Music & Movies: Big Star with Billy Burke

Join us for Film Fridays, the Museum’s exciting film program presenting the best movies you’ve (n)ever seen –music begins at 6:30 pm and screenings are 7:30 Fridays from July 24 through September 25. Wine, beer, soda and snacks will be available for purchase. Please note: the theater may be cold; sweaters or jackets are recommended.

$5 Museum Members, $7 Non-members. Paid reservations are required; RSVP online or call 941-746-4131, ext. 13.

“Music & Movies” – A partnership between Realize Bradenton, the Downtown Development Authority and the South Florida Museum, we are happy to bring you this wonderful collection of movies about music and musicians with live musical performances by our talented local artists.

Big Star: Nothing Can Hurt Me (2012) Rated PG-13, 100 mins. Drew DeNicola's documentary traces the history of the highly influential power-pop band Big Star, which was headed by Alex Chilton. The band's three albums provided inspiration to a host of successful artists including R.E.M., The Replacements, and The Flaming Lips. Archival footage of the group is presented along with commentary from those who worked with them.

Live musical performance by Billy Burke. A local singer/songwriter. His newest music has been compared to artists like Ed Sheeran and John Mayer.

WHEN

August 28, 2015 at 6:30pm – 9:30pm

WHERE

South Florida Museum
201 10th St W
Bradenton, FL 34205
United States
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