Aug. 22 – Pre-movie concertfrom 7:00 – 7:30pm by Preschool of Rock Followed by a double feature film presentation. A screening ofThe Wizard of Oz(8:00pm) 1939 – 101 minutes; (not rated) Nominated for 6 Academy Awards, including Best Picture and Best Cinematography; winner of Best Musical Score and Best Song (Over the Rainbow). Stars: Judy Garland, Ray Bolger, Frank Morgan, Bert Lehr, Jack Haley, Margaret Hamilton, and Billie Burke. Based on the popular stories of L. Frank Baum, Dorothy and her dog, Toto, are caught in the path of a tornado–causing them to end up in the land of Oz. Here, she makes friends and overcomes foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz–whom everyone says can help her return home.
Followed by screening: The Artist (at 9:40pm) Rated PG-13, 100 minutes The Artist was originally scheduled on July 18th, but was rained out. Winner of 5 Academy Awards, including Best Picture, Best Director (Michel Hazanavicius), and Best Director (Jean Dujardin); also starring Berenice Bejo, John Goodman, James Cromwell, and Malcolm McDowell. It’s Hollywood, 1927. As silent movie star, George Valentin, wonders if the arrival of talking pictures will cause him to fade into oblivion, he sparks with Peppy Miller, a young dancer set for a big break.