Archive for 'On Stage & Screen'
Posted on 09. Aug, 2012 by Staff Reporter.
A Better Life, directed by Chris Weitz, will be shown in free screening at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in North Ephraim on Tuesday, August 21, at 4:30 pm, followed by a discussion. Carlos is an undocumented Mexican immigrant who works as a gardener tending the lawns of Los Angeles residents who are rich, especially from his […]
Posted on 10. Jul, 2012 by Audra Baakari Boyle.
Peninsula Players Theatre will present a free public seminar on physical comedy at the theatre Saturday July 14 from 2:30 – 4 p.m. Players actors Lee E. Ernst and Erin Noel Grennan will discuss and demonstrate techniques of physical comedy. Lee Ernst is a certified fight choreographer and has orchestrated stage falls, fights and other violence […]
Posted on 08. Jul, 2012 by Staff Reporter.
Life, Above All will be shown for free as part of the Movies That Matter series at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship on Tuesday, July 17, at 4:30 pm. This South African film is an emotional and universal drama about a young girl who is fighting the fear and shame that is poisoning her community. It […]
Posted on 21. Jun, 2012 by Staff Reporter.
On stage at Peninsula Players from June 27 through July 22, Larry Shue’s hilarious comedy “The Nerd” promises to delight audiences once again in its return. Shue’s offbeat comedy “The Nerd” premièred at the Milwaukee Rep in 1981. In 1982 it played in Manchester, England and at the Aldwych Theatre in London in 1984, where it […]
Posted on 16. Jun, 2012 by Staff Reporter.
Birch Creek is presenting a very special encore screening of WPT’s Jazz at Birch Creek on Thursday, June 21 at 7 pm in the Dutton Concert Barn at Birch Creek. Wisconsin Public Television (WPT) Producer, Deb Piper, will be on hand to present the film Jazz at Birch Creek, and to answer questions about the making of the film. Jazz at Birch Creek has many local ties. […]
Posted on 13. Jun, 2012 by Staff Reporter.
The Movies That Matter selection for June features Amreeka, a chronicle of the adventures of Muna, a single mother who leaves the West Bank with Fadi, her teenage son, dreaming of an exciting future in the promised land of small town Illinois. In America, as her son navigates high school hallways the way he used […]
Posted on 19. Apr, 2012 by Jennifer DuPont.
Before launching its summer season of live concerts and performances, Door Community Auditorium will present a free screening of the award-winning film Hugo. The film, directed by Martin Scorsese is based on Brian Selznick’s novel The Invention of Hugo Cabret and stars Sacha Baron Cohen, Ben Kingsley, Jude Law, Chloe Moretz and Christopher Lee. will […]
Posted on 19. Apr, 2012 by Stephen Kastner.
Chris Paines’ latest documentary “Revenge of the Electric Car,” will be screened this evening in Egg Harbor at Greens N Grains Deli, a follow-up to his celebrated 2006 film “Who Killed the Electric Car?” Go behind the factory and board room doors of Nissan, GM, and Silicon Valley start-up Tesla Motors to chronicle the global […]
Posted on 09. Mar, 2012 by Staff Reporter.
Peninsula Players Theatre, America’s oldest professional resident summer theater and Door County’s theatrical icon, announces its 77th season, running June 12 through October 14, 2012. Peninsula Players will open on June 12 with the Wisconsin premiere of “Opus” by Michael Hollinger. Beethoven and Bach underscore a behind-the-music glimpse into a highly-strung string quartet. The quick […]
Posted on 28. Feb, 2012 by Jennifer DuPont.
Door Community Auditorium (DCA) closes out its winter concert, lecture, and film series this weekend with a memorable series of events, including a free screening of the 2012 film The Ides of March, a free lecture on Latin American politics and an intimate fireside concert by accomplished musician John Hegner. Film Screening: The Ides of […]