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Exhibition: Laughing Matters: The State of a Nation

Location

Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum,

Cromwell Road, London,
SW7 2RL

Dates

This exhibition CLOSED on Thu, 25th Nov 2021

This exhibition has finished.

Cost: Free of Charge

Description

This display reflects on the role of humour in debates around identity, empire and power over the past two hundred years.

Through over 30 objects, ranging from costumes to scripts, from puppets to music, this display unpicks the punchlines to discover what humour since the Victorian era – whether subversive, surreal, mocking or celebratory – can tell us about what it means to be British today.


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Location

Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum,

Cromwell Road, London,
SW7 2RL

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