Film festival returns to Cooper-Young with renewed focus of music
Sep01

Film festival returns to Cooper-Young with renewed focus of music

The On Location: MEMPHIS International Film & Music Festival returns this month with a new date and renewed focus on music. Festival organizers say they will still provide the same world-class filmmaking and the variety of networking opportunities festivalgoers have come to expect. Highlights of this year’s event include films from more than 15 countries as well as a music festival featuring a brand-new blues concert. Slated for...

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November Calendar

Art Visiting artist lecture with photographer Gregory Crewdson. 7 p.m. Nov. 4. Memphis College of Art, 1930 Poplar Ave., Overton Park.  901-272-5100. Visit mca.edu. Leandra Urrutia “Pile” exhibit: Nov. 12–Jan. 4. MCA Gallery, Playhouse on the Square, 66 S. Cooper St. 901-726-4656.  Visit mca.edu. “Things That Were: 2014 Fall MFA Thesis Exhibition”:  Nov. 19–Dec. 13. Opening reception 6–9 p.m. Friday, Dec. 5. Memphsi College of Art...

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MRO Season Finale Concert on May 17th
Apr28

MRO Season Finale Concert on May 17th

EVENT TITLE: Memphis Repertory Orchestra Season Finale with Mary Wilson VENUE: Buckman Performing Arts Center, 60 Perkins Extd, Memphis, Tn 38117 DATE: Saturday, May 17, 2014 TIME: 8:00 PM TICKET PRICE: Free PHONE NUMBER FOR MORE INFORMATION: 901.921.8490 WEBSITE: http://memphisreporchestra.com The Memphis Repertory Orchestra’s season finale celebrates the blossoming rebirth into new life that is spring! Celebrating their...

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The Orpheum Theatre Hosts Holiday Open House December 20
Nov26

The Orpheum Theatre Hosts Holiday Open House December 20

The Orpheum Theatre invites the entire community to attend its annual Holiday Open House on Friday, December 20.  Doors will open at 10:00 AM when the Tony® Award winning dramatic masterpiece WAR HORSE, playing March 25th through 30th, goes on sale to the public. The Open House will include an array of fun, family-friendly activities including special showings of The Making of War Horse on the big screen; a holiday concert on the...

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MGLCC hosts Outflix film festival

Memphis Gay and Lesbian Community Center will present its 16th annual Outflix Film Festival from September 6-12, at Malco’s Ridgeway Cinema Grill (formerly Ridgeway Four). “Outflix is presented by Memphis Gay and Lesbian Community Center with the firm belief that it is important to see our lives reflected on the big screen,” said Ben Helm, 2013 festival director, in a news release. “In a state that can be very...

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Global cinema’s best Halloween thrillers

By Matt Martin No one can be number one forever. For a long time in film history, you could only see the movies made by the culture you were in. In the early days of film, from the late 1800s until the late 1930s, most countries, including America, would never see each others’ movies. The art form was simply too new and the tools of distribution too few for any kind of global exposure. It wouldn’t be until World War II and...

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