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Kensington Palace Summer Ball: Moonlight and Stars Bright

Posted By admin On June 27, 2013 @ 5:36 pm In Diary Dates | No Comments

Kensington Palace presents the 2013 Summer Ball: Moonlight and Stars Bright

Come join us on Friday 12 July 2013, when we will be celebratniig an evening will dedicated to vintage glamour inspired by the star-studded parties of the palace’s past.

The evening is part of the Palace’s ongoing programme for the new exhibition [1] Fashion Rules.

Doors open at 20.00, with the evening’s entertainment including:

[2] Little Violet, a sprinkle of swing, catchy melodies, a cheeky bass line, bouncy beats and a lot of style from the new Electro Swing sensation.

[3] The Tootsie Rollers
A fusion of glamorous, golden-era classics sprinkled with contemporary magic from these six perfect pin-ups!

[4] The Inteli-Gents, vocal harmony & Doo Wop with swingin’ jivin’ Big Beat rhythms - these dapper chaps will leave your feet sore and your ears smiling!

[5] Marawa’s Majorettes, super-fun hoola hoop troupe and a powerhouse group of pals, fresh from the 2012 London Olympic torch relay and supporting Kate Nash on her recent album launch

Other music and frivolity planned:

A DJ set from [6] Gabby Young and other Animals
[7] Ms Chameleon’s Mechanical Melodies: old school shellac on a gramophone
A DJ set from [8] Kate Hutchinson

Whiskey cocktail making classes for chaps, with award-winning UK mixologist [9] Merlin Griffiths
Fashion Rules on Paper: live iPad fashion illustration with [10] David Poole
Corsages from the [11] Flower Appreciation Society
Etiquette tips from the Mistress of Manners of [12] MIEN Magazine’s Modern Day Charm School and party tales on the palace lawn with [13] Alice Gabb
Photo opportunities for starlets and leading men
A range of 50s inspired food and drink
- See more at: http://www.hrp.org.uk/KensingtonPalace/WhatsOn/MoonlightandStarsBright#sthash.uxxyee5u.dpuf

Tickets and dress code

Limited tickets available, [14] advance booking strongly recommended. Tickets: £28.00 (Over 18s only)

Dress code: 1950s glamour/palace chic, best frocks and sharpest suits, early Beatles vs Stones. Prizes for best dressed guests. Don’t be a goofball.

Doors open at 20.00, carriages at 00.30

Produced and styled by [15] Katie Antoniou ; Illustration by [16] Faye West


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URLs in this post:
[1] Fashion Rules: http://www.hrp.org.uk/kensingtonpalace/WhatsOn/FashionRules
[2] Little Violet: http://www.littleviolet.co.uk/
[3] The Tootsie Rollers: http://www.thetootsierollers.com/
[4] The Inteli-Gents: https://www.facebook.com/pages/The-Inteli-Gents/181865651868613
[5] Marawa’s Majorettes: http://marawatheamazing.com/majorettes/
[6] Gabby Young and other Animals: http://www.giftofthegabrecords.com/‎
[7] Ms Chameleon’s Mechanical Melodies: https://www.facebook.com/MechanicalMelodies
[8] Kate Hutchinson : http://www.katehutchinson.co.uk/
[9] Merlin Griffiths: http://www.talesofthecocktail.com/personality/merlin-griffiths/
[10] David Poole: http://www.davidpoolephotography.com/
[11] Flower Appreciation Society: http://www.theflowerappreciationsociety.co.uk/
[12] MIEN Magazine’s Modern Day Charm School: http://www.welcometocharmschool.com
[13] Alice Gabb: http://www.alicegabb.com/‎
[14] advance booking strongly recommended. Tickets: £28.00: http://www.hrp.org.uk/KensingtonPalace/WhatsOn/MoonlightandStarsBright
[15] Katie Antoniou: http://www.katieantoniou.com
[16] Faye West: http://fayewestillustration.blogspot.co.uk/

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