Special Events

Tuesday, September 8 at 6:30pm

Exhibit onScreen Series: FABERGE: A LIFE OF ITS OWN (Arts Alliance)

This captivating new film tells the fascinating story behind the most prestigious name in luxury: Fabergé.

Enjoying unprecedented access to the most esteemed private collections, insights from world experts and interviews with the descendants of the Fabergé family, this is a rare opportunity to discover the genius of the family behind the finest objects ever created.

The special cinematic event release will also feature exclusive access to two historic new pieces – the first new creation in almost 100 years, and a recently re-discovered lost treasure – and presents them to an international audience for the first time, before they return to the secrecy of their very private collections.

Fabergé: A Life of Its Own is now screening in cinemas around the world with many more screenings to come throughout 2015. Experience the wonder of seeing Fabergé’s exquisite objects in stunning detail on the big screen for the first time.

Ticket $20, Members $18

 

September 9th and 10th

The structure of the 72-Hour Film Challenge is this: filmmakers met at the Tropic on Thursday, August 27th, where they were given a prop, a line of dialogue, a character name and profession, and a genre that their film must include. They must turn in their completed film at the Tropic by 5pm on Monday, August 31st. The completed films will then be shown to the public at a screening at the Tropic on September 9th and 10th.

 

Tuesday, September 22 at 6:30pm

Globe onScreen Series: THE DUCHESS OF MALFI (Arts Alliance)

Directed by: Dominic Dromgoole
Designer: Jonathan Fensom
Composer: Clare van Kampen
Cast: Gemma Arterton, Giles Cooper, David Dawson, John Dougall, James Garnon, Sean Gilder, Denise Gough, Sarah MacRae, Brendan O’Hea, Paul Rider, Dickon Tyrell, Alex Waldmann
Running time: 150mins (including 15min interval)

The widowed Duchess of Malfi longs to marry her lover, the steward Antonio. But her rancorous brothers, Ferdinand and the Cardinal, are implacably opposed to the match. When their spy, Bosola, discovers that the Duchess has secretly married and carries Antonio’s child, they exact a terrible and horrific revenge.

The Duchess of Malfi, featuring Hollywood star Gemma Arterton in the title role, is a thrilling combination of brilliant coups de théâtre, horrific set-pieces and vivid characters, all lit by Webster’s obsessional imagination.

This most intimate Jacobean tragedy proved a truly sensational curtain-raiser for The Globe’s very first season in the Sam Wanamaker Playhouse. The Globe On Screen production is the first ever theatrical production to be filmed entirely in candlelight – a unique and un-missable opening for the 2015 cinema season.

Ticket $20, Members $18

Tuesday, October 13 at 6:30pm

Perforance onScreen Series: THE THREE TENORS (Rise Alt)

ConductorZubin Mehta

Cast: Luciano Pavarotti | Plácido Domingo | José Carreras

Total running time1 hour 26 min

Jose Carreras – Il Lamento Di Federico
Placido Domingo – Beau Paradis
Luciano Pavarotti – Recondita Armonia
Placido Domingo – Dein Ist Mein Ganzes Herz
Luciano Pavarotti – Rondine Al Nido
Jose Carreras – Core’ngrato
I Vespri Siciliani Sinfonia
Luciano Pavarotti – Torna A Surriento
Jose Carreras – Granada
Placido Domingo – No Puede Ser
Jose Carreras – Improvviso
Placido Domingo – E Lucevan Le Stelle
Luciano Pavarotti – Nessun Dorma

Final Medley:
Jose Carreras, Placido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti
Maria – Tonight – ‘O paese d’ ‘o sole – Cielito lindo
Memory – Ochi tchorniye – Caminito – La Vie en Rose
Mattinata – Wien, Wien, nur du allein – Amapola – ‘O sole mio

Encore:
Jose Carreras, Placido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti – ‘O sole mio
Jose Carreras, Placido Domingo, Luciano Pavarotti – Nessun dorma

Ticket $20, Members $18

Tuesday, October 27 at 6:30pm

Perforance onScreen Series: LA BOHEME (Arts Alliance)

A lost key and an accidental touch of cold hands in the dark – so begins one of the great romances of all opera, told in vivid detail in this classic production.

 
Conductor: Dan Ettinger
Mimì: Anna Netrebko
Rodolfo: Joseph Calleja
Marcello: Lucas Meachem
Musetta: Jennifer Rowley
Schaunard: Simone Del Savio
Colline: Marco Vinco
Benoît: Jeremy White
Alcindoro: Donald Maxwell
Parpignol: Luke Price
Chorus: Royal Opera Chorus
Concert Master: Sergey Levitin
Orchestra: Orchestra of the Royal Opera House
 
Ticket $20, Members $18

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