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FALL FOR ART

FALL FOR ART

THE WASSAIC PROJECT
Invites you to:

“The Big Country”
a group show curated by The Wassaic Project
presented as part of Fall For Art! a town-wide event

Opening SATURDAY, October 23, 5pm – 8pm 2010
The Moviehouse Gallery
48 Main Street, Millerton, NY 12546

Artists include: Ghost of a Dream, Hope Gangloff, Erin Riley, Megan Feehan, Benjamin Degen, Evie Falci, Clement Valla, Sam Duket, Kate Copeland, Gavin Anderson, Greg Hopkins, Jeila Guaramian, Alex Degen, Jeff Barnett-Winsby, Bowie Zunino, and Eve Biddle

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Best of Hudson Valley

Best of Hudson Valley

HUDSON VALLEY MAGAZINE
October, 2010
Best of Hudson Valley 2010
BEST HIPSTER HANGOUT
The Moviehouse
Millerton
Whether all you hipsters out there prefer to spend your Saturday nights gazing at art with a good cuppa’ joe (black, of course) or catching the latest indie flick, this cinema in artsy Millerton is your kind of scene. They feature a range of independent and foreign films, but also the occasional blockbuster. Upstairs, you’ll find a small café and an art gallery. And for hipsters on a budget, Tuesdays are discount nights. • 518-789-3408; www.themoviehouse.net

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Renovations

Renovations

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You Can’t Afford Not to go to the Movies

You Can’t Afford Not to go to the Movies

Word on the Street is: WEDNESDAY is the day to go out! So, we’ve moved FIVEDAY to Wednesday! Stop in to see Any Movie, Any Time on Wednesdays for just $5!

Make FIVEDAY your new weekly Habit…for family fun day, or the perfect date night!

A $2.50 Charge is added for all RealD 3D Movies.

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WEDNESDAYS ALL DAY.

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Observing the Observer

Observing the Observer

On August 17, 2012, The Moviehouse Gallery will open an exhibition of art by Diane Love to run through November 1, 2012.
An Artist Reception with Ms. Love will be held on Saturday August 18 from 5-7PM.
Observing the Observer includes Love’s candid photographs from her series, Observing the Observer, and also a series of her one of a kind printed paintings, or “monoprints”.


Observing the Observer, according to Love, “is my voyeur’s view of people immersed in the world of art.”

Using black and white film, printed on canvas and stretched like a painting on wood stretchers, Observing the Observer incorporates Diane’s interest in both photography and painting. The photographs are bordered with black as if lifted from a contact sheet, numbers and all. With film fast vanishing Diane pays homage to the medium of film.

Love photographed the series in museums in Europe and the United States. Looking in the Rain was taken at the Fondation Maeght in France. On the Bench, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. These limited edition photographs range in size from 40 × 30 up to 72 × 60 inches.

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MICHAEL

MICHAEL

18 Minutes, followed by Q&A

Saturday, December 1, 2012 - 11:00 a.m.
Open to the Public, Free of Charge

In celebrating local filmmakers, we are proud to announce a free private screening at the Moviehouse of the film “Michael” directed by alum of Indian Mountain School, Hotchkiss, and most recently New York University, Harry Bainbridge

Shot entirely at Indian Mountain School, “Michael”, a short drama, chronicles the experience of one boy at a youth boarding school on September 11, 2001. A poignant investigation of society’s expectations of loss versus the real experience of it, the film is both personal and universal, drawing on the director’s autobiography to expose the surrealness felt by all in the immediate aftermath of tragedy. Michael must grapple with the ghost of his father, a man whom he never knew, but who defines him, and whose death before Michael’s birth in the 1988 Lockerbie bombing was publicly lamented, but privately withheld. Michael explores the experience of absence on an occasion that privileges those who know somebody who died’ over those who remain outsiders.

After the film the director and main stars of the film, Adam McKoy (Michael), and Lizzie Devlin (Claire), will hold a Q and A, followed by a reception. The screening and reception are free, open to all in the community, and all who come will receive a free DVD of the film.

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Saturday, December 1st at 11AM

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Poesis and the Elements of Design

Poesis and the Elements of Design

1 Hour

Join widely published designers Pilar Proffitt and Robert Bristow of Poesis Design for a slide-show tour of luscious tactile imagery as they present their architectural and interior design work through their “thinker/maker” eyes.

In this talk, the husband and wife design team, known professionally as “Poesis,” dig a little deeper into their work, exposing the underlying thoughts that they believe give architecture resonance and depth. For them, architecture includes the entire built environment, from buildings, to interiors, to furnishings, to even objects. It all should have the same thoughtful approach and considered expression. Beyond styles, beyond trend, the talk explores the tactile and visual presence and meaning of architecture, and reveals how design can ground us in our place and time.

The talk includes discussion of their inspirations, those artistic tenets that they give the most weight to, and a look at the process of their work.

Reception to follow. Open to the Public, Free of Charge

“Pilar Proffitt and Robert Bristow use their “whole house concept,” to successfully design their ideal Litchfield County home. The couple sticks to keeping the essence and soul of what their creating alive, but still having a fun and interesting concept.” Cottages-Gardens.com

Making a Prefab Home Their Own…. Robert & Pilar Featured in The New York Times

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Showtimes:

Saturday August 17
5:00-6:00PM

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ICONS AND LANDSCAPES: ETERNAL LIGHT, HUDSON LIGHT

ICONS AND LANDSCAPES: ETERNAL LIGHT, HUDSON LIGHT

Please join us for a reception on Saturday November 16 from 5-7PM
Artist Martha Zimiles has been studying the art of Iconography for a number of years and will be giving a short talk at the opening reception to help our Western trained eyes understand what they are seeing. It is a rare opportunity to see an art form that is ancient, unfamiliar and otherworldly.

Initially there does not appear to be anything in common between the works of Millerton artists, Martha and Murray Zimiles, on exhibit at The Moviehouse Gallery through January 30, 2014.
Martha’s 12 Russian icons, painted with traditional egg tempera paints and gilded with 24K gold backgrounds or halos, and Murray’s hand colored prints primarily of landscapes; small in size but vast in space and vision adorn the walls. They share a refined sense of color and a high level of skill in execution but otherwise seem worlds apart. Looking deeper one sees that they share an approach that seeks to reveal something transcendent, especially through the way light is used.

Murray Zimiles is a Distinguished Professor of studio art at SUNY, Purchase College. His work has been widely exhibited around the world and is found in many important collections. His work is full of the revelatory effects of light, the feeling of a reality beyond what is clearly seen or depicted, a reaching for the sublime.

