Costume Jumble Sale

We are selling off 10,000 items of costume - so take home a unique souvenir from one of our shows.

Saturday 23 September
9am - 5pm
RSC Rehearsal Rooms, Corner of Arden Street and Birmingham Road. Stratford-upon-Avon, CV37 6NT
Entry £3 per person (cash only)

No booking required, just turn up and queue!

Items on sale include pieces from The Two Noble Kinsmen (2016), Cymbeline (2016), Othello (2015), Julius Caesar (2009) and other shows from the past 20 years. It includes 12 uniform coats from our 2008 Hamlet, in which David Tennant took the title role. 

a pile of assorted hats
Hats made in our millinery workshop in Stratford will be among the items at our Costume Jumble Sale
Photo by Lucy Barriball © RSC Browse and license our images

The stock includes a variety of period costumes, as well as many contemporary items. There will be:  

  • Uniforms
  • Armour
  • Suits
  • Shirts
  • Doublets
  • Shoes
  • Jewellery
  • Necklaces
  • Bracelets
  • Millinery

Prices start at £1  and you can pay with cash, debit or credit card.

We have plans to restore and redevelop our Costume Workshop, housed in an assortment of buildings on Waterside opposite the Royal Shakespeare Theatre. The money raised from the Costume Jumble Sale will help to fund the redevelopment.