Royal Shakespeare Company to hold costume sale

Costumers: The opportunity of a lifetime presents itself on Feruary 12, 2011 when the Royal Shakespeare Company will sell thousands of costumes worn by such theatre luminaries as Ian McKellen and Kenneth Branagh.

The sale will take place at the Company's rehearsal rooms in Stratford-upon-Avon and will include thousands of costumes including hats, shoes, military uniforms and chainmail. Prices start at just UK£3. The costumes are being sold to provide more storage space.