Teaser Tuesdays Film Series

Join us this May for one or all three movies in our Teaser Tuesdays Film Series at Brunswick’s Curtis Memorial Library, 23 Pleasant Street, Brunswick. The programs will take place in the Morrell Meeting Room and will include a free showing of these classic movies, followed by a talk-back with Artistic Director Curt Dale Clark, who will discuss how the films compare to the stage versions. Tuesday Teasers are free and open to the public.



TREASURE ISLAND

MAY 7, 2019 • 6 PM

The 1950 movie follows Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic 1883 novel of the treasure seeking adventures of Jim Hawkins (Bobby Driscoll) and Long John Silver (Robert Newton). With swashbuckling pirates and hidden treasure, this film is Disney’s first completely live-action film.

 



Hello, Dolly!
MAY 14, 2019 • 6 PM

Hello, Dolly! follows a headstrong matchmaker, Dolly Levi (Barbara Streisand) as she finds a match for “half-a-millionaire” Horace Vandergelder (Walter Matthau). The Film, directed by Gene Kelly) won three Oscars for Best Art Direction, Best Score of a Musical Picture and Best Sound. The timeless soundtrack features “Put on Your Sunday Clothes”, “Dancing”, “It Only Takes a Moment” and the title song “Hello, Dolly!”.

 



THE WIZARD OF OZ
MAY 21, 2019 • 6 PM

This 1939 American musical-fantasy is considered to be one of the greatest films in cinema history. Starring Judy Garland as Dorothy Gale, the story follows her whimsical adventure through Oz with help from the Scarecrow (Ray Bolger), the Tinman (Jack Haley), the Cowardly Lion (Bert Lahr) and her dog, Toto. Featuring memorable tunes such as “If I Only Had a Brain” and the Oscar winning “Over the Rainbow” this movie has remained an icon in American cinema and pop-culture since it’s release in 1939.