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Savannah Christian brings ‘Chitty Chitty, Bang Bang’ to stage for ‘magical’ show

20 Feb 2018

If you have ever wondered what 50 parent-volunteers and a class full of talented theater students can do, you’ll want to check out Savannah Christian Preparatory School’s annual Broadway musical.

 

Film Scene: ‘The Florida Project’ comes to Savannah for one screening only

14 Feb 2018

If you have not availed yourself of the opportunity to see the full run of “Harry Potter” films once more (or, for many readers, the very first time) on the big screen as they were intended to be enjoyed, there is still time to catch the final three installments at the historic Lucas Theatre.

 

Film Scene: Get ‘Moonstruck’ with ‘Harry Potter’ series, vampires and Gray’s Reef festival

07 Feb 2018

Not in the mood for laughter and love? How about haunting visual imagery, emotional turmoil, non-traditional depictions of gender and the occasional gory murder? 

 

Savannah Philharmonic to present dramatic ‘Royal Baroque’ concert

23 Jan 2018

The Savannah Philharmonic will present an ambitious showcase of Baroque orchestral music featuring work from the titans of the era in its 10th concert of the 2017-18 season on Jan. 27 at the Lucas Theatre.

 

Savannah lip syncers battle it out for Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

16 Jan 2018

Need a night of belly laughs, great music and and killer choreography, all for a good cause? 

 

Film Scene: Silent epic ‘Metropolis’ makes a rare Savannah screening

03 Jan 2018

The last time pioneering German Expressionist filmmaker Fritz Lang’s jaw-droppingly stunning sci-fi allegory “Metropolis” was screened publicly in our city was in January 2011.

 

Moscow Ballet brings larger-than-life ‘Nutcracker’ to Savannah

26 Dec 2017

While the “Nutcracker” ballet has been around for generations, ballet companies pride themselves on their own interpretations of Tchaikovsky’s holiday classic — and the Moscow Ballet is no different.

 

Film Scene: Options range from just-opened stage play to 50th anniversary of a cinema classic

06 Dec 2017

The Lucas Theatre offers the latest in its series of National Theatre Live broadcasts of top-shelf British stage plays. This time around, it’s “Young Marx,” the just-opened play about the early life of Karl Marx.

 

Film Scene: From gothic horror to Christmas comedy, forget your cares with a cinema mix

29 Nov 2017

Here at Film Scene, we hope you got your fill of holiday dinner and friends and family over the past week. We also hope there were no fisticuffs involved. 

 

Get lost in the magic of Savannah Ballet Theatre’s ‘The Nutcracker’

28 Nov 2017

The Savannah Ballet Theatre asks that you allow the magic of sugar plum fairies and the drama of “The Nutcracker” to fill your head.

 

Savannah Philharmonic Orchestra and Chorus to present works based on ‘Hiawatha’

14 Nov 2017

The Savannah Philharmonic Orchestra will journey back in time to the days of Hiawatha with the presentation of “From the New World” on Nov. 18 at the Lucas Theatre.

 

Film Scene: SCAD Savannah Film Fest continues, disco on Tybee and ‘Dr. Strangelove’

02 Nov 2017

Those of you who still have not managed to catch this year’s SCAD Savannah Film Festival still have a few days left to take in a bevy of the year’s most acclaimed and/or promising features from around the globe.

 

Film Scene: Enjoy seven days of cinematic wonders in Savannah

26 Oct 2017

This is that time of year when diehard movie lovers — and even those who are only moderately interested in cinema — go flat-out bonkers in our neck of the woods. 

 

Film Scene: From rom-coms to horror, something for everyone at the movies

18 Oct 2017

I’m thrilled to announce that a few weeks from now on Nov. 10, the Lucas plays host to a major fundraising event for the newly rebooted Psychotronic Film Society of Savannah.

 

Film Scene: ‘Columbus,’ Broadway HD events and more fill up week in film

11 Oct 2017

Keep an eye on future Film Scene columns for advance news of several more interesting and unexpected features on tap for the Lucas’ huge screen in the upcoming months. 

 

Film Scene: Psychotronic Film Society honors indie horror pioneer Romero

04 Oct 2017

Looking ahead to the next seven days of alternative cinema events, there’s plenty of wonderful screenings on display for locals and visitors alike.

 

Film Scene: Lucas hosts Savannah premiere of painted picture ‘Loving Vincent’

27 Sep 2017

By the time this issue of Do hits the streets and the web, Armstrong State University’s annual celebration of Latino arts and culture will have already begun, and with that, the second annual installment of the school’s Spanish Film Festival.

 

Film Scene: Savannah area screenings return in full force after Irma’s interruption

20 Sep 2017

Welcome back, friends. I hope Hurricane Irma treated all local Film Scene readers (and their property) with lenience. It certainly wreaked havoc on a number of alternative cinema events.

 

Film Scene: Catch stage dramas, bizarre rarities and award-winning films this week

16 Aug 2017

As I have mentioned before in previous Film Scene columns, it is extremely cool that the Lucas Theatre has begun to offer high-definition digital streams of acclaimed Broadway and off-Broadway stage dramas.

 

Film Scene: Kids of all ages will find cinema delights this week

05 Jul 2017

Looking ahead to the next seven days’ worth of alternative cinema events in our area, there’s plenty of interesting, one- or two-day-only events on tap for both young and old alike. 

 

Summer Cabaret Series moves to new home at The Westin

03 Jul 2017

Fans of the Summer Cabaret Series at the Lucas Theatre need not despair.

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