Thursday, Dec 5, 2013
Classic Movie Screening: "Easter Parade"
Date(s) & Time(s)::
March 23, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Location: Historic Liberty Theater, Murphysboro, IL
The big screen will light up with the classic 1948 movie “Easter Parade” at the Historic Liberty Theater in downtown Murphysboro.Return to event list.
Fred Astaire, Judy Garland, Ann Miller, and Peter Lawford dance the night away with Irving Berlin’s big shot songs “Steppin out with my Baby,” “I Love a Piano”, and, of course , “Easter Parade”.
Admission is by donation and children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Show time is 7:00 pm. Lighted lot parking is available just steps from the Historic Liberty’s front door. Dollar concessions are available.
All proceeds go to support the ongoing restoration and maintenance of the Theater now listed on the National Register of Historic Places which was saved from the wrecking ball by an all volunteer entity. Opened as the Tilford, a movie house, in 1913, the Liberty closed in 1998, and eventually became a non profit free standing landmark which is available for rentals.
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