Hollywood Costume

MGM/The Kobal Collection
The Wizard of Oz, 1939
V&A, Knightsbridge Saturday January 26 2013 10:00 - 17:45
Some of cinema's best-known costumes have been gathered together for this major exhibition, which explores the art of costume design and how it helps to build character and storytelling. Exhibits include Judy Garland's blue-and-white gingham pinafore dress featured in 'The Wizard of Oz', the little black dress designed by Givenchy for Audrey Hepburn in 'Breakfast at Tiffany's' and Johnny Depp's outfit from 'Pirates of the Caribbean'. Also on display are film clips and specially commissioned interviews with Hollywood directors, costume designers and actors including Meryl Streep and Robert de Niro.
Venue name: V&A
Contact:
Address: Cromwell Rd
London
SW7 2RL
Opening hours: Mon-Thu, Sat, Sun 10am-5.45pm; Fri 10am-10pm
Transport: Tube: South Kensington
Price: online: £15.80, £12.60 seniors, £10.60 full-time students, 12-17 year-olds, ES40 holders, disabled,