Onsite Talk: Gene Kelly's Musical Life

Join Gene Kelly's wife and official biographer, Patricia Ward Kelly, for a look at the enduring influence of this iconic artist.

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  • Thursday, 1 December 2022

  • The Lydia and Manfred Gorvy Lecture Theatre, V&A South Kensington

  • Tickets cost £15.00 - £18.00

    Includes wine reception.

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Dancer, director, choreographer – Gene Kelly’s inimitable style and grace created an enduring legacy through much-loved films such as Singin’ in the Rain, An American in Paris, and On the Town, to name just a few. Join Patricia Kelly in conversation with V&A curator Simon Sladen for a colourful look at Kelly’s spectacular career, including his innovative and lasting impact on the world of musical theatre.

The talk is in conjunction with V&A display Re:Imagining Musicals which will be open for viewing after the talk.

This talk will also be available for online viewing, book here.

Background image: Image courtesy of Patricia Ward Kelly