“Murray Zimiles’ landscape paintings…appear to exist outside time and place, a metaphysical space cloistered within a mythology of rolling fields, roaming animals and a fractured, pulsing light.” – Art historian Andre` van der Wende in an article in “Artscope”, New England’s premier culture magazine, Summer 2013

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Saturday November 16 5:00-7:00PM

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Fresh

Fresh

FilmWorks Forum in collaboration with the American Farmland Trust
SUNDAY, APRIL 18, 2010

Directed by: Ana Sofia Joanes

FRESH” celebrates the farmers, thinkers and business people across America who are re-inventing our food system. Forging healthier, sustainable alternatives, they offer a practical vision of our food and our planet’s future. FRESH addresses an ethos that has been sweeping the nation and is a call to action America has been waiting for.

Following the screening: Panel discussion with leaders in the Hudson Valley farm and food movement.

American Farmland Trust
David Haight, New York Director of American Farmland Trust

Winter Sun Farms
Jim Hyland, President
farm2tablecopackers.com

Great Performances/ Katchkie Farm
Liz Neumark

Edible Hudson Valley Nancy Brannigan Painter

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Showtimes:

Sunday, April 18th, 2010 at 11:30 am
Open to the Public Free of Charge

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Ghost Bird

Ghost Bird

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 20, 2011

FilmWorks Forum in collaboration with the Audubon Sharon presents a Feature Documentary filmed in the swamps of Eastern Arkansas
Directed by: Scott Crocker

Synopsis: Set in a murky swamp overrun with birders, scientists, and reporters, Ghost Bird explores
the limits of certainty, the seductive power of hope, and how one phantom woodpecker
changed a sleepy Southern town forever.

Q&A following the screening
with Patrick M. Comins, Director of Bird Conservation, Audubon Connecticut

Mr. Comins is a graduate of Trinity College in Hartford , and has worked in the bird conservation arena for the last 15 years. Patrick has deep Yankee roots. His family has lived in Connecticut since 1635, a legacy that strengthens his deep personal commitment to conserving the habitats and character of the state. He began his career with the Connecticut Audubon Society doing bird surveys on the coast at the McKinney NWR and then worked for the US Fish and Wildlife Service as a biological technician at the Refuge. He has been with Audubon Connecticut as the Director of Bird Conservation for Connecticut since 2000, overseeing Connecticut ’s Important Bird Areas and other conservation programs.He is the principal author of Protecting Connecticut’s Grassland Heritage and President of the ConnecticutOrnithological Association and was the 2007 recipient of their Mabel Osgood Wright Award.

Open to the Public Free of Charge

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Human Terrain: War Becomes Academic

Human Terrain: War Becomes Academic

SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 2012

A Special Screening of Award-Winning Film ‘Human Terrain’ with Filmmaker James Der Derian
Presented by the SALISBURY FORUM in collaboration with the FilmWorks Forum of The Moviehouse.

‘Human Terrain’is two stories in one. The first exposes a new Pentagon effort to enlist the best and the brightest in a struggle for hearts and minds. Facing long wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the U.S. military initiates ‘Human Terrain Systems’, a controversial program that seeks to make cultural awareness the centerpiece of the new counterinsurgency strategy. Designed to embed social scientists with combat troops, the program swiftly comes under attack as a misguided and unethical effort to gather intelligence and target enemies. Gaining rare access to war games in the Mojave Desert and training exercises at Quantico and Fort Leavenworth, Human Terrain takes the viewer into the heart of the war machine and a shadowy collaboration between American academics and the military.

Open to the Public, Free of Charge

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Sunday February 26, 2012 at 11:30AM

Open to the Public, Free of Charge

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The Civic Life Project

The Civic Life Project

The Salisbury Forum/FilmWorks Forum collaboration with The Civic Life Project

SPECIAL DOCUMENTARY FILM SCREENING Drugs, Guns, Redemption & Edward Snowden: Stories from Young Filmmakers Exploring the Drug Culture, Gun Violence, Sexual Assault and NSA Surveillance.

Sunday, June 8, 2014
Admission: FREE

The Civic Life Project is an alternative to the standard High School Civics Class. The project is a collaboration with high school teachers, which allows educators to use filmmaking to transform the classroom into a laboratory for civics. The Civic Life Project brings professional journalists and filmmakers into the classroom to mentor students as they produce a short documentary film. By capturing the imagination of students, filmmaking offers a unique approach to education; where students discover that education can go beyond the classroom. The goal is to empower students, teaching them that they have a voice and the power to transform their community.

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Reconstructing Memory: The Paintings of Patty Mullins

Reconstructing Memory: The Paintings of Patty Mullins

August 30 – November, 2014

Opening Reception, Saturday, August 30 – 5-7pm
All are welcome!

The Moviehouse is proud to announce the opening of a new exhibition this August showcasing the paintings of renowned local artist Patty Mullins.

Mullins’ work has been exhibited locally throughout New England, as well as in New York and Philadelphia, and has been shown at the National Academy Museum. Her paintings, particularly the landscapes and earlier figurative work, are all deeply evocative. They convey not only an image to the viewer but also a sense of time and place, and the feelings associated with them.

“My feelings are rooted in memory; I’ll be moved by a certain light, like the milky sunlight at a particular time of year, and remember the dust on a windowsill in a back hallway when I was a child, and the feelings that come up are overwhelming – so I try to paint that, or to find visual equivalence for the feelings, to make a picture that evokes those feelings in me, and possibly – hopefully – conveys something of that to the viewer.”—-Patty Mullins

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Showtimes:

Opening Reception:
Saturday 8/30: 5:00 – 7:00pm

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Alive Inside

Alive Inside

1 Hr 45 Mins

A Special Screening
Sunday, November 9 – 11 a.m.
Sponsored by Senior Behavioral Health at Sharon Hospital and Filmworks Forum.

Five million Americans suffer from Alzheimer’s disease and dementia — many of them alone in nursing homes. A man with a simple idea discovers that songs embedded deep in memory can ease pain and awaken these fading minds. Joy and life are resuscitated, and our cultural fears over aging are confronted. Dan Cohen, founder of the nonprofit organization Music & Memory, fights against a broken healthcare system to demonstrate music’s ability to combat memory loss and restore a deep sense of self to those suffering from it.

A FREE Community Event.

Following the Screening
A Special Dementia Forum with Doctors from Sharon Hospital Senior Behavioral Health Unit.

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Sunday, November 9 – 11 a.m.
Free of Charge. No Tickets Necessary

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Salisbury Forum presents Kids For Cash

Salisbury Forum presents Kids For Cash

Sunday, February 1, 2015.

