Thursday, 30 September 2010

Film | The Band Wagon

When: 2nd October 2010
Where: Barbican, Cinema 1

Details as follows:
Tickets: £8-£10
Start: 4:00pm

Another of Minnelli’s greatest musicals, The Band Wagonfinds a high-brow stage producer trying to turn an aging dancer’s comeback show into an arthouse version of Faust.
Featuring a stream of brilliant Howard Dietz / Arthur Schwartz songs (including A Shine on Your Shoes and Dancing in the Dark), a delectable script by Betty Comden and Adolph Green, art direction by Cedric Gibbons, and fabulous performances byFred Astaire, Cyd Charisse and Jack Buchanan. 

US 1953 Dir. Vincente Minnelli 111 min. 


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