Films and Showtimes
- On Stage: Frankenstein (Encore)
- Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
- Free Solo
- Moxie Mornings
- On Stage: King Lear
- The Essentials: City Lights (1931)
- Member Picks: Holiday (1938)
- Beautiful Boy
- The Essentials: It Happened One Night (1934)
- Can You Ever Forgive Me?
- The Essentials: His Friday Girl (1940)
- Ghost World (2001)
- The Essentials: The Lady Eve (1941)
- The Essentials: Seven Year Itch (1955)
My Fair Lady (1964)
- Starring: Audrey Hepburn, Rex Harrison, Stanley Holloway
- Director: George Cukor
- Genre(s): Drama, Family, Musical
- Rating: G
- Running Time: 170 min.
The Essentials: Musicals
This new quarterly series showcases the “essential” films everyone should see on the big screen. For each month-long program, we’ll screen five films organized by one of the following themes: directors, actors, genres, and eras/movements.
Essential tickets are $9 for Adults, $8 for Students/Seniors and Members get in Free!
Summary: A snobbish phonetics professor agrees to a wager that he can take a flower girl and make her presentable in high society.
Aug 5 & 6: Meet Me in St. Louis (1944)
Aug. 12 & 13: My Fair Lady (1964)
Aug. 19 & 20: The Umbrella of Cherbourg (1964)
Aug. 26 & 27: Cabaret (1972)
Sept. 2 & 3: Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street
"In this literal, beautiful, bountiful version of the most gilt-edged attraction in theater history, Jack Warner has miraculously managed to turn gold into gold."- TIME Magazine
"Lerner and Loewe's musical masterwork, reimagined for film by director George Cukor."- Dave Kehr, Chicago Reader
"The best stage musical of all time and one of the most loved romances."- Roger Ebert, Chicago Sun-Times
"Few genres of films are as magical as musicals, and few musicals are as intelligent and lively as My Fair Lady."- James Berardinelli, ReelViews
"Literate, funny, brilliantly cast, with a score of Lerner and Loewe songs that does not include one dud."- John Hartl, Film.com