Melbourne – 28th August 2013: Tony-Award winning Australian costume designer Roger Kirk will launch a free exhibition of his visionary work for Melbourne stage show King Kong, this Friday at Melbourne Central as part of Melbourne Spring Fashion Week.

Especially curated for Melbourne Central, The Costumes of King Kong, is open to the public from Friday 30th August to Sunday 15th September 2013.

Most recently awarded ‘Best Costume Design’ at the Helpmann Awards, Kirk’s exhibition incorporates sketches, the development process and final costume photographs from the musical spectacular offering viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the elaborate work of costume design.

Call time: Friday 30th August – Arrive 10:20 am for a 10:30 am start (10:45 am finish)
Venue: Melbourne Central, Level 2, 211 LaTrobe Street, Melbourne
Enter off La Trobe St or Swanston St, exhibition located in front of Gorman

Exhibition times:

• 10- 6pm Monday to Thursday
• 10- 9pm Friday
• 10 – 6pm Saturday
• 10am – 5pm Sunday

Exhibition Cost: Free.