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Props and Part Costume Available

The following props and part costume are available from Berenice Stage Costume Hire.

Most of these are 'hand props' which tend to go with a particular costume or character and are provided at no extra cost with a very few exceptions. 
Props without costumes are only provided for bone fide productions/events. 
This list also includes individual item costs but the prices specified are "full show prices" we do not provide props for shows we do not costume.

Show Character item hire price £
with stated full character costume otherwise
Gondoliers Marco & Guiseppe Mandolin (2) (solid)  
5.00 each
  Don Alambra Staff  
5.00
  2 Contadine Flower baskets (Contadine)  
5.00 each
  Contadine Roses (red and white) (Condatini)  
15.00
     
Grand Duke      
Iolanthe Private Willis Rifle  
n/a
  Tolloller, Mountararat,
Chancellor, Pvt Wilis
Fairy wings  
n/a
HMS Pinafore Ralph Rackstraw Pistol  

n/a

  Corcoran Whip  
5.00
  Corcoran Cat-o-nine tails   5.00
  Bosun Bosun's whistle  
5.00
  Bosun Pocket Telescope  
5.00
  Buttercup Basket  
5.00
Mikado KoKo Large Samurai sword 
(sinkersnee)
 
n/a
  Mikado Guards Small Samurai swords  
2.00each
  KoKo 'Chippy Chippy Chopper' (Axe)  
5.00
  All Fans  
5.00 each
  Yum Yum/ Pitti Sing/ Peep Bo Japanese Paper Parasols  
5.00 each
  All Ladies Ladies wigs  
n/a
  Nanki Poo Shamisen "Japanese 'guitar'"  
10.00
Patience      
Pirates of Penzance Policemen Police Truncheons  
2.00 each
  Pirate King, Ruth Pistols  
n/a
  Daughters Candles (battery operated)(requires own batteries AA)  
n/a
  Major General Dress Sword in baldric  
n/a
  Pirate King Rapier in baldric  
n/a
  Samuel Bag with silent matches, file,
skeletonic keys ,dark lantern,
life-preserver, center-bit

 
n/a
  Samuel Leather bottel  
n/a
Pirate Capt Jack Sparrow wig  
n/a
Pirates Swords and daggers (wooden)  
n/a
Princess Ida Sons of Gama Armour for Sons of Gama
This is classed as special costume £32.00

Please Contact for Price

  Sons of Gama Swords for Sons of Gama (large)
Only available with armour.
N/A
  Sons of Gama / Hilerion and friends Swords for on stage sword fight (6)  
5.00 each
     
  crowns for kings  
10.00
  Axes, swords etc (wooden/plastic)  
n/a
Ruddigore Dame Hannah Double handed sword (for duel)  
5.00
  Dame Hannah/Ruthven Rapier (for duel)  
10.00
  Dame Hannah/Ruthven Dagger (for duel)  
5.00
    see also swords in 'other items'  
  Despard Whip  
5.00
  Despard Riding crop  
5.00
  Bucks and Blades Various walking sticks for Bucks and Blades  
5.00 each
Sorcerer      
 
Thespis      
Utopia Ltd. Fans (Feather)  
4.00 each
    Flower Lei  
3.00 each
    Flower (headdess)  
2.00 each
    Cavalry Swords (Only 6 available)  
n/a
Yeoman of the Guard Yeomen Partisans (Halberds) (wooden heads)  
5.00 each
  Yeomen Partisans (Halberds) metal heads (9 only)  
10.00 each
  Executioner Executioner's Axe  
5.00
  Shadbolt Arquebus (reconstruction)  
5.00
  Shadbolt Arquebus (comic)  
5:00
  Shadbolt Thumbscrews  
5.00
  Shadbolt Jester stick   5.00
  Jack Point Jester stick   5.00
  Elsie Dagger Part of Costume
5.00
  Chalmondley/Leonard Swords in baldric or frog(belt hanging)  
10.00 each
  Shadbolt Jailers Keys (very large keys) Part of Costume
10.00
  Dame Carruthers chatelaine Part of Costume
5.00
  Shadbolt/Townsperson Raven Keeper's Glove  
5.00
  Headsman Axe
5.00
         
Other Costume items Bootspats
(Calf high leggings in leather and leatherette which simulate boots when worn with ordinary black shoes)
 
5.00 pair
  Top Hats (Basic)  
10:00
  Top Hats (Special) and opera hats  
15:00
  Old Tyme Music Hall Hats (Ladies)  
5.00
  Military Hats soft  
5:00
  Military Helmets (Metal effect) Dragoon  
10:00
Cowboy Leather Holsters 5.00
15.00
       
  Cowboy Reproduction revolver (metal) 10.00
15.00
  Cowboy Reproduction revolver (plastic) 5.00
10.00
  Saxon Sword and scabbard (metal) 5.00
10.00 
    Medieval Sword and scabbard (metal) 5.00
10.00
    Medieval Sword and scabbard(plastic)  
5.00
  Peers Cloaks and Coronets   Full Costume
  Cowboy Hats   10.00
    coats and jackets   Full Costume
    velour robe   Full Costume
    waistcoats   15.00
    shirts   15.00
    dresses   Full Costume
    suits   Full Costume
    trousers and overalls   15.00
    Neckwear   5.00
    Long nighties, Dressing Gowns, Academic Gowns   Full Costumes
  Cowboy Chaps (2 pairs)   15.00 per pair
 
Berenice Stage Costume Hire
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for all G&S shows
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Opera

First Night

Closing

Theatre

Thespis

December 26, 1871

March 8, 1872

Gaiety

Trial by Jury

March 25, 1875

December 18, 1875

Royalty

The Sorcerer

November 17, 1877

May 24, 1878

Opéra Comique

H.M.S. Pinafore

May 25, 1878

February 20, 1880

Opéra Comique

The Pirates of Penzance

December 30, 1879
December 31, 1879
April 3, 1880

December 30, 1879
December 31, 1879
April 2, 1881

Bijou, Paignton
Fifth Avenue Theater, NY
Opéra Comique

Patience

April 23, 1881
October 10, 1881

October 8, 1881
November 22, 1882

Opéra Comique
Savoy

Iolanthe

November 25, 1882

January 1, 1884

Savoy

Princess Ida

January 5, 1884

October 9, 1884

Savoy

The Mikado

March 14, 1885

January 19, 1887

Savoy

Ruddygore

January 22, 1887

November 5, 1887

Savoy

The Yeomen of the Guard

October 3, 1888

November 30, 1889

Savoy

The Gondoliers

December 7, 1889

June 20, 1891

Savoy

Utopia, Limited

October 7, 1893

June 9, 1894

Savoy

The Grand Duke

March 7, 1896

July 10, 1896

Savoy

Compiled from The D'Oyly Carte Opera Company In Gilbert and Sullivan Operas: A Record of Productions, 1875-1961.
Compiled by Cyril Rollins and R. John Witts. London: Michael Joseph, 1962