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The Hidden History of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol

This fascinating program takes a close-up look at the literary genius of Charles Dickens, England’s most celebrated Victorian novelist, and explores the hidden history behind the author’s 1843 Christmas classic. Author Rochelle Pennington offers behind-the-scenes insights into the epic influence of Dickens’ immortal characters: Ebenezer Scrooge, Jacob Marley, and a trio of Christmas ghosts.
Event Date: 
Nov

European Art in the Age of Shakespeare

Jeff Mishur, of Artexcursions, will be focusing on art created during Shakespeare’s lifetime, 1564-1616, which corresponds to one of the most exciting periods in the history of art. This is a period when accepted Renaissance practices gave way to radical Baroque innovations.. Artists discussed include Caravaggio, Frans Hals, Rubens, and Tintoretto, among others.
Event Date: 
Jan

Oscar Nominated 2016 Movie - <i>Hell or High Water</i>

Oscar Nominated 2016 Movie - Hell or High Water - nominated for 4 Oscars including Best Picture, Best Supporting Actor, and Best Original Screenplay - Rated R, 102 min. - Starring Chris Pine, Ben Foster and Jeff Bridges - A divorced West Texas dad and his ex-con brother resort to a desperate money making scheme in order to save their family's farm from foreclosure.
Event Date: 
Feb

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