Lecture at Capesthorne Hall: Ball Gowns

Lecture | Capesthorne Hall

Wednesday 24 October 2012 - 14:00

Kate Bethune, Assistant Curator at the V&A will talk on the current exhibition which explores the role of the ball gown in British life, from the formality of the traditional ball to the spectacle of the red carpet. As well as featuring a wide range of gowns she will also highlight the personal stories associated with the dresses.

Please note that there is no disabled access to the lecture theatre at Capesthorne.

This event has been organised by a local supporter group to help raise money for the Art Fund.

Venue information

Capesthorne Hall

Siddington Macclesfield, SK11 9JY

Entry details

Ticket: £12.00

To book, contact Mrs Inger Trevor-Barnston (Cheshire) on 01829 270347

"Art Fund" is the operating name of the National Art Collections Fund, a charity registered in England and Wales (209174) and Scotland (SC038331)