SUMMER 2002 FILM SERIES AT THE WADSWORTH ATHENEUM MUSEUM OF ART
June 20, 22 -23 - "Baran," directed by Majid Majidi. Iran. Not rated.
June 27, 29-30 - "Italian for Beginners," directed by Lone Scherfig.
July 11, 13-14 - Double feature: "Sister Helen," directed by Rob
Fruchtman and Rebecca Cammisa. USA. Not rated. "Daughter from Danang,"
directed by Gail Dolgin and Vicente Franco. USA. Not rated.
July 18, 20-21 - "Monsoon Wedding," directed by Mira Nair. India.
Rated R. English and subtitles.
July 25, 27-28 - "Why Has Bodhi-Dharma Left for the East?" directed by
Bae Yong-Kyun. Korea. Subtitles. Newly restored print.
Aug. 1, 3-4 - "Honey for Oshun," directed by Humberto Solas. Cuba.
Aug. 8, 10-11 - "Late Marriage," directed by Dover Kosashvili. Israel.
Not rated. Subtitles.
Aug. 15, 17-18 - "Son of the Bride," directed by Juan Carlos
Campanella. Argentina. Rated R. Subtitles.
Films are Thurs and Sat at 7:30 p.m. and Sun at 2 p.m. Tickets: $8; $6 for
museum members, seniors and students with ID. Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art,
600 Main St., Hartford. Information: 860-278-2670; www.wadsworthatheneum.org.
TEQUILA SUNSET CRUISES
July 4 - Aug. 31 - Music and dancing on the Mark Twain. Cajun & Tex-Mex
delights and your favorite drink available for cost. Musical lineup includes
Addis & Reign, Larry Willey & the Blues Talkers, the Banditos, River
City Slim and the Zydeco Hogs, Bayou Brethren and others.
Tickets are $18. Cruises run Thurs-Sat, 7:30-10 p.m., in July and Aug; Fri
& Sat only during Sept.; Sat only during Oct. Leaves from Charter Oak
Landing, Hartford. Information: www.deeprivernavigation.com;
GREATER HARTFORD YMCA'S `Y GAME'
Aug. 10 - Play variety of interactive games. Event includes moon walk, dunking
tank, jousting booth, potato sack races, basketball shoot-off, scavenger hunt,
ultimate Frisbee, climbing wall, water-balloon toss, parachute games,
three-legged race, slip and slide, water tag and more. Plus, music, face
painting, educational booths, Bushnell Park Carousel rides and more.
Starts 10 a.m. Food available for purchase. Free; donations accepted.
Bushnell Park, downtown Hartford. Information: 860-522-9622, Ext. 2314; www.ghymca.org.
June 7 - Janeane Garofalo, comedian.
Starts 8 p.m. Tickets: $34.50 and $27.50. 68 Main St., Torrington.
July 9 - "J. Seeley: 35 Years as an Artistic Misfit," 12:10 p.m.
Wesleyan art professor recounts rocky history of his career as
photographer/printmaker through presentation featuring slides, relics and
portfolio of new inkjet printers. Free. World Music Hall.
July 13 - Family Entertainment: "Planet Baobab," 3 p.m. Multimedia
musical tale inspired by "The Little Prince" by Antoine de Saint-Exupery.
Appropriate for ages 6 and older. Tickets: $8. CFA Theater.
July 16 - Film: "College" (Buster Keaton, 1927), 8 p.m. Silent film
with live organ accompaniment by Shari Lucas. Free. Church of the Holy Trinity,
381 Main St., Middletown.
July 21 - Eiko & Koma: "Offering," 4-7 p.m. Movement installation
designed and performed by Japanese-born dancers, meant to evoke feelings of
connectedness and familiarity, and explores viewer's and performer's
relationships to installation as well as to surrounding environment. Free. Ezra
and Cecile Zilkha Gallery.
Unless noted, events held at Wesleyan University, off Route 9, Middletown.
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