Spring 2018 Exhibit | Costuming the Leading Ladies of Shakespeare: From Stratford to Orange County

 

Featuring esteemed guest speaker

Marcy Froehlich
Professor and Costume Designer, Drama Department at UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts

 

Thursday, April 5, 2018
5:30 pm - program,
Langson Library, Roger C. Holden Faculty and Graduate Student Reading Room
6:30 pm - reception and exhibit viewing, Langson Library, Main Floor Lobby and Muriel Ansley Reynolds Gallery

 

RSVP here
Walk-ins welcome


Refreshments and wine will be served. Must be 21+ for wine service.
Free and open to the public. Limited Seating.

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The UCI Libraries announce the opening of a new exhibit, Costuming the Leading Ladies of Shakespeare: From Stratford to Orange County, on Thursday, April 5th at 5:30PM in Langson Library, UCI. Professor Marcy Froehlich, UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts - Drama, is the opening night guest speaker.

Costuming the Leading Ladies of Shakespeare reflects the evolution of stage costuming for women of Shakespearian plays, from the late16th century to early 21st century, and examines costuming choices for their roles through rare finds and materials found in UCI's Special Collections & Archives and Drama Department.

The program will be followed by a reception and exhibit viewing in Langson Library, UCI. The event is free and open to the public. Space is limited; reservations are first come, first served. Please go to lib.uci.edu/costuming-shakespeare to make an online reservation. For further information please call 949.824.4651 or email partners@uci.edu.

 

Costuming the Leading Ladies of Shakespeare is curated by UCI Libraries' Joshua Hutchinson, Cataloging and Metadata Librarian and Scott Stone, Research Librarian for Performing Arts; and is designed by Jen Betonio, Allan Helmick and Sylvia Irving.

 

The UCI Libraries Exhibits Program promotes the diverse holdings and scholarly and cultural value of the Libraries’ collections to the campus and community.
•    To support the Libraries' Collection Enhancement Fund, please go to: http://www.uadv.uci.edu/CollectionEnhancementFund. 
•    To sponsor this exciting event please contact Wendi Morner, Director of Development, at wmorner@uci.edu or call 949.824.8904.

 

Costuming the Leading Ladies of Shakespeare: From Stratford to Orange County will be on display in the Langson Library, Muriel Ansley Reynolds Gallery during regular library hours.

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