Great Expectations comes to the stage in this lavish production, with an exciting and historic collaboration between the celebrated author Charles Dickens and Charles Frederick Worth, the world’s first official couturier and contemporary of our greatest wordsmith.
The House of Worth has joined forces with the play’s innovative production company to create iconic stage costumes for the central characters of Miss Havisham and Estella. Giovanni Bedin for The House of Worth will bring his couture expertise and stunning eye for detail to the fore. The beautiful and chilling Estella and the tragic and mysterious Miss Havisham are two of literature’s most infamous women and their costumes will highlight the unashamedly theatrical stage production creating a dramatic tour de force.
In recognition of the lasting friendship between Charles Dickens and Charles Frederick Worth and their shared core values and pioneering sense of innovation and social awareness, Dilesh Mehta, CEO of The House of Worth recognised the opportunity to bring these two great names together.
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