“Complete shows. Completely simple.”
With over 35,000 costumes and 3500 pairs of shoes, boots, accessories (& even weapons!), we’re sure to have what you need, and we proudly remain the only costumier that includes free footwear with any hired costumes that require them.
Thespis Costumiers is an award-winning family-run business nestled in the quiet heartland of East Anglia, whose costumes have been involved in numerous award-winning productions across the length and breadth of Europe; from National theatres up in Iceland across to Tallinn and all the way down to Malta, 5-star Edinburgh Fringe shows and 5-star Mayfair Hotels, The Royal Windsor Pageant, & countless regional theatres, schools and colleges of all shapes and sizes across the UK.
We proudly offer 5-star customer service as standard with our 5-star costumes, & we costume international shows within Europe & EEA countries as standard, so there really is nowhere else to look.
We have no published price list as our shows are tailored to each individual collaboration. But don’t let that put you off, our professional service team always aims to accommodate.
Pick up the phone and feel free to call one of our friendly team or use the contact form for your individual quote. We promise to get back to you within 48 hours.
Specialising in costuming complete productions for professional, adult and youth theatre groups, we will make sure you get the perfect costumes for your production.
Our service includes
Consultation and advice with costume plots.
A real customised feel to your production as we help customise your specific package.
Tailored to each individual actor, we take the headache out of costuming, leaving you to focus on the performance! Just read the 80 or so reviews in the side panel.
The chance to visit one of our sites and work with our knowledgeable costume team who can help you find exactly what you need, who can explain limitations, benefits, etc.
A golden service delivery team who drop off your costumes in our unmistakable Thespis vans, with your costumes carefully packed in our extra-strong secure weather-proof shipping crates. No cardboard boxes from us!
Flexible delivery and collection slots available including weekends after show and Sunday mornings options.
Choose Thespis as your costume supplier and get access to a wealth of knowledge, experience, and foremost, care.
We are always open to work with the following:
European / EEA complete show hire available. We do all the customs paper work and shipping in house. We do hire individual costumes, but we do have a minimum hire charge of £250 + Vat. Can't see what you're looking for? Give us a call.
Viewing at our studios strictly by appointment only
Mon - Fri 09:00 - 17:00
Studios are closed for viewing Sat - Sun
Emails & phones are monitored for clients with active shows running.
The Thespis Team
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From Margaret's first response to my initial enquiry, I knew that we were in expert hands. As a newcomer to Wardrobe, I had a whole host of questions. Margaret seems to be on han...
Alresford Having seen some excellent youth company productions I was uncertain how a school would fare with such a demanding musical. I needn’t have worried as the 110-strong cast were an absolute credit to Director Marilitsa A...
The costumes were received yesterday and first glimpses are very exciting. We are about to do a costume parade this morning ahead of tech, and very excited to see everything in action.
Can I just say, we are extremely impressed a...
Our show was a great success and very well received by the audience. The costumes looked amazing. We had a lot of very positive feedback from the public.
Thank you so much for your help in getting things to us on the Saturday before the...
Morning Dearest Margaret,
My god – we had a riot last night with a sold-out show and a standing ovation and cheering that did not stop!
Just wanted to say the costumes looked fabulous (baby!) and to thankyou for all your hard work....
First, thank you to the company and the delivery driver for the endless hard work in our society's costumes. We had a lot of fun at our costume call this evening and it is starting to come together really nice.
You really are a fantastic comp...
Hi Margaret Thank you very much for the fabulous costumes you supplied for our production of the Addams family. Everyone was very pleased with their costume, especially with all the accessories and shoes that were supplied with them. We have never ha...