GlamAmor Events


As an educator and historian, I am often invited to participate in events and speaking engagements, especially to give presentations on the HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM from the 1920s to 1980s. 

Of course all my events are announced via GlamAmor's Facebook and Twitter pages along with other events of interest around the country relating to the history of film, costume design, and fashion.

See below for any upcoming events. Visit GlamAmor Events to see past appearances.



Saturday, February 24
THE STYLE ESSENTIALS: HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM 1920s
followed by screening of Clara Bow in 1927's It

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm 
with screening to follow

Guest speaker
Egyptian Theatre
Hollywood, CA

If you love style in the movies, you are invited to join me to learn all about THE STYLE ESSENTIALS: HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM. The Style Essentials are 50 films with iconic costume design that immediately impacted fashion at the time they premiered and continue to influence fashion today.

The 7-part series has one presentation per decade from the 1920s to the 1980s. Each talk includes stills from the movies along with images from fashion accompanied by a conversation about film history, costume and fashion designers, and fascinating backstories of the stars. Afterward there is a screening of a film featured in the talk.

The first event of the series focuses on the style icons from the earliest days of Old Hollywood through the 1920s - including Gloria Swanson, Clara Bow, Joan Crawford, Greta Garbo, and Louise Brooks

Tickets are $12 for both the talk and screening. Visit the American Cinematheque website to purchase tickets through Fandango.



Saturday, March 17
THE STYLE ESSENTIALS: HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM 1930s
followed by screening of Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers in 1935's Top Hat

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
with screening to follow

Guest speaker
Egyptian Theatre
Hollywood, CA

If you love style in the movies, you are invited to join me to learn all about THE STYLE ESSSENTIALS: HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM. The Style Essentials are 50 films with iconic costume design that immediately impacted fashion at the time they premiered and continue to influence fashion today.

The 7-part series has one presentation per decade from the 1920s to the 1980s. Each talk includes stills from the movies along with images from fashion accompanied by a conversation about film history, costume and fashion designers, and fascinating backstories of the stars. Afterward there is a screening of a film featured in the talk.

The second event of the series focuses on the style icons from Hollywood in the 1930s - including Marlene Dietrich, Jean Harlow, Kay Francis, Ginger Rogers, and Joan Crawford.

Tickets are $12 for both the talk and screening. Visit the American Cinematheque website to purchase tickets through Fandango.



Tuesday, April 24
FASHION IN FILM OF TCMFF 2018

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
with tour starting around 5:00 pm

Guest speaker
Woman's Club of Hollywood
Hollywood, CA

As I did last year, I will delve into stories behind the style of movies featured at the TCM Classic Film Festival - from the stars to the costumes and designers to the legacy that lives on today. Some of the films that will be covered in the talk include His Girl Friday, Woman of the Year, To Have and Have Not, and Bullitt.

Attendees will also be able to tour the historic Woman's Club of Hollywood before the talk at 5 pm and refreshments will be served.

Tickets are $7 in advance and $12 at the door. Visit Eventbrite to purchase tickets.

**This event is not affiliated with the TCM Classic Film Festival



Saturday, May 26
THE STYLE ESSENTIALS: HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM 1940s
followed by screening of Lana Turner in 1946's The Postman Always Rings Twice

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
with screening to follow

Guest speaker
Egyptian Theatre
Hollywood, CA

If you love style in the movies, you are invited to join me to learn all about THE STYLE ESSENTIALS: HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM. The Style Essentials are 50 films with iconic costume design that immediately impacted fashion at the time they premiered and continue to influence fashion today.

The 7-part series has one presentation per decade from the 1920s to the 1980s. Each talk includes stills from the movies along with images from fashion accompanied by a conversation about film history, costume and fashion designers, and fascinating backstories of the stars. Afterward there is a screening of a film featured in the talk.

The third event of the series focuses on the style icons from Hollywood in the 1940s - including Katharine Hepburn, Rita Hayworth, Lana Turner, Ava Gardner, and Lauren Bacall.

Tickets are $12.Visit the American Cinematheque website to purchase tickets through Fandango.



Saturday, June 23
THE STYLE ESSENTIALS: HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM 1950s
followed by screening of Marilyn Monroe in 1953's Gentlemen Prefer Blondes

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
with screening to follow

Guest speaker
Egyptian Theatre
Hollywood, CA

If you love style in the movies, you are invited to join me to learn all about THE STYLE ESSENTIALS: HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM. The Style Essentials are 50 films with iconic costume design that immediately impacted fashion at the time they premiered and continue to influence fashion today.

The 7-part series has one presentation per decade from the 1920s to the 1980s. Each talk includes stills from the movies along with images from fashion accompanied by a conversation about film history, costume and fashion designers, and fascinating backstories of the stars. Afterward there is a screening of a film featured in the talk.

The third event of the series focuses on the style icons from Hollywood in the 1950s - including Elizabeth Taylor, Grace Kelly, Audrey Hepburn, and Marilyn Monroe.

Tickets are $15. Click here to purchase tickets through the American Cinematheque.


Saturday, August 25
THE STYLE ESSENTIALS: HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM 1960s
followed by screening of Audrey Hepburn in 1967's Two for the Road

2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
with screening to follow

Guest speaker
Egyptian Theatre
Hollywood, CA

If you love style in the movies, you are invited to join me to learn all about THE STYLE ESSENTIALS: HISTORY OF FASHION IN FILM. The Style Essentials are 50 films with iconic costume design that immediately impacted fashion at the time they premiered and continue to influence fashion today.

The 7-part series has one presentation per decade from the 1920s to the 1980s. Each talk includes stills from the movies along with images from fashion accompanied by a conversation about film history, costume and fashion designers, and fascinating backstories of the stars. Afterward there is a screening of a film featured in the talk.

The fourth event of the series focuses on the style icons from Hollywood in the 1960s - including Jean Seberg, Elizabeth Taylor, Catherine Deneuve, Faye Dunaway, and Audrey Hepburn.

Tickets are $15. They will be available soon through the American Cinematheque.


Photo credits: 
TCMFF 2012 cover image by Adam Rose
TCMFF 2013 closing image by Luann Withee

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