Our Services

We offer a wide range of services such as stage drapes to floor cloths, and our expert team can use a wide range of stage fabrics to create the ideal solution for your establishment, from school stage performances to classical concert halls.

Our Services

We offer a wide range of services such as stage drapes to floor cloths, and our expert team can use a wide range of stage fabrics to create the ideal solution for your establishment, from school stage performances to classical concert halls.

Theatre Backdrops Suppliers

At Whaleys, our expertise lies in the art of creating tailored solutions; backdrops, drapes and curtains for theatres across the globe.  We are proud to provide our high-quality products at incredible price points.

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Set the scene with a Cyclorama from Whaleys Stages. With over 20 years’ experience, we are a leading stage fabric manufacturer and have worked with everyone from Theatres to Schools to transform their performance spaces the world over.

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Stage Backdrops

Bring your vision to life with a scenic backdrop from Whaleys Stages. Set the scene with a painted canvas backdrop for your performance. A scenic backdrop could be exactly what your production space requires to capture your audience’s imagination and immerse them in your next performance.

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Floor Cloths

Staging drapes and backdrops are renowned for the scenic enhancing qualities, but the same feeling can also be created through our floor cloths. A floor cloth can be ideal for creating the effect of a choppy ocean or the forest floor.

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Austrian/Festoon Curtains

Festoon curtains are decorative curtains commonly used in theatre productions and events. At Whaleys Stages, we have 20 years of experience in creating custom curtains ensuring that our clients receive high-quality, bespoke solutions that meet their unique requirements.

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Acoustic Curtains

Minimise echoes, reverberation and improve the sound quality using acoustic curtains. These curtains can be manufactured for small theatres, school theatres and large production theatres by our team of experts with 20 years of experience in the theatre production industry.

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Do you have a question? Our team is here to help

If you have questions or want more information about our fabrics then feel free to give us a call on 01274 576718, send us an email at info@whaleysltd.co.uk or fill in our online contact form and one of our team members will get back to you.

Stage Drapes and Curtains

Stage curtains and drapes can completely transform your stage, giving you the finishing touch to your play or performance.
Curtains and backdrops are synonymous within theatrical applications, and our comprehensive knowledge and experience has led to us supplying fabric to theatres up and down the country and internationally. Our expertise extends from small to large venues like arenas and theatres, town halls, churches, nightclubs, schools, universities, parliament and many more. Our stage department runs in tandem with a large flameproofed fabrics section and also includes a dedicated sewing team ready to help with your exact requirements.

Stage Curtain Fabric Options
Not sure what type you need? Check out our types of stage curtains above to find our more about each category. Typically, curtains are made from rich fabrics such as velvet, wool serge or polyester. We have a large selection to choose from to suit all different budgets.

Each have their unique purpose, front of house curtains, are usually known as the star of the show. They act as a visually barrier between the stage and audience. However other elements can be just as important to help the audience enjoy the show and well placed curtains help the behind the scenes production run seamlessly. For example, curtain legs create stage depth and mask the wings and borders and valances completes the stage frame.

Stage Curtain Colours
There are a number of different colour ways and fabrics on offer, meaning that you can get exactly what you are looking for, or we can create bespoke if needed. Browse our large collection of styles and fabrics at competitive prices – if you are still not sure where to start. Not to worry, our team will be happy to talk to you about your project. Alternatively, we can visit your site to discuss your requirements in person. Talk to our team now.

Fire Standards
Ensuring your curtains and drapes are fire retardant is crucial for all public spaces, whether it’s a theatre, event or arena hall. Some fabrics are more resistant to flames than others so when purchasing drapes for your venue, it is vital that you ensure the fabric has been treated to conform to the British Standards of BS 5867 and has the certification to prove this. Our fabrics adhere to these and we even have a special flameproofed fabrics section.

A Whaleys Stages Solution

Whaleys Stages have been manufacturing and providing staging fabric solutions for over 20 years. Our experts will help you through the process from concept to measurement, delivery and install. dedicated sewing department, so if you are looking for theatre drapes or any other form of stage you have come to the right place. Our service is completely bespoke to our customer’s needs, we specialist in borders, valences, front of house, Austrian drape, pelmets, venetian and curtain legs, our dedicated sewing department will support you ever step of the way.

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We are trusted by

Manchester Arena Bonington Theatre X Factor City Varieties Music Hall Leeds OX Event House House of Parlement Bridgewater Hall First Direct Arena