Vesta Tilley Costume at Hackney
Hackney Museum will be staging a brand new exhibition called The Art Of War: Posters and Propaganda from the First World War. Opening on 23rd February and running until the end of May, it will feature a few items from the British Music Hall Society archives, such as a costume worn by music hall star Vesta Tilley, along with sheet music and postcards of the artiste.
Hackney Museum’s address is Ground Floor, Technology and Learning Centre, 1 Reading Lane, Hackney, E8 1GQ. Tel.: 0208 356 3500.
Opening hours are Tues, Wed, Fri: 9.30am – 5.30pm; Thurs: 9.30am – 8pm; Sat: 10am – 5pm. Closed Sun; Mon.