Salisbury Forum and Filmworks Forum of The Moviehouse present:

Kids for Cash is a riveting look behind the notorious scandal that rocked the nation when it first came to light in 2009. Beginning in the wake of the shootings at Columbine, a small town in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania elected a charismatic judge who was hell-bent on keeping kids in line. Under his reign, over 3,000 children were ripped from their families and imprisoned for years for crimes as petty as creating a fake MySpace page. When one parent dared to question this harsh brand of justice, it was revealed that the judge had received millions of dollars in payments from the privately-owned juvenile detention centers where the kids—most of them only in their early teens—were incarcerated. Exposing the hidden scandal behind the headlines, KIDS FOR CASH unfolds like a real-life thriller. In a major dramatic coup, the film features extensive, exclusive access to the judges behind the scheme. Now serving a 28 year sentence in federal prison, the former juvenile court judge at the heart of the scandal shares his ulterior motives.

Before the film: In a short video, Senator Christopher Murphy (D-CT), who has made improving juvenile justice one of his legislative goals, introduced the film.
Screening was followed by a Q&A with Director Robert May

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The Civic Life Project: 2015 Student Documentaries

The Civic Life Project: 2015 Student Documentaries

A Special Presentation by The Salisbury Forum in Collaboration with FilmWorks Forum

Sunday, June 7 – Doors Open at 11:00 a.m. show starts 11:30 p.m.

Should marijuana be legalized in Connecticut? Why is there so much mistrust between police and minority youths? Can teenagers live without social media? What happens when they try to give up their cell phones and tablets for two weeks? Are many children being over-medicated for ADD and ADHD?

These are some of the complex and controversial subjects student film makers tackled this year under the Civic Life Project. Many of these high school juniors and seniors found their views changed when they started asking questions and getting answers.

Students at the Stamford Academy charter school had never really talked to a police officer before starting their documentary on police “Mistrust.” Housey students are finding out what life is really like for a gay, lesbian or transgender teenager. Another group is working on the controversial issues involved in teaching about religions in a public school.

Please join us to see these interesting and provocative films and hear from the student filmmakers on why they chose their subjects and what they have learned.

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Sunday, June 7 Doors Open at 11:00 a.m. show starts 11:30 p.m.
FREE: NO TICKET REQUIRED

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The Hudson: River at Risk

The Hudson: River at Risk

2 Hrs.

Sunday, August 16th – 11:30 a.m.

A FilmWorks Forum presentation of three important short films outlining the current risks facing our beloved river and its environs.

BOMB TRAINS ON THE HUDSON
THE LONG SHADOW OF INDIAN POINT
A BRIDGE OVER TROUBLED WATERS

Each film will be followed by a panel discussion moderated by Filmmaker & Director Jon Bowermaster:

Panel participants include:
Jon Bowermaster: Filmmaker/Moderator
Ned Sullivan, President, Scenic Hudson
Didi Barrett, NYS Assemblymember
Cliff Weathers, Communications Director, Riverkeeper

Listen to WHDD’s Marshall Miles interview Jon Bowermaster & Ned Sullivan about this event.

For many years, the Hudson river, like so many waterways, was treated like an infinite waste barrel, a receptacle for poisonous chemicals, hazardous waste, trash of all descriptions. But in the past forty years, thanks to a committed group of environmentalists and their agencies (Riverkeeper, Scenic Hudson, Clearwater and more) the river has become markedly cleaner. While it is still an under-utilized natural resource, increasingly it is used by boaters, kayakers, even swimmers as a recreational playground. But the river, in the words of Riverkeeper’s John Lipscomb, has “had a foot on its neck” for more than one hundred years and still today, despite the efforts to clean it up, there are environmental risks and concerns.

Since it is our hometown river (Oceans 8 Films are headquartered here in the Hudson Valley), Bowermaster and his crew decided to take a closer look at several of the more prominent risks: – The boom in transportation of crude oil down the river by barge and rail car – The always-problematic aging nuclear power plant at Indian Point – The impact of the building of a replacement to the Tappan Zee Bridge and its ultimate teardown – the largest construction project in North America.

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SUNDAY, August 16: 11:30 a.m.

FREE TO THE COMMUNITY
NO TICKETS NECESSARY

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The Millionaires’ Unit

The Millionaires’ Unit

1 Hr. 45 MIns.

The Aristocratic Flyboys Who Fought the Great War and Invented American Air Power

Sunday, January 17, 11:15 a.m.

Presented by The Salisbury Forum and FilmWorks Forum

Leading the Q&A after the screening will be co-producer and co-director RON KING. Joining Ron will be GEOFF ROSSANO from Salisbury and MARC WORTMAN from New Haven.

Cast: Bruce Dern, Kevin Joy, Dan Evans
Directors: Darroch Greer, Ron King
Writer: Darroch Greer

Seven years in the making and filmed on three continents, as well as locally at the Rhinebeck Aerodrome, this documentary tells the dramatic story of a group of Yale students motivated by patriotism, courage, and honor, joined the Navy at the outbreak of World War I, learned to fly, and went on to battle deadly U-boats over the Atlantic. They were the first to fly for America in WW1, some of them making the ultimate sacrifice.

Books by both Geoff Rosano and Marc Wortman will be available for purchase at the event by Oblong Books & Music.

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Showtimes:

Sunday, January 17, 11:15 a.m.

FREE ADMISSION
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FilmWorks Forum: Most Likely to Succeed

FilmWorks Forum: Most Likely to Succeed

Sunday, April 3 – 11:00 a.m.

Writer/Director: Greg Whiteley
Cast: Scott Swaaley

After the screening there will be a panel discussion with:
Charles Noyes: Farm Curriculum and Programming Coordinator, The Hotchkiss School, Lakeville, CT.
Marcie Wistar: Middle and High school science teacher, Kildonan School.
Lisa Carter: Principal, Salisbury Central School
Sarah Sprague: Science Department Chair, Indian Mountain School
Ian Strever: Assistant Principa, Housatonic Valley Regional High School , Falls Village, CT
Matt Dilley: Science Deptartment Chair & Physics Teacher, Millbrook School
Amanda Ruhe: Science and Technology Teacher, Dutchess Day School
Sandra Charlap: Founder & Advisor for Edge, a self-directed, interdisciplinary learning program at The Kildonan School

The current educational system in the United States was developed a century ago during the rise of the industrial age and was once the envy of the world. However, the world economy has since transformed profoundly, but the US education system has not. Schools are attempting to teach and test skills, when mastered, that still leave graduates woefully unprepared for the 21st Century. After presenting this problem, the documentary focuses on the story of a school in San Diego that is completely rethinking what the experience of going to school looks like. As we follow students, parents and teachers through a truly unorthodox school experience, the audience is forced to consider what sort of educational environment is most likely to succeed in the 21st century?

