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Monday, July 1, 2019, 1:30 p.m.

The Affairs of Cellini

Dryden Theatre

Senior Matinee—Free for 55+. In this four-handed romantic comedy, the duke and duchess de Medici (Frank Morgan and Constance Bennett) are bored with each other and looking for other amusements. The duchess has her eye on the goldsmith Cellini (Fredric March), while the duke fancies Cellini’s model Angela (Fay Wray). The screening will be directly followed by the yearly Senior Matinee Garden Party, featuring desserts, beverages, and live music!

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019, All Day

The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons

Main Galleries

No matter how you first experienced the classic animations—in the theater, at home on 8mm film or VHS, on television, or even online—this fascinating exhibition will delight with the laughs and lunacy of Warner Bros. cartoons.

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019, All Day

Tanya Marcuse: Woven

Project Gallery

Tanya Marcuse’s latest series of photographs, Woven, expands on her long fascination with cycles of growth and decay in the natural world.

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Tuesday, July 2, 2019, 1 p.m.
Tuesday, July 2, 2019, 7:30 p.m.

Birds Are Prey

Dryden Theatre

Warner Bros. Animation. One of the enduring Warner Bros. animation devices is to put a fowl friend in trouble with a predator. Here, the Road Runner, Tweety Bird, and Foghorn Leghorn evade evisceration in a program of shorts that include: Home, Tweet Home (Friz Freleng, 1950), Tweety’s S.O.S. (Freleng, 1951), A Street Cat Named Sylvester (Freleng, 1953), Little Boy Boo (Robert McKimson, 1954), Dog Pounded (Freleng, 1954), Ready.. Set.. Zoom! (Chuck Jones, 1955), Tugboat Granny (Freleng, 1956), Tweety and the Beanstalk (Freleng, 1957), Greedy for Tweety (Freleng, 1957), Whoa, Be-Gone! (Jones, 1958), Fastest with the Mostest (Jones, 1960), and a dance-happy Porky Pig in his last solo cartoon, The Wearing of the Grin (Jones, 1951).

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019, All Day

The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons

Main Galleries

No matter how you first experienced the classic animations—in the theater, at home on 8mm film or VHS, on television, or even online—this fascinating exhibition will delight with the laughs and lunacy of Warner Bros. cartoons.

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019, All Day

Tanya Marcuse: Woven

Project Gallery

Tanya Marcuse’s latest series of photographs, Woven, expands on her long fascination with cycles of growth and decay in the natural world.

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Wednesday, July 3, 2019, 1 p.m.
Wednesday, July 3, 2019, 7:30 p.m.

Der Dibuk

Dryden Theatre

Rochester Jewish Film Festival Preview. This Yiddish film classic is based on the celebrated play of the same name by S. Ansky. The idea for the play came to Ansky as traveled through small towns of Eastern Europe leading a Jewish folklore expedition (cut short by the outbreak of World War I). In Der Dibuk, boundaries separating the natural from the supernatural dissolve