This game-changing film was Hollywood’s first mainstream examination of AIDS, its impact, and the fears and stereotypes surrounding it. Starring Oscar winners Tom Hanks and Denzel Washington. Admission: $10.
Thousands of Japanese women immigrated to Hawaii in the early 20th century to marry sugar-cane laborers they knew little of beyond an exchange of photos. Based on the true accounts of the picture brides, this eloquent film about perseverance blossoms into a tender love story.
Experience the magic of Penn State Abington student singers and musicians.
(Doors open at 7:00 p.m.)
This program is partially funded by the Sally Leah Reinitz Endowment for the Arts.
Celebrate the 200th anniversary of Verdi's birth with a screening of the landmark opera Nabucco, which depicts the plight of the Israelites as they are exiled by the Babylonian king. James Levine conducted of this film version of the Metropolitan Opera production, starring Juan Pons and Maria Guleghina.
Guest Presenter: Dick Jones ~ Health Care Executive in Residence, Penn State Abington and former CEO of Abington Memorial Hospital
Allison Rehmann, Enterprise Holdings, '00 Marketing, Penn State
Allison is Talent Acquisition Manager for the Greater Philadelphia area. In her current role she manages the hiring process for about 30 branches, including the Philadelphia Airport.