Date: October 21, 2021 | Time: 7:30pm | Location: Miller Theater
Steven Spielberg’s cinematic masterpiece E.T. The Extra-Terrestrial plays on the big screen while the Augusta Symphony performs John Williams’s Academy Award®-winning score live. Experience the magic once more!
Subscriptions on sale June 16, 2021.
Individual tickets on sale August 18, 2021 at 10:00am.
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Date: September 23, 2021 | Times: 1pm & 7pm | Location: Maxwell Performing Arts Theatre
Visionary comic book writer/artist/filmmaker Dash Shaw’s vibrant, fantastical animated feature follows cryptozookeepers through a richly-drawn hallucinatory world as they struggle to capture a baku (a legendary dream-eating hybrid creature) and begin to wonder if they should display these rare beasts in the confines of a zoo, or if these mythical creatures should remain hidden and unknown.
Featuring the voice talents of Lake Bell, Zoe Kazan, Michael Cera, Louisa Krause, Peter Stormare, Thomas Jay Ryan, Grace Zabriskie and Angeliki Papoulia, CRYPTOZOO is written and directed by Shaw, with Jane Samborski directing the stunning animation.
FREE admission to the Cinema Series is made possible by Student Life and Engagement and by the generous support of The Bee’s Knees and The Hive.
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Date: September 9, 2021 | Times: 1pm and 7pm | Location: Maxwell Theatre (AU Summerville Campus) | Cost: Free
Alvin Ailey was a trailblazing pioneer who found salvation through dance. AILEY traces the full contours of this brilliant and enigmatic man whose search for the truth in movement resulted in enduring choreography that centers on the Black American experience with grace, strength, and unparalleled beauty.
Watch the trailer here.
A late masterpiece from director John Ford and one of the most influential movies ever made, The Searchers stars John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, and a very young Natalie Wood in a tale of revenge.
AFI’s Funniest American Movie of All Time: Some Like It Hot (1959). Directed, cowritten, and coproduced by the inimitable Billy Wilder, this film is a romantic comedy about two hapless musicians fleeing the mob. It stars Marilyn Monroe, Tony Curtis, and Jack Lemmon.