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Showtimes:

Sunday, April 3 – 11:00 a.m.

FREE OF CHARGE & OPEN TO THE PUBLIC.

TICKETS NOT REQUIRED

Complimentary Refreshments will be served.

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FilmWorks Forum: One by One: The Teachings of Diana King

FilmWorks Forum: One by One: The Teachings of Diana King

Presented in collaboration with The Kildonan School

Sunday, April 24 – 11:00 a.m.

After the film: Lecture & Book Signing with Diana King, Founder of The Kildonan School

In 2005, Kildonan School co-founder Diana Hanbury King published the book One by One: Working With Dyslexia, The Story of Dunnabeck and Kildonan. In it, Diana discusses her stories of working with dyslexic students for over six decades. Now emmy Award winning filmmaker Harvey Hubell V has created a documentary chronicling King and her groundbreaking work.

“I have been teaching dyslexic students all my working life. This book is an account of my experiences, and of the thousands of teachers and students with whom it has been my privilege to work. While the students remain the same—endlessly fascinating in their ways of learning and failing to learn—other things have changed during the past sixty years.”—-Diana King

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Sunday, April 24:
11:00

FREE & Open to the Public – TICKETS NOT REQUIRED

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Civic Life Project 2016

Civic Life Project 2016

2 hrs

Sunday, June 12 – 11:30 AM

The Fourth Annual Presentation by The Salisbury Forum and FilmWorks Forum of The Moviehouse

Young filmmakers from our local high schools explore a variety of issues that impact teens, schools and communities in a presentation of short documentaries. A civic education is essential to the preservation and improvement of our democracy. This presentation will be a chance for each of us to model how an engaged community can talk and listen to each other with respect and without judgment.

The CIVIC LIFE PROJECT challenges students to learn about our democracy, discover their community and “find their voice” through the creation of documentary film.

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Special Presentation
Sunday, June 12 – 11:30 AM

FREE OF CHARGE
No Tickets Necessary

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Exhibition On Screen: Painting the Modern Garden - Monet to Matisse

Exhibition On Screen: Painting the Modern Garden - Monet to Matisse

1hr 43mins

Wednesday, June 29 – 7 PM

Written and Directed by: Phil Grabsky

Claude Monet was an avid horticulturist and arguably the most important painter of gardens in the history of art, but he was not alone. Great artists like Van Gogh, Bonnard, Sorolla, Sargent, Pissarro and Matisse all saw the garden as a powerful subject for their art. These great artists, along with many other famous names, feature in an innovative and extensive exhibition from The Cleveland Museum of Art and The Royal Academy, London.

From the exhibition walls to the wonder and beauty of artists’ gardens like Giverny and Seebüll, the film takes a magical and widely travelled journey to discover how different contemporaries of Monet built and cultivated modern gardens to explore expressive motifs, abstract color, decorative design and utopian ideas. Guided by passionate curators, artists and garden enthusiasts, this remarkable collection of Impressionists, Post-Impressionists, and avant-garde artists of the early twentieth century will reveal the rise of the modern garden in popular culture and the public’s enduring facination with gardens today. Long considered spaces for expressing colour, light and atmosphere, the garden has occupied the creative minds of some of the worlds greatest artists. As Monet said, ‘Apart from painting and gardening, I’m no good at anything’

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ONE SHOW ONLY
Wednesday, June 29 – 7 PM

General $16 / Members $13

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Florence and the Uffizi Gallery

Florence and the Uffizi Gallery

1 Hr. 40 MIns.

Monday, July 4 – 7 PM

Take a journey into the city that was the cradle of the Italian Renaissance, through the most beautiful and representative works of art from the period by Michelangelo, Brunelleschi, Raphael, Leonardo and Botticelli.

The Uffizi Gallery – including the breathtaking Adoration Of The Magi by Leonardo Da Vinci, brought back to life after several years of restoration – is unveiled in this exquisite film.

Arturo Galansino, curator of the Royal Academy in London, and newly appointed director of the Strozzi Foundation in Florence, and Antonio Natali, director of the Uffizi, welcome us inside the gallery, and detail its key works using the most advanced ultra-HD technologies.

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Monday, July 4 – 7 PM

General $16 / Contributing Members $13

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SHAKESPEARE LIVE! From the RSC

SHAKESPEARE LIVE! From the RSC

400th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Thursday, July 6 – 7 PM
Monday, July 11 – 7 PM

A once-in-a-lifetime, star-studded event from the stage of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon!

Hosted by David Tennant and Catherine Tate, this unmissable show features performances from Benedict Cumberbatch, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen, Helen Mirren, Joseph Fiennes, Henry Goodman, David Suchet, John Lithgow and Rufus Wainwright, along with The Royal Ballet, English National Opera and many more.Together, they mark the life and work of William Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of the playwright’s death. This unique event celebrates Shakespeare’s extraordinary legacy and his enduring influence on all performance art forms – from Opera to Jazz, Dance to Musical and is quite simply a must-see.

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Showtimes:

Thursday, July 6 – 7:00 PM
Monday, July 11 – 7:00 PM

General $21 / Contributing Members $18

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The Royal Ballet: Sleeping Beauty

The Royal Ballet: Sleeping Beauty

Captured Live from the Royal Opera House in London

Wednesday, July 13 – 7:00 PM

Choreography: Marius Petipa
Additional Choreography: Anthony Dowell, Frederick Ashton and Christopher Wheeldon
Production: Monica Mason and Christopher Newton
Music: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky

Captured Live from the Royal Opera House in London

Celebrate 70 years of The Royal Ballet’s landmark production and enter an enchanted world of princesses, fairy godmothers and magical spells.

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ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY

Wednesday, July 13 – 7:00 PM

General $21 / Contributing Member $18

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Colliding Dreams

Colliding Dreams

135mins

Monday, July 18 – 7 PM

Rated: This film is not yet rated

Written & Directed by: Joseph Dorman, Oren Rudavsky

Join us for a post-screening Q&A with Writer/Director Oren Rudavsky

Colliding Dreams recounts the dramatic history of one of the most controversial, and urgently relevant political ideologies of the modern era. The century-old conflict in the Middle East continues to play a central role in world politics. And yet, amidst this fierce, often-lethal controversy, the Zionist idea of a homeland for Jews in the land of ancient Israel remains little understood and its meanings often distorted. The film addresses that void with a gripping exploration of Zionism’s meaning, history and future.

