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SummerFilm: Super 8

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SummerFilm: Super 8

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Extraordinary Cinema: Midnight in Paris

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Thursday

7:30pm @ Historic Theater • PG13 • 112 min • 2011 After witnessing a mysterious train crash, a group of friends in the summer of 1979 begin noticing strange happenings going on in their small town, and investigate the strange phenomenon. 7:30pm @ Historic Theater • PG13 • 112 min • 2011

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Intimately Yours: Bruce Hornsby

8pm @ Historic Theater • Tickets: $59; $48 One of the most dynamic live performers in rock, Hornsby makes even the most intricate compositions sound effortless.

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Extraordinary Cinema: Cave of Forgotten Dreams

NT Live: One Man, Two Guvnors

1pm @ Historic Theater • Tickets: $27.50 Directed by Nicholas Hytner (NT’s Artistic Director) and starring James Corden (The History Boys), in which sex, food and money are high on the agenda.

Extraordinary Cinema: Cave of Forgotten Dreams 7pm @ Historic Theater • G • 89min • 2010

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Extraordinary Cinema: Bill Cunningham New York

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Historical Tour: 5:30pm @ The Historic Theater

Wednesday

Extraordinary Cinema: Midnight in Paris

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7pm @ Historic Theater • PG13 • 94min • 2011 Owen Wilson, Rachel McAdams, Kathy Bates in Woody Allen’s romantic comedy about a family in Paris for business.

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7pm @ Historic Theater • G • 89min • 2010 Few had stepped foot in Neanderthal Chauvet Cave until Werner Herzog gained access to film this awe-inspiring site.

The Music Hall Presents: Big Sam's Funky Nation 7pm & 9pm @ Music Hall Loft • Tickets: $30

Sunday

Hailing from New Orleans, the former trombone player of the Dirty Dozen Brass Band entertains audiences with his highvoltage brand of funk, rock, jazz, and hip-hop.

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Extraordinary Cinema: Midnight in Paris

7pm @ Historic Theater • PG13 • 94min • 2011

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September 2011

No Film Tonight Film patrons in the know buy their tickets in advance and online!

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Historical Tour: 5:30pm @ The Historic Theater Extraordinary Cinema: Midnight in Paris

7pm @ Historic Theater • PG13 • 94min • 2011

No Film Tonight

7pm & 9pm @ Music Hall Loft • NR • 84min • 2010

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7pm @ Historic Theater • PG13 • 94min • 2011

Extraordinary Cinema: Bill Cunningham New York

7pm & 9pm @ Music Hall Loft • NR • 84min • 2010 A poignant portrait of the NY Times photographer, whose only wealth is his own humanity and unassuming grace.

Hilarity @ The Music Hall: Life in a Marital Institution 8pm @ Music Hall Loft • Tickets: $38 Meredith Vieira Productions presents This American Life contributor James Braly - 20 years of monogamy in one terrifying hour!

Extraordinary Cinema: Beginners

7pm @ Historic Theater • R • 104min • 2011 Oliver (Ewan McGregor) meets Anna (Mélanie Laurent) after the death of his father (Christopher Plummer) who came out of the closet at age 75 to live a full, energized life.

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Kids RULE!: Rio

2pm @ Historic Theater • G • 96min • 2011 A comedy adventure about taking a walk on the wild side! Blu, a domesticated Macaw, heads to Rio de Janeiro.

Hilarity @ The Music Hall: Life in a Marital Institution 7pm @ Music Hall Loft • Tickets: $38 Extraordinary Cinema: Beginners

7pm @ Historic Theater • R • 104min • 2011

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Hilarity @ The Music Hall: Life in a Marital Institution 7pm @ Music Hall Loft • Tickets: $38 Extraordinary Cinema: Beginners

7pm @ Historic Theater • R • 104min • 2011 No Film Tonight

No Film Tonight

Back to school! See our line up of School Days Series shows – all tix $6 – at TheMusicHall.org

Tuesday

No Film Tonight

Thursday

Telluride by the Sea Films to be announced Labor Day Weekend

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Telluride by the Sea Watch for your brochure in the mail in Early september

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Telluride by the Sea Patron & weekend Passes on sale now, individual tickets on sale labor day weekend!

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No Film Tonight

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Writers in the Loft: Stephen Greenblatt 7pm @ Music Hall Loft • Ticket Package: $41 includes

book ($26.95), beverage, and book signing meet-and-greet

The NY Times bestselling author and celebrated Harvard professor will discuss his new nonfiction work, about the great cultural “swerve” known as the Renaissance.

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Extraordinary Cinema: I Am

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Extraordinary Cinema: I Am

7pm @ Music Hall Loft • NR • 76min • 2011 Producer/director Tom Shadyac emerged from an accident a changed man - his probing documentary explores our world and what we can do to make it better. 7pm @ Music Hall Loft • NR • 76min • 2011

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Extraordinary Cinema: I Am

7pm @ Music Hall Loft • NR • 76min • 2011

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Show & Tell Discussion follows the film Film tickets: $8.50 Adults, $6.50 Seniors 60+, Students & Military 9/3 Intimately Yours: Bruce Hornsby Series Sponsors: 92.5 The River; Jumpin' Jay's Fish Café Evening Sponsor: Martin's Point Health Care; Wheelabrator Technologies, Inc.; Clear Eye Photo • 9/9-11 Hilarity: Life in a Marital Institution Series Sponsors: WHEB; Kennebunk Savings Bank 9/17 NT Live Series Sponsor: Seatrade International Co., Inc. 9/23-9/25 Telluride by the Sea Sponsors: BayRing Communications; New Hampshire Public Television; Harbour Light Strategic Marketing; Jackson Lewis, LLP; Jane James; Now or Never Media; The Portsmouth Brewery; Radici; Seatrade International Co., Inc.; Smuttynose Brewing Company; TMS Architects; The District; Isle of Shoals Steamship Company; The Wire 9/27 Writers in the Loft: Stephen Greenblatt Series Sponsor: Citizens Bank


NOW The Music Hall’s Monthly Calendar

September 2011

High-voltage funk, rock, jazz, and hip-hop. “one of New Orleans’ most energetic brass bands” – AP

BIG SAM'S FUNKY NATION SEPTEMBER 18 Tickets on sale now

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Mon., Nov. 7 • 7pm

Ann Beattie

with her book Mrs. Nixon: A Novelist Imagines A Life

ANNOUNCING…

A first experience with live theater.

Writers in the Loft

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School Days Series

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Join or renew your membership and help the Seacoast continue to Explore + Learn!

Two new Loft shows just announced!

Top New Orleans high-voltage funk band Big Sam’s Funky Nation is coming to the Loft September 18 for two shows. On sale to members now and to the public on August 26. One of America’s most celebrated writers, Ann Beattie, will join us for Writers in the Loft,

November 7. On sale to members September 9 and to the public September 23. As always, members have the first opportunity to buy tickets! PS: In our Autumn NOW magazine, we just announced several shows ranging from Paula Poundstone to Chris Matthews and Brandi Carlile. All are on sale to members now!

Telluride by the sea: 9/23-25, 2011 Watch for your brochure in the mail!

The Music Hall and the Telluride Film Festival collaborate on an exclusive presentation of six new features, brought directly from their Colorado debuts. Featuring the latest international cinema, private parties, delicious food, and inspired conversations with like-minded cinephiles.

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September 2011 NOW  

The September Calendar edition of newsletter for The Music Hall, Portsmouth, NH