14 June 2019

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Stormy Weather: dir Andrew L Stone (1943)

1 June @ 4.00 pm - 5.30 pm

Free

Newly restored print of the groundbreaking musical with an all-African-American cast, perhaps never matched for sheer brilliance. Bill “Bojangles” Robinson stars as a World War I veteran who hopes to make it big as a dancer and win the heart of singer Selina Rogers (Lena Horne), the background for some 20 dazzling musical numbers including Fats Waller’s Ain’t Misbehavin and Lena Horne singing the classic title tune. The eye-popping Jumpin’ Jive dance sequence by the amazing Nicholas Brothers was described by Fred Astaire as the greatest movie musical number he’d ever seen. A Cinema Space presentation.

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Date:
1 June
Time:
4.00 pm - 5.30 pm
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Website:
https://bit.ly/2IVhsng

Venue

Manarat al Saadiyat
Abu Dhabi,United Arab Emirates+ Google Map