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Event Movie: ONE SHOW ONLY
Monday, July 18 – 7 PM

General $12 / Members $10

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NT Live Encores: The Audience

NT Live Encores: The Audience

2 hrs 56mins.

Wednesday, July 20 – 7 PM

“Helen Mirren is Smashing…Her Majesty will see you now…”—-The New York Times

Nominated for three Tony Awards, The Audience sees Helen Mirren reprise her Olivier Award-winning performance as Queen Elizabeth II, following her Academy Award win for the same film role in The Queen.This encore screening of the original West End production was captured live in London in 2013, and features an exclusive Q&A with Stephen Daldry and Helen Mirren.

For sixty years, Queen Elizabeth II has met with each of her twelve Prime Ministers in a private weekly meeting. This meeting is known as The Audience. No one knows what they discuss, not even their spouses. From the old warrior Winston Churchill, to the Iron Lady Margaret Thatcher, Tony Blair right up to today’s meetings with the current incumbent David Cameron, the Queen advises her Prime Ministers on all matters both public and personal. Through these private audiences, we see glimpses of the woman behind the crown and witness the moments that shaped a monarch.

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ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY
Wednesday July 20 – 7 PM

General $21 / Members $18

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SUMMER EXHIBITION: Twenty Five Years On: The Work of John D. Greene

SUMMER EXHIBITION: Twenty Five Years On: The Work of John D. Greene

Opening Reception: Saturday, July 23, 4:30–6:30 PM

Join us to hear John Greene ‘in conversation’ with fellow artist Alexander Shundi at 5 PM

Continuing our mission to showcase the work of accomplished local artists, we’re pleased to announce the opening of our summer exhibition which features the work of artist John D. Greene. We were privileged to host John for an exhibition twenty-five years ago and we’re excited to bring him back to showcase his latest work along with other pieces from his extensive collections. Many of the paintings are recent – done in the past year – and include a series of nail paintings, the idea for which evolved when Greene’s local hardware store went out of business and he became the proud recipient of all their old rusty nails. Another group of work in the exhibition are the silver paintings, which the artist says – “…are always a challenge.” The show also includes pieces from Greene’s collection “Aerial” – a series of abstracts inspired by the view of the earth from above – as well as pieces from his “Landscape” and “Color Field” collections, and others.

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Opening Reception – Saturday, July 23: 4:30 – 6:30 PM

Artist Talk: 5 PM

FREE & OPEN TO THE PUBLICTICKETS NOT REQUIRED

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The Royal Opera: Verdi’s LA TRAVIATA

The Royal Opera: Verdi’s LA TRAVIATA

3hrs 15mins

Captured Live from The Royal Opera House in London.

Monday, July 25 – 7:00 PM

Music: Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave
Director: Richard Eyre
Conductor: Yves Abel

La Traviata is regarded as one of Verdi’s finest operas, and Richard Eyre’s traditional staging, is one of The Royal Opera’s most popular productions. The opera tells the story of the Parisian courtesan Violetta Valéry, one of opera’s greatest heroines, based on the reallife courtesan Marie Duplessis, who died in 1847 aged just 23. In this revival, Violetta is sung by Russian soprano enera Gimadieva in her debut with The Royal Opera, following her successful appearance as Violetta at the Glyndebourne Festival.

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Showtimes:

ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY

Monday, July 25 – 7:00 PM

General $21 / Contributing Member $18

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The Royal Shakespeare Company: HAMLET

The Royal Shakespeare Company: HAMLET

3hrs 30mins

Captured Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon

Wednesday, July 27 – 7:00 PM

Directed by: Simon Godwin

Hamlet has the world at his feet. Young, wealthy and living a hedonistic life studying abroad. Then word reaches him that his father is dead. Returning home he finds his world is utterly changed, his certainties smashed and his home a foreign land. Struggling to understand his place in a new world order he faces a stark choice. Submit, or rage against the injustice of his new reality.

Simon Godwin (The Two Gentlemen of Verona 2014) directs Paapa Essiedu as Hamlet in Shakespeare’s searing tragedy. As relevant today as when it was written, Hamlet confronts each of us with the mirror of our own mortality in an imperfect world.

Read more about the production.

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Showtimes:

ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY

Wednesday, July 27 – 7:00 PM

General $21 / Contributing Member $18

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Globe on Screen

Globe on Screen

2hrs 35mins (not including intermission)

Three thrilling Shakespeare productions from the world’s most famous stage.

Wednesday, August 10 – 7 PM
MEASURE FOR MEASURE
Directed by:Dominic Dromgoole
Starring: Mariah Gale as Isabella, Dominic Rowan as Duke Vincentio and Kurt Egyiawan as Angelo.
After a history of quirky adaptations, this lesser known work is now restored to its classic glory. In this story of secret identities and manipulation, the audience are invited to unravel the layers of intrigue skillfully crafted by a superb cast and the directorial prowess of Dromgoole in his final production for the Globe Theatre.

Wednesday, August 31 – 7 PM
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Directed by: Jonathan Munby
Starring: Jonathan Pryce as Shylock, Daniel Lapaine as Bassanio, Rachel Pickup as Portia and Dominic Mafham as Antonio.
Jonathan Pryce, (Game of Thrones, Wolf Hall, Pirates of the Caribbean), provides an enigmatic performance in this iconic battle between greed and love. Pryce’s Shylock is not only convincing in its duality but helps provide additional gravitas to Munby’s moving production. This tale of prejudice and destructive self-interest paired with Pryce’s memorable interpretation makes this a must-see.

Sunday, September 18 – 1 PM
RICHARD III
Directed by: Simon Godwin
Starring: Charles Edwards as Richard II, Sarah Woodward as the Duchess of York and David Sturzaker as Henry.
Godwin delivers a dynamic portrayal of a play filled with both violence and comedic irony. Starring Charles Edwards (Downton Abbey, Philomena), Godwin’s production delves into the meaning of kingship and the rising powers that can destroy it. The rich colours and lavish costumes of this historical play transfer superbly to the big screen.

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Showtimes:

MEASURE FOR MEASURE
Wednesday, August 10 – 7 PM

THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Wednesday, August 31 – 7 PM

RICHARD III
Sunday, September 18 – 1 PM

General $21 / Contributing Members $18

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Kenneth Branagh Theater Company Live: Shakespeare’s ROMEO & JULIET

Kenneth Branagh Theater Company Live: Shakespeare’s ROMEO & JULIET

2hrs 45mins (includes 15 minute intermission)

The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company Live cinema season continues with a new vision of Shakespeare’s heartbreaking tale of forbidden love.

