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Jane Austen Day

Jane Austen Day

Location: Soho House

20th July 2014 - 20th July 2014

Enter Jane Austen's world at Soho House. Watch promenade performances and hear how Matthew Boulton's circle influenced the author. 12.00 noon - 4.00pm

Pattern 23 Theatre Company return to Soho House to perform a series of vignettes from Austen's novels in key rooms around the House. See demonstrations  which show how fashionable women of the period would wear their hair and make up. There will also be opportunities to learn popular dances from the 18th and 19th centuries. Soho's Asian Women's Textile Group will also be demonstrating embroidery during the day.

£6 (£5 concessions)

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