The life and career of Cab Calloway, showman, singer, actor, trendsetter in music, dance and fashion- a truly "larger than life figure in pop culture"- will be highlighted through rarely seen clips fro the many films in which he appeared.
Special Guest: Stuart Hudgins, artist and film historian.
Special Appearance by Camay Calloway Murphy, daughter of Cab Calloway
Jerry Brown is a multi-talented showman who has been dazzling audiences, young and old, throughout the United States for fifty years. Jerry is an accomplished juggler, magician, mime/clown, musician, fire-eater, and animal trainer-- and he is a master entertainer who holds audiences spellbound with the variety and uniqueness of his presentations. His performances are a delight to all, and his monkey pal, Django, will steal your heart away.
In this classic family film, a young Peruvian bear travels to London in search of a home. Finding himself lost and alone at Paddington Station, he meets the kindly Brown family, who offer him a temporary haven.
Free admission for all children under the age of 13 when accompanied by an adult.
Experience Gypsy-Fusion-Jazz-Rock through original songs from their albums Radio and Fool's Parade, mixed with classic rock favorites. Features the breathtaking guitar mastery of Jeremy Paul Hicks-Kachik topped with the smolderingly soulful voice of singer Kali Hinkel.
Get a behind-the-scenes look at what theater performers do to become tomorrow’s Stars. Watch as Broadway performer EJ Zimmerman works her magic with local performers to transform and develop their artistry right before your eyes. EJ Zimmerman will also perform in Concert that evening at 8pm.
The Sicilian Tenors take the audience on a romantic journey from Hollywood to Broadway to Italy with operatic tenor voices singing a wide variety of marvelous songs that America loves. Combined with light-hearted fun, this is a concert for all ages and musical tastes.
Concertmaster of the National Philharmonic in residence at the Strathmore Music Center. He is also the Director of the National Philharmonic Chamber Players and appears regularly as a guest concertmaster, principal violist, and in various recital/chamber music settings. Colin Sorgi will be accompanied on piano by Choo Choo Hu who has quickly become recognized as one of the most versatile musicians of her generation.
Professional ballroom dancing is very big in little Denmark. Since success in this intensely competitive art depends on finding the right partner, aspiring Danish dancers often look beyond their borders to find their matches. In Dance for Me, 15-year-old Russian performer Egor leaves home and family to team up with 14-year-old Mie, one of Denmark's most promising young dancers. Strikingly different, Egor and Mie bond over their passion for Latin dance — and for winning. As they head to the championships, so much is at stake: emotional bonds, career and the future. Dance for Me is a poetic coming-of-age story, with a global twist and thrilling dance moves.
The POV Film Series features a distinguished series of independent documentaries broadcast by PBS.
Admission to the POV Film Series is free but registration is required!