Currently taking place at Bankfield Museum is an exclusive exhibition of some of the costumes designed by Tom Pye for Sally Wainwright’s TV series Gentleman Jack.
The series about the life of Anne Lister, was filmed largely at her home of Shibden Hall, now managed by Calderdale Museums Service. On display at Bankfield Museum are a number of the costumes and props from the series, worn and used by actors including Suranne Jones and Sophie Rundle. At Bankfield you can also see original clothing from the period of Gentleman Jack in the new Fashion Gallery on the top floor.
The costumes have been kindly loaned for display by Lookout Point Productions with assistance from designer Tom Pye.
EXHIBITION NOW EXTENDED UNTIL 24TH DECEMBER 2019.
Admission is free and more details can be found on the museum’s website.