Hollywood Costume

MGM/The Kobal Collection
The Wizard of Oz, 1939
V&A, Knightsbridge Saturday January 26 2013 10:00 - 17:45

The latest major exhibition at the V&A showcases the most memorable costumes of Hollywood's film industry, including the blue and white dress worn by Judy Garland in The Wizard of Oz, and Audrey Hepburn's Givenchy number in Breakfast at Tiffany's. Understanding the importance of costume to characterisation, the exhibition explores the process of costume designing, and features film clips and interviews with Hollywood directors, costume designers and actors made especially for the occasion.

Venue name: V&A
Address: Cromwell Rd
Opening hours: Mon-Thu, Sat, Sun 10am-5.45pm; Fri 10am-10pm
Transport: Tube: South Kensington
Price: Free (permanent collection); admission charge applies for some temporary exhibitions
Event phone: 7942 2000