Chester County Night School

Winterthur Yuletide Tour and Lunch

From the dazzling gold of Queen Elizabeth’s coronation robe to the simple sophistication of Princess Margaret’s wedding dress, from the majesty of royal crowns and tiaras to the comfort of clothes worn in private family moments, Costuming THE CROWN will feature 40 iconic costumes from the beloved Emmy® award-winning Netflix series, a dramatized history of the reign of Queen Elizabeth II. This intriguing exhibition provides a behind-the-scenes look at how costume design is used to create riveting drama and to re-create history. Explore the elegance and style of a bygone era by examining the extraordinary contributions of Emmy®- and BAFTA-winning designers Michele Clapton and Jane Petrie to seasons 1 and 2 of The Crown. Discover how costumes play a major role in storytelling and character development in this fictional portrayal of the British royal family that is sweeping the globe!

Dates:December 11, 2019   
Number of Sessions:1
Meets:Wed : 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
Location:Winterthur Museum and Country Estate
Instructor:Staff Winterthur Museum

Notes:Please arrive at 9:45 and meet the Night School Representative at the Visitors' Center to get registered and receive your Lunch Voucher. Lunch is after the two tours (around 12:30 ) and includes a choice of: hot entree, panini, or salad bar, plus dessert and a soft drink. Make your selection that day. Museum and shops open until 5 pm. Winterthur is wheel-chair accessible, but please inform Night School so we can let the Museum know. There are no refunds or credit vouchers issued for this trip. Please find a substitute if you are unable to attend.

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