Find out everything you need to know about the latest Whaleys projects, events and news about how the fabric industry is evolving across the UK and the rest of the world.

Is Virtual Reality the New Form of Theatre?

When the Covid-19 pandemic confined almost the entire nation to…

Date 02/02/2022

Best New London Theatre Shows to Watch in 2022

Now that theatre productions are back in full force, there…

Date 26/01/2022

10 of the Best Musical-to-Film Adaptations of the 21st Century

Over the years a whole host of musicals have been…

Date 22/10/2021

How to Get Creative with Stage Backdrops to Produce an Immersive Theatre Experience

Date 21/06/2021

A Look at Different Theatre Curtains from Around the World

Date 16/04/2021

New Fabric – Blackout Velvet IFR

Date 27/11/2020

A Complete Guide To Hall Curtains

Date 12/08/2020

The Difference Between Cycloramas, Scrims and Backdrops

Date 12/08/2020

What is the Best Fabric for Stage Curtains?

Date 17/04/2020

What Are Theatre Curtains Made From?

Date 06/03/2020

Fire Retardant Stage Curtains Explained

Date 06/03/2020

What Fabric is Best for Your Stage Backdrop?

Date 06/03/2020

Why are theatre curtains red?

Date 11/02/2020

Best Fabrics for Sound Acoustics

Date 13/11/2019

Stage Curtains For Theatres – A Whaleys Stages How To Guide

Your complete guide to theatre curtains

Date 20/08/2019

The Most Impressive Theatres

Date 17/07/2019

Black Wool Serge Stage Curtains

Date 17/07/2019

Spring Clean: How To Clean Your Stage Curtains

Date 05/03/2019

What Fabric to Use for Stage Curtains?

Date 15/02/2019

Theatre Talk: Fabric Highlight: Polyester Velvet

Date 13/02/2019

New Year, New School Look

Date 14/01/2019

You asked for it. Now it’s here… New Crushed Velvet

Date 17/12/2018

Christmas Show Stage Guide

Visiting the theatre over the Christmas period is a traditional activity…

Date 15/10/2018

Wedding Backdrops

Date 10/10/2018

What is a cyclorama?

Date 17/09/2018

What type of drape is right for my school?

Date 14/09/2018

School Hall Stage Curtain

Date 10/08/2018

What is Muslin?

Date 10/08/2018

Our Contact Form Terminology Explained

Date 24/07/2018

Curtain Closed: A Guide to Taking Stage Curtain Measurement

Date 24/07/2018

Behind the Scenes: The Anatomy of a Theatre

Date 20/06/2018

A Guide To: Ticking

Date 18/05/2018

Behind the Scenes: Festival Stage Setup

Date 18/05/2018

How To Clean Stage Curtains

Date 08/05/2018

To Repair or Replace Your Stage Curtains?

Date 30/04/2018

The Five Most Famous Concert Halls In The World

Date 25/04/2018

Types of Fabrics Used On Set

Date 19/04/2018

The Most Expensive Tour Stages

Date 03/04/2018

How to Measure Stage Curtains

Date 29/03/2018

Jobs in the Theatre

The performers that you see on stage aren’t the only…

Date 22/12/2017

Theatre Talk: Fly Curtains

Choosing the right type of front of house curtains is…

Date 22/11/2017

What Is Velour?

Velour is popular fabric that is used in a variety…

Date 22/09/2017

What Is Gauze?

Gauze is a fabric that has a variety of different…

Date 21/08/2017

All you need to know about fire retardant fabrics

Ensuring your curtains and drapes are fire retardant is crucial…

Date 19/05/2017

Types of backdrops for school plays

School productions are often the event of the year, whether…

Date 19/05/2017

William Lovell Church of England Academy

Whaleys have just manufactured a brand new Front of House…

Date 23/03/2017

Her Majesty, The Queen draws back our curtains!

Her Majesty The Queen drew back Whaleys manufactured curtains yesterday,…

Date 15/02/2017

Muziekgebouw Eindhoven

Whaleys Stages drapes travelled overseas in one of our projects.…

Date 21/10/2016

First Direct Arena’s latest project


Date 03/08/2016

Polyester Velvet Makes The Cut

Polyester Velvet has today been added to Whaleys' range of…

Date 14/04/2016

Whaleys Add Two New Fabrics To The Stage Range

Whaleys Add Two New Fabrics To The Stage Range  …

Date 14/04/2016

Whaleys supply Valances to Parliment

Whaleys supply Valances to Parliment Whaleys manufactured stage skirt valances…

Date 10/03/2016