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Victoria and Albert Museum exhibition

Vivien Leigh: Public Faces, Private Lives

19 September - 20 December

Pre-booking advisable via link below

One of the greatest actresses of the twentieth century is celebrated in this new exhibition from the Victoria and Albert Museum. The exhibition draws on never before seen material including photographs, letters, costume, sketches and annotated scripts. The exhibition spotlights Vivien Leigh as an enduring icon of stage and screen.

A special film screening

Monday 12  October, 6.20pm at City Screen

The Picturehouse Cinema on Coney Street will be showing 'Blue Jasmine'

Woody Allen was said to draw heavily on Vivien Leigh's portrayal of Blanche DuBois in 'A Streetcar Named Desire' when making this award winning film. With an introduction from Dr. Sarah Olive from the University of York.