William Ivey Long Gets Up Close at Drama League April 14
14 Apr 2014
William Ivey Long
Photo by Joseph Marzullo/WENN
The Drama League continues its Up Close series with award-winning costume designer William Ivey Long April 14 at 7 PM.
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!"
The Drama League Theater Center is located at 32 Avenue of the Americas. Visit Dramaleague.org for more information.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.