By Carey Purcell
14 Apr 2014
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Held at the Drama League Theater Center in Tribeca, the event will focus on Long's lengthy career in the theatre, which includes costume designs for The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Curtains and Annie Get Your Gun.
"The undisputed master of Broadway costume design, William Ivey Long has dressed the stars of almost 70 Broadway productions in his illustrious and multi award-winning career," press notes state. "His beautiful and memorable designs have earned him an astonishing SIX Tony Awards, including for Rodgers & Hammerstein's Cinderella (2013), Hairspray (2003) and Nine (1982). At this intimate event, he will share with us insights from his journey to becoming the titan of his industry; images and slides of his stunning designs; and if we're lucky, the secrets to some of Broadway's most mind-bending on-stage quick changes!"