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http://images.mymovies.net/images/film/cin/350x522/fid14295.jpgThe State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg is one of the largest and oldest museums in the world holding over 3 million treasures and boasting more curators than any other art institution. To mark the momentous occasion of its 250th anniversary the museum opened its doors for the filming of Hermitage Revealed – a cinematic event that is a must-see for all fans of art, architecture and the culture and history of Russia.

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In 19th Street Theatre
1 hour and 23 mins.

Unrated

Monday, June 1 @ 7:30pm

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http://i.movie.as/p/214550.jpgIRIS pairs legendary 87-year-old documentarian Albert Maysles with Iris Apfel, the quick-witted, flamboyantly dressed 93-year-old style maven who has had an outsized presence on the New York fashion scene for decades. More than a fashion film, the documentary is a story about creativity and how, even in Iris’ dotage, a soaring free spirit continues to inspire.

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In Theatre 514
1 hour and 20 mins.

Rated PG-13

Friday-Sunday, May 29-31 @ 2:00, 6:00pm
Monday, June 1 @ 7:30pm
Tuesday, June 2 @ 5:00pm
Wednesday, June 3 @ 7:30pm
Thursday, June 4 @ 5:00pm

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http://www.circlecinema.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/04/far-from-the-madding-crowd-poster.jpgBased on the literary classic by Thomas Hardy, FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD is the story of independent, beautiful and headstrong Bathsheba Everdene (Carey Mulligan), who attracts three very different suitors: Gabriel Oak (Matthias Schoenaerts), a sheep farmer, captivated by her fetching willfulness; Frank Troy (Tom Sturridge), a handsome and reckless Sergeant; and William Boldwood (Michael Sheen), a prosperous and mature bachelor.

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In 19th Street Theatre
2 hours

Rated PG-13

Tuesday-Thursday, May 26-28 @ 5:00, 7:30pm
Friday, May 29 @ 3:00, 5:30, 8:00pm
Saturday-Sunday, May 30-31 @ 12:30, 3:00, 5:30, 8:00pm
Monday, June 1 @ 5:00pm
Tuesday-Thursday, June 2-4 @ 5:00, 7:30pm

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Forty years ago, artist Alex Carver (Morgan Freeman) bought a run-down apartment in a sketchy part of Brooklyn with his wife, schoolteacher Ruth (Diane Keaton). Today, their neighborhood is now very hip and their apartment worth a small fortune. The now- retired Ruth and Alex haven’t changed – they are still as much in love as ever. But they have let Ruth’s niece Lily (Cynthia Nixon), a real estate agent, list their property to see what the market might bear.

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In Theatre 514
1 hour and 32 mins.

Rated PG-13

Tuesday-Thursday, May 26-28 @ 7:30pm
Friday-Sunday, May 29-31 @ 4:00, 8:00pm
Monday, June 1 @ 5:00pm
Tuesday, June 2 @ 7:30pm
Wednesday, June 3 @ 5:00pm
Thursday, June 4 @ 7:30pm

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Maria Enders (Juliette Binoche) is an actress at the peak of her international career who is asked to perform in a revival of the play that made her famous twenty years earlier. Back then she played the role of Sigrid, an alluring young woman who disarms and eventually drives her boss Helena to suicide. Now she is being asked to step into the other role, that of the older Helena. She departs with her assistant (Kristen Stewart) to rehearse in Sils Maria, a remote region of the Alps.

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In Theatre 514
Tuesday-Thursday, May 26-28 @ 5:00pm

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showboatvertFrom San Francisco Opera and directed by Francesca Zambello

A true classic of American musical theater comes to life on the big screen in this new lavish production of Oscar Hammerstein and Jerome Kern’s masterpiece, “Showboat.” Filmed live at the San Francisco Opera, Director Francesca Zambello’s grand-scale production of “Showboat” is “a triumph—a stylish, fast-paced and colorful show that had the capacity audience on its feet, cheering loud and long.” The magnificent score includes such classic songs as “Ol’ Man River,” “Can’t Help Lovin’ Dat Man,” “Make Believe” and “You Are Love.”

“One memorable song follows another, each an enduring thread in the fabric of American popular culture.” –Chicago Tribune

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Tickets:
Regular Admission $15
Member Admission $11
(Members must have valid Civic Member Card; please call Box Office)

 In Civic’s 19th Street Theatre

Monday, June 29 @ 7:30 pm

 

matisse_vertHailed as the most successful exhibition in Tate Modern’s history, catch “Henri Matisse: The Cut-Outs” at the Civic, featuring exclusive new footage from The Museum of Modern Art in New York. Audiences are invited to enjoy an intimate, behind-the-scenes documentary about this acclaimed exhibition with contributions from people who knew Matisse and experts such as curators, historians, Tate director Nicholas Serota, and MoMA director Glenn D. Lowry. At the intersection of all of these creative forces, Matisse: From Tate Modern and MoMA is what Apollo Magazine calls “genuinely inspiring.”

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In Civic’s 19th Street Theatre

Monday, May 11, 2015 @7:30 pm

hermitage vertHermitage Revealed takes audiences on a thrilling journey through the Russian museum’s tumultuous history, from imperial palace to state museum. The camera takes the point of view of an unseen narrator as it explores the museum and travels through Russian history, creating a 99-minute exploration of both the museum and the Russian history it encompasses. Hermitage Revealed is a must-see not only because it is the first feature-length narrative film shot in a single take, but because it celebrates the intersection of art, architecture, and the culture and history of Russia.

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In the 19th Street Theatre

Monday, June 1 @ 7:30 pm

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Broadcast in HD from the English National Opera

Guaranteed to be a major event, Mike Leigh (Palme d’Or winner & 5 times Oscar nominee) directs his first ever opera for the stage. Gilbert & Sullivan’s popular comic opera features much-loved favorites including ‘A Policeman’s Lot is not a Happy One’ and ‘I am the Very Model of a Modern Major General’. Watch as Frederic, at the completion of his apprenticeship to a group of gentlemanly pirates, searches for love and a way to do his duty in this ever-popular melodrama.

At the 19th Street Theatre
Tuesday, June 9 @ 7:30 pm

hte vertThe New Tim Rice Musical
From Here to Eternity: The Musical
Filmed Live in HD From London’s West End

Pearl Harbor, 1941, where the girls sing “don’cha like Hawaii”, the men of G Company sing the blues, and where even on an army base, love and desire are never very far away … is the setting for “From Here to Eternity: The Musical.” When the troubled Private Prewitt falls for the kindhearted escort club girl Lorene, and when his platoon sergeant, Warden, embarks on a dangerous affair with his commanding officer’s wife, Karen, the lives of both men are set on a course they cannot control. As war approaches, the worlds of the four lovers and the soldiers of G Company are dramatically ripped apart.  Sir Tim Rice’s magnificent new musical “From Here To Eternity” is adapted from one of the greatest novels of the twentieth century and the source of one of Hollywood’s most memorable film classics.

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In Civic’s 19th Street Theatre

Monday, June 15 @ 7:30 pm