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Opera Movie Screening: “A Night at the Opera” | SF Main Library

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Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm | Cost: FREE
San Francisco Main Public Library | 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102

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Opera Movie Screening | SF Main Library

Merola Goes to the Movies is a new series at the SF Public Library that presents great opera-themed movies that have been captured on film.

Each film is preceded by a short, pre-screening talk by a Merola representative who will give an insider’s look at the opera and interesting facts about the making of the film.

All screenings start at 1 pm at the Koret Auditorium at the San Francisco Public Library Main Branch. Admission is free. Seating is on a first-come, first-served basis. Screenings are recommended for ages 10 and older.

Saturday, January 11, 2014
"A Night at the Opera" | Opera Movie Screening | SF Main Library

What happens when the Marx Brothers go to the opera? A comedy film classic. There are plenty of high-jinxs and high C’s as Groucho and the boys enter high society as they try to secure a major Italian singer for the New York Opera Company. This classic features selections from Il Trovatore and Pagliacci.

Starring: The Marx Brothers, Margaret Dumont, Kitty Carlisle
Directed by Sam Wood Black and White; Not Rated; 93 minutes; 1935.

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Cost: FREE
Categories: Movies, San Francisco, Theater & Performance
Address: 100 Larkin St, San Francisco, CA 94102