, Width: 373 mm Part 1, Length: 1040 mm Part 2, Width: 510 mm Part 2, Length: 1665 mm Part 3, Width: 0.5 mm Part 3, Weight: 2.2 kg All parts

Object history note

Costumes purchased at the Royal National Theatre charity auction in 1996, or donated by the National Theatre prior to the auction: S.742 - S.810-1997, S.822 - S.824:2-1997. Associated production: Saint Joan. Designer: Michael Annals. Director: John Dexter. Wearer and actor: Joan Plowright. Character: St Joan of Arc. Performing company: National Theatre. Chichester Festival Theatre, Sussex, 24.6.1963. Old Vic, London, 30.10.1963.

Descriptive line

Costume designed by Michael Annals for Joan in George Bernard Shaw's play, Saint Joan, worn by Joan Plowright, National Theatre Company, Old Vic, 1963.
S.777:1-1997 Overdress in peach linen with front lacing
S.777:2-1997 Underdress
S.777:2-1997 Lacing for overdress

Categories

Entertainment & Leisure; Stage costumes

Collection

Theatre and Performance Collection

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