New Disney Heroes and Villains Costume Exhibit Coming to 2019 D23 Expo

The Walt Disney Archives has introduced that an all-new exhibit, Walt Disney Archives Presents Heroes and Villains: The Artwork of the Disney Costume, is coming to the D23 Expo this 12 months. This new exhibit will embrace over 70 costumes from 55 years of Disney movies and tv exhibits such because the basic Mary Poppins to the present live-action Aladdin.

Friends will enter the Cinderella’s Workshop gallery which may have attire on show from her quite a few Disney incarnations comparable to 1997’s Rodgers and Hammerstein’s Cinderella; the robe worn by Scarlett Johansson for Annie Leibovitz’s 2007 Disney Dream Portrait sequence; 2014’s Into the Woods; the 2015 live-action reimagining of the animated masterpiece Cinderella; and the ABC hit sequence As soon as Upon a Time.


The primary gallery might be divided into three components: Disney Heroes, Disney Villains, and Areas Between, “reserved for the antiheroes whose fascinating journeys make them amongst Disney’s most complicated characters.”


Some examples of what guests will discover within the Disney Heroes part are Giselle’s marriage ceremony costume from 2007’s Enchanted, Belle’s village costume and ballgown from 2017’s Magnificence and the Beast; items worn by the Genie, Aladdin, and Jasmine on this 12 months’s live-action Aladdin; and—for the primary time ever displayed collectively—three iconic Mary Poppins “touring attire” worn in three Poppins productions: the 1964 unique movie, 2019’s Mary Poppins Returns, and the Broadway musical.


Disney Villains assortment contains the depraved witches from 1993’s Hocus Pocus, the two attire worn by the stepsisters in 2015’s Cinderella, and the costume worn by Bette Davis in 1978’s Return from Witch Mountain.

Areas Between contains Maleficent’s robe from the 2014 movie, in addition to the Evil Queen and Hook’s costumes from As soon as Upon a Time.

The exhibit may even embrace costumes from a few of Hollywood’s preeminent designers comparable to Academy Award-winners Colleen Atwood, Sandy Powell, and Tony Walton, in addition to Emmy-winner Ellen Mirojnick and Emmy nominees Eduardo Castro and Penny Rose.

A number of of the costumes on show might be featured in The Artwork of Disney Costuming: Heroes, Villains, and Areas Between, a brand new e-book that’s due out this September from Disney Editions. The e-book might be obtainable prematurely completely on the D23 Expo.

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