Sunday, August 14 – 1 PM

Cast: Marisa Berenson, Jack Colgrave Hirst, Tom Hanson, Matthew Hawksley, Derek Jacobi, Lily James, Taylor James, Pip Jordan, Ansu Kabia, Richard Madden, Racheal Ofori, Nikki Patel, Chris Porter, Zoë Rainey, Michael Rouse, Meera Syal, Samuel Valentine And Kathryn Wilder.

Branagh and his creative team present a modern passionate version of the classic tragedy. A longstanding feud between Verona’s Montague and Capulet families brings about devastating consequences for two young lovers caught in the conflict. Reuniting the stars of his celebrated film of Cinderella, Branagh directs Richard Madden and Lily James as Romeo and Juliet and Sir Derek Jacobi as Mercutio.

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Showtimes:

ONE PERFORMANCE ONLY
Sunday, August 14 – 1 PM

TICKETS AVAILABLE JULY 7TH
General $21 / Contributing Member $18

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Bolshoi Ballet 2016/17 Season

Bolshoi Ballet 2016/17 Season

2-3hrs

The Bolshoi Returns with a new Season of Fabulous Performances!
Sundays at 12:55 PM

THE GOLDEN AGE: Oct 16
Music: Dmitri Shostakovich
Choreographer: Yuri Grigorovich

THE BRIGHT STREAM: Nov 6
Music: Dmitri Shostakovich
Choreographer: Alexei Ratmansky

THE NUTCRACKER: Dec 11
Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreographer: Yuri Grigorovich

THE SLEEPING BEAUTY: Jan 22
Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreographer: Yuri Grigorovich

SWAN LAKE: Feb 5
Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreographer: Yuri Grigorovich

A CONTEMPORARY EVENING (New Production): Mar 19
Music: Britten, Richter, Beethoven & Desyatnikov
Choreography: Van Manen, León & Lightfoot & Ratmansky

A HERO OF OUR TIME (New Production): Apr 9
Music: Ilya Demutsky
Choreographer: Yuri Possokhov

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Showtimes:

Ballets are on Sundays at 12:55 PM

TICKETS NOW AVAILABLE!
Choose the ballet of your choice and select the date on the “Buy Tickets” page.

General: $21 / Members: $18

Oct 16: The Golden Age (Live)
Nov 6: The Bright Stream (Captured Live)
Dec 11: The Nutcracker (Captured Live)
Jan 22: The Sleeping Beauty (Captured Live)
Feb 5: Swan Lake (Captured Live)
Mar 19: A Contemporary Evening – NEW! (Live)
Apr 9: A Hero of Our Time – NEW! (Live)

Please Note: Member Tickets are now available online and at the Box Office.

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Finding Dory

Finding Dory

1hr 47mins

Rated: PG for mild thematic elements.

Cast: Albert Brooks, Ellen DeGeneres, ed O’Neill
Director: Andrew Stanton
Screenplay: Victoria Strouse

With help from Nemo and Marlin (Albert Brooks), Dory (Ellen DeGeneres) the forgetful fish embarks on a quest to reunite with her mother (Diane Keaton) and father (Eugene Levy).

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Showtimes:

Monday 6/27 & Tuesday 6/28: 4:00 7:00
Wednesday 6/29: 4:00 7:10
Thursday 6/30: 4:00 7:00
Friday 7/1 – Sunday 7/3:
12:45 2:50 5:00 7:10 9:10
Monday 7/4: 12:45 2:45 4:45 7:10 9:10
Tuesday 7/5: 1:10 4:10 7:10
Wednesday 7/6: 1:10 4:10 7:20
Thursday 7/7: 1:10 4:10 7:10

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The Legend of Tarzan

The Legend of Tarzan

2hrs

Premiere: Thursday, June 30 – 7pm

Rated: PG-13 for sequences of action and violence, some sensuality and brief rude dialogue.

Cast: Christoph Waltz, Alexander Skarsgard, Margot Robbie, Samuel L. Jackson
Director: David Yates
Screenplay: Craig Brewer, Adam Cozad

Many years after he left Africa behind, Tarzan (Alexander Skarsgård) returns to the Congo to serve as a trade emissary, unaware that he is actually a pawn in a Belgian captain’s (Christoph Waltz) deadly plot.

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Showtimes:

PREMIERE
Thursday, June 30 – 7:00 p.m.

Friday 7/1 – Sunday 7/3:
1:20 4:20 6:40 9:00
Monday 7/4: 1:20 4:20 6:40 9:00
Tuesday 7/5: 1:20 4:20 7:20
Wednesday 7/6: 1:20 4:20 7:30
Thursday 7/7: 1:20 4:20 7:20

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The BFG

The BFG

1hr 55mins

Rated: PG

Cast: Rebecca Hall, Bill Hader, Mark Rylance, Jermain Clement
Director: Steven Spielberg
Writers: Melissa Mathison (screenplay), from the book by Roald Dahl

Ten-year-old Sophie is in for the adventure of a lifetime when she meets the Big Friendly Giant (Mark Rylance). Naturally scared at first, the young girl soon realizes that the 24-foot behemoth is actually quite gentle and charming. As their friendship grows, Sophie’s presence attracts the unwanted attention of Bloodbottler, Fleshlumpeater and other giants. After traveling to London, Sophie and the BFG must convince Queen Victoria to help them get rid of all the bad giants once and for all.

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Showtimes:

Friday 7/1 – Sunday 7/3:
1:00 4:00 6:30 9:05
Monday 7/4: 1:00 4:00 6:30 9:05
Tuesday 7/5: 1:00 4:00 7:00
Wednesday 7/6: 1:00 4:00 7:10
Thursday 7/7: 1:00 4:00 7:00

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The Nice Guys

The Nice Guys

116 minutes

Rated: R for violence, sexuality, nudity, language and some drug material.

Cast: Russell Crowe, Ryan Gosling, Margaret Qually, Matt Bomer, Kim Basinger, Angourine Rice, Beau Knapp, Keith David
Director: Shane Black
Screenplay: Shane Black, Anthony Bagarozzi based on the book Blue Murder by Robert Terrall

Set in 1970s Los Angeles, down-on-his-luck private eye Holland March (Ryan Gosling) and hired enforcer Jackson Healy (Russell Crowe) must work together to solve the case of a missing girl and the seemingly unrelated death of a porn star. During their investigation, they uncover a shocking conspiracy that reaches up to the highest circles of power.

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Showtimes:

Monday 6/27 & Tuesday 6/28: 4:20 7:20
Wednesday 6/29: 4:20
Thursday 6/30: 4:20

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Genius

Genius

1hr 54mins

Rated: PG-13 for some thematic elements and suggestive content.

Cast: Nicole Kidman, Jude Law, Colin Firth
Director: Michael Grandage *Screenplay:*John Logan. Based on the biography Max Perkins: Editor of Genius by A. Scott Berg

From Academy Award-nominated screenwriter John Logan (Gladiator, The Aviator, Hugo, Skyfall) and acclaimed, Tony Award-winning director Michael Grandage in his feature film debut, comes Genius, a stirring drama about the complex friendship and transformative professional relationship between the world-renowned book editor Maxwell Perkins (who discovered F. Scott Fitzgerald and Ernest Hemingway) and the larger-than-life literary giant Thomas Wolfe. Genius stars Colin Firth as Perkins, Jude Law as Wolfe, Nicole Kidman as Aline Bernstein, a costume designer sharing a tumultuous relationship with Wolfe, Laura Linney as Louise Perkins, Max’s wife and a talented playwright, Guy Pearce as F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Dominic West as Ernest Hemingway.

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Showtimes:

Monday 6/27 & Tuesday 6/28: 4:10 7:10
Wednesday 6/29: 4:10 7:20
Thursday 6/30: 4:10 7:10
Friday 7/1 – Sunday 7/3:
1:30 4:10 6:20 8:50
Monday 7/4: 1:00 4:10 8:55
Tuesday 7/5: 1:30 4:30 7:30
Wednesday 7/6: 1:00 3:10 5:15
Thursday 7/7: 1:30 4:30 7:30

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Exhibition On Screen: Painting the Modern Garden - Monet to Matisse

Exhibition On Screen: Painting the Modern Garden - Monet to Matisse

Wednesday, June 29 – 7 PM

Written and Directed by: Phil Grabsky

Claude Monet was an avid horticulturist and arguably the most important painter of gardens in the history of art, but he was not alone. Great artists like Van Gogh, Bonnard, Sorolla, Sargent, Pissarro and Matisse all saw the garden as a powerful subject for their art. These great artists, along with many other famous names, feature in an innovative and extensive exhibition from The Cleveland Museum of Art and The Royal Academy, London.

From the exhibition walls to the wonder and beauty of artists’ gardens like Giverny and Seebüll, the film takes a magical and widely travelled journey to discover how different contemporaries of Monet built and cultivated modern gardens to explore expressive motifs, abstract color, decorative design and utopian ideas. Guided by passionate curators, artists and garden enthusiasts, this remarkable collection of Impressionists, Post-Impressionists, and avant-garde artists of the early twentieth century will reveal the rise of the modern garden in popular culture and the public’s enduring facination with gardens today. Long considered spaces for expressing colour, light and atmosphere, the garden has occupied the creative minds of some of the worlds greatest artists. As Monet said, ‘Apart from painting and gardening, I’m no good at anything’

 


 

Florence and the Uffizi Gallery

Florence and the Uffizi Gallery

Monday, July 4 – 7 PM

Take a journey into the city that was the cradle of the Italian Renaissance, through the most beautiful and representative works of art from the period by Michelangelo, Brunelleschi, Raphael, Leonardo and Botticelli.

The Uffizi Gallery – including the breathtaking Adoration Of The Magi by Leonardo Da Vinci, brought back to life after several years of restoration – is unveiled in this exquisite film.

Arturo Galansino, curator of the Royal Academy in London, and newly appointed director of the Strozzi Foundation in Florence, and Antonio Natali, director of the Uffizi, welcome us inside the gallery, and detail its key works using the most advanced ultra-HD technologies.

 


 

SHAKESPEARE LIVE! From the RSC

SHAKESPEARE LIVE! From the RSC

400th ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION

Thursday, July 6 – 7 PM
Monday, July 11 – 7 PM

A once-in-a-lifetime, star-studded event from the stage of the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-Upon-Avon!

Hosted by David Tennant and Catherine Tate, this unmissable show features performances from Benedict Cumberbatch, Judi Dench, Ian McKellen, Helen Mirren, Joseph Fiennes, Henry Goodman, David Suchet, John Lithgow and Rufus Wainwright, along with The Royal Ballet, English National Opera and many more.Together, they mark the life and work of William Shakespeare on the 400th anniversary of the playwright’s death. This unique event celebrates Shakespeare’s extraordinary legacy and his enduring influence on all performance art forms – from Opera to Jazz, Dance to Musical and is quite simply a must-see.

 


 

The Royal Ballet: Sleeping Beauty

The Royal Ballet: Sleeping Beauty

Captured Live from the Royal Opera House in London

Wednesday, July 13 – 7:00 PM

Choreography: Marius Petipa
Additional Choreography: Anthony Dowell, Frederick Ashton and Christopher Wheeldon
Production: Monica Mason and Christopher Newton
Music: Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky

Captured Live from the Royal Opera House in London

Celebrate 70 years of The Royal Ballet’s landmark production and enter an enchanted world of princesses, fairy godmothers and magical spells.

 


 

Colliding Dreams

Colliding Dreams

Monday, July 18 – 7 PM

Rated: This film is not yet rated

Written & Directed by: Joseph Dorman, Oren Rudavsky

Join us for a post-screening Q&A with Writer/Director Oren Rudavsky

Colliding Dreams recounts the dramatic history of one of the most controversial, and urgently relevant political ideologies of the modern era. The century-old conflict in the Middle East continues to play a central role in world politics. And yet, amidst this fierce, often-lethal controversy, the Zionist idea of a homeland for Jews in the land of ancient Israel remains little understood and its meanings often distorted. The film addresses that void with a gripping exploration of Zionism’s meaning, history and future.

 


 

NT Live Encores: The Audience

NT Live Encores: The Audience

Wednesday, July 20 – 7 PM

“Helen Mirren is Smashing…Her Majesty will see you now…”—-The New York Times

Nominated for three Tony Awards, The Audience sees Helen Mirren reprise her Olivier Award-winning performance as Queen Elizabeth II, following her Academy Award win for the same film role in The Queen.This encore screening of the original West End production was captured live in London in 2013, and features an exclusive Q&A with Stephen Daldry and Helen Mirren.

For sixty years, Queen Elizabeth II has met with each of her twelve Prime Ministers in a private weekly meeting. This meeting is known as The Audience. No one knows what they discuss, not even their spouses. From the old warrior Winston Churchill, to the Iron Lady Margaret Thatcher, Tony Blair right up to today’s meetings with the current incumbent David Cameron, the Queen advises her Prime Ministers on all matters both public and personal. Through these private audiences, we see glimpses of the woman behind the crown and witness the moments that shaped a monarch.

 


 

SUMMER EXHIBITION: Twenty Five Years On: The Work of John D. Greene

SUMMER EXHIBITION: Twenty Five Years On: The Work of John D. Greene

Opening Reception: Saturday, July 23, 4:30–6:30 PM

Join us to hear John Greene ‘in conversation’ with fellow artist Alexander Shundi at 5 PM

Continuing our mission to showcase the work of accomplished local artists, we’re pleased to announce the opening of our summer exhibition which features the work of artist John D. Greene. We were privileged to host John for an exhibition twenty-five years ago and we’re excited to bring him back to showcase his latest work along with other pieces from his extensive collections. Many of the paintings are recent – done in the past year – and include a series of nail paintings, the idea for which evolved when Greene’s local hardware store went out of business and he became the proud recipient of all their old rusty nails. Another group of work in the exhibition are the silver paintings, which the artist says – “…are always a challenge.” The show also includes pieces from Greene’s collection “Aerial” – a series of abstracts inspired by the view of the earth from above – as well as pieces from his “Landscape” and “Color Field” collections, and others.

 


 

The Royal Opera: Verdi’s LA TRAVIATA

The Royal Opera: Verdi’s LA TRAVIATA

Captured Live from The Royal Opera House in London.

Monday, July 25 – 7:00 PM

Music: Giuseppe Verdi
Libretto: Francesco Maria Piave
Director: Richard Eyre
Conductor: Yves Abel

La Traviata is regarded as one of Verdi’s finest operas, and Richard Eyre’s traditional staging, is one of The Royal Opera’s most popular productions. The opera tells the story of the Parisian courtesan Violetta Valéry, one of opera’s greatest heroines, based on the reallife courtesan Marie Duplessis, who died in 1847 aged just 23. In this revival, Violetta is sung by Russian soprano enera Gimadieva in her debut with The Royal Opera, following her successful appearance as Violetta at the Glyndebourne Festival.

 


 

The Royal Shakespeare Company: HAMLET

The Royal Shakespeare Company: HAMLET

Captured Live from Stratford-Upon-Avon

Wednesday, July 27 – 7:00 PM

Directed by: Simon Godwin

Hamlet has the world at his feet. Young, wealthy and living a hedonistic life studying abroad. Then word reaches him that his father is dead. Returning home he finds his world is utterly changed, his certainties smashed and his home a foreign land. Struggling to understand his place in a new world order he faces a stark choice. Submit, or rage against the injustice of his new reality.

Simon Godwin (The Two Gentlemen of Verona 2014) directs Paapa Essiedu as Hamlet in Shakespeare’s searing tragedy. As relevant today as when it was written, Hamlet confronts each of us with the mirror of our own mortality in an imperfect world.

Read more about the production.

 


 

Globe on Screen

Globe on Screen

Three thrilling Shakespeare productions from the world’s most famous stage.

Wednesday, August 10 – 7 PM
MEASURE FOR MEASURE
Directed by:Dominic Dromgoole
Starring: Mariah Gale as Isabella, Dominic Rowan as Duke Vincentio and Kurt Egyiawan as Angelo.
After a history of quirky adaptations, this lesser known work is now restored to its classic glory. In this story of secret identities and manipulation, the audience are invited to unravel the layers of intrigue skillfully crafted by a superb cast and the directorial prowess of Dromgoole in his final production for the Globe Theatre.

Wednesday, August 31 – 7 PM
THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Directed by: Jonathan Munby
Starring: Jonathan Pryce as Shylock, Daniel Lapaine as Bassanio, Rachel Pickup as Portia and Dominic Mafham as Antonio.
Jonathan Pryce, (Game of Thrones, Wolf Hall, Pirates of the Caribbean), provides an enigmatic performance in this iconic battle between greed and love. Pryce’s Shylock is not only convincing in its duality but helps provide additional gravitas to Munby’s moving production. This tale of prejudice and destructive self-interest paired with Pryce’s memorable interpretation makes this a must-see.

Sunday, September 18 – 1 PM
RICHARD III
Directed by: Simon Godwin
Starring: Charles Edwards as Richard II, Sarah Woodward as the Duchess of York and David Sturzaker as Henry.
Godwin delivers a dynamic portrayal of a play filled with both violence and comedic irony. Starring Charles Edwards (Downton Abbey, Philomena), Godwin’s production delves into the meaning of kingship and the rising powers that can destroy it. The rich colours and lavish costumes of this historical play transfer superbly to the big screen.

 


 

Kenneth Branagh Theater Company Live: Shakespeare’s ROMEO & JULIET

Kenneth Branagh Theater Company Live: Shakespeare’s ROMEO & JULIET

The Kenneth Branagh Theatre Company Live cinema season continues with a new vision of Shakespeare’s heartbreaking tale of forbidden love.

Sunday, August 14 – 1 PM

Cast: Marisa Berenson, Jack Colgrave Hirst, Tom Hanson, Matthew Hawksley, Derek Jacobi, Lily James, Taylor James, Pip Jordan, Ansu Kabia, Richard Madden, Racheal Ofori, Nikki Patel, Chris Porter, Zoë Rainey, Michael Rouse, Meera Syal, Samuel Valentine And Kathryn Wilder.

Branagh and his creative team present a modern passionate version of the classic tragedy. A longstanding feud between Verona’s Montague and Capulet families brings about devastating consequences for two young lovers caught in the conflict. Reuniting the stars of his celebrated film of Cinderella, Branagh directs Richard Madden and Lily James as Romeo and Juliet and Sir Derek Jacobi as Mercutio.

 


 

Bolshoi Ballet 2016/17 Season

Bolshoi Ballet 2016/17 Season

The Bolshoi Returns with a new Season of Fabulous Performances!
Sundays at 12:55 PM

THE GOLDEN AGE: Oct 16
Music: Dmitri Shostakovich
Choreographer: Yuri Grigorovich

THE BRIGHT STREAM: Nov 6
Music: Dmitri Shostakovich
Choreographer: Alexei Ratmansky

THE NUTCRACKER: Dec 11
Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreographer: Yuri Grigorovich

THE SLEEPING BEAUTY: Jan 22
Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreographer: Yuri Grigorovich

SWAN LAKE: Feb 5
Music: Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky
Choreographer: Yuri Grigorovich

A CONTEMPORARY EVENING (New Production): Mar 19
Music: Britten, Richter, Beethoven & Desyatnikov
Choreography: Van Manen, León & Lightfoot & Ratmansky

A HERO OF OUR TIME (New Production): Apr 9
Music: Ilya Demutsky
Choreographer: Yuri Possokhov

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