Audrey Hepburn Film Series
Audrey Hepburn Film Series
Wed, 08/20/2014 - 6:30pm - Wed, 09/10/2014 - 6:30pm
Wednesdays at 6:30 PM
Geva Theatre Center, WXXI, and The Little Theatre are proud to present an Audrey Hepburn film series in celebration of Geva's upcoming production of Wait Until Dark, running from September 13th to the 30th.
Please join us for four consecutive Wednesday evenings, beginning August 20th, for the Audrey Hepburn Film Fest, as we present five Hepburn classics. All films begin at 6:30 p.m. in Little Theatre 2. Tickets are $7 per film or $25 for a punch card entitling you to all five films plus a regular run film of your choice. Click here to purchase tickets and reserve your seats today!ï»¿ï»¿
During the screenings you'll have a chance to enter a drawing to win two tickets to Wait Until Dark at Geva Theatre Center on Wednesday, October 1 at 7:30 p.m. You can also enter the drawing online by clicking here.
Films featured in the series are:
Breakfast at Tiffany's
Wednesday, August 20th at 6:30 p.m.
In this iconic adaptation of Truman Capote's novella of the same name, Hepburn stars as Holly Golightly, a charming socialite with a youthful zest for life who lives alone in a nearly bare apartment. Holly's carefree independence is changed when she meets her neighbor, aspiring writer Paul Varjak, who is suffering from writer's block. A post-screening discussion will be led by Gannett Film Critic and author Jack Garner.
Wait Until Dark
Wednesday, August 27th at 6:30 p.m.
A recently blinded woman is terrorized by a trio of thugs, led by Alan Arkin, while they search for a doll stuffed with heroin that they believe is in her apartment. Based on the long-running Broadway play by Frederick Knott. The group discussion for this film will be led by the director and cast of Geva's production of Wait Unitl Dark.
Wednesday, September 3rd at 6:30 p.m.
Fred Astaire stars as a fashion photographer who turns Hepburn's Jo Stockton, a Greenwich Village unknown, into an international supermodel. A post-screening discussion will be led by Classical 91.5 Stage Notes host Robert Hammond.
Wednesday, September 10 at 6:30 p.m.
Wealthy brothers compete for the affections of their chauffeur's innocent daughter. Billy Wilder directs this lighthearted romantic comedy, starring Humphrey Bogart and William Holden as the two brothers vying for Sabrina's heart. A post-screening discussion will be led by local film critic and writer Erich Van Dussen.
Wednesday, September 10 at 9 p.m.
A beautiful widow tries to find her husband's lost fortune while eluding the killers who want it for themselves. Cary Grant also stars in this mystery directed by Stanley Donen.