What's On Thursday 8 November 2012

 Exhibitions

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    EXHIBITION: Hollywood Costume is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to see over 100 of the most iconic costumes in the history of film-making. TICKETS ARE SOLD OUT FOR TODAY

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    EXHIBITION: This spring the V&A celebrates the opening of the newly renovated Fashion galleries with an exhibition of beautiful ballgowns, red carpet evening dresses and catwalk showstoppers.

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 Courses

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    YEAR COURSE: Gain a unique perspective on one of the most dynamic periods in the history of European art. Thursdays, 20 September 2012 – 11 July 2013 (over 3 terms), 11.00–15.30

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 Free talks & tours

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    TOUR: Join this daily one hour tour which describes the history of the V&A and introduces a selection of treasures from the Museum's outstanding collections.

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    Free entry

    TOUR: Join this daily one hour tour which introduces the V&A's stunning Medieval & Renaissance Galleries. Starting at the Meeting Point, Grand Entrance at 11.30.

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    GALLERY TALK: Discover the V&A display Kitty and the Bulldog: Lolita Fashion and the Influence of Britain with Assistant Curator, Pauline LeMoigne. This looks at Lolita fashion, a colourful and dramatic form of Japanese street style that emerged in the 1990s and has an increasingly enthusiastic following in Europe and North America, and examines its many links with Britain.

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    Free entry

    TOUR: Take a guided tour of the V&A's exciting theatre and performance collections, including rock & pop posters, theatre and ballet costumes, puppets, stage sets and more! See new costumes from the Lion King now on display.

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    TOUR: Join this daily one hour tour which introduces the V&A's stunning British Galleries which house the most comprehensive collection of British design and art on view anywhere in the world.

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 Workshops

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    PRACTICAL COURSE: Thursdays, 8 – 15 November, 10.30 – 17.00 Setting up your own online business has never been easier. If you have a product or idea to sell, learn how to set up a store through third party sites and how to create an online space to show off your products.

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