Bethany Boldero BA Costume

Bethany Boldero

BA Costume


Whilst at BOVTS Bethany’s growing passion for theatrical costume has seen her explore various avenues of costume making including tailoring, dyeing, embroidery and tutu making. Bethany’s recent workroom placements include Cosprop, Angels and The Royal Opera House, and she has worked as a costume assistant/maker for various productions at Bristol Old Vic and Theatre Royal Bath: The Egg.

BOVTS credits: Costume Supervisor on As You Like It (Malcolm x Centre), Bull (Wardrobe Theatre) Costume Maker on Twelfth Night (Malcolm X Centre), Jekyll and Hyde (Tobacco Factory), Robin Hood (Redgrave), Loam (Bristol Old Vic). Costume Assistant/Dresser on Loam (Bristol Old Vic), Romeo and Juliet (Redgrave), Macbeth (Bristol Old Vic Weston Studio). Costume Assistant and Dye and Breakdown Artist on Catastrophe Bay (Bristol Old Vic), Vanity Fair (West Country Tour), Macbeth (Bristol Old Vic Weston Studio). Costume Standby on Chore Chart (BOVTV).

I absolutely love working backstage. It was something I had never done before arriving at BOVTS and I'm so grateful for the opportunity. Madi Barncoat, BA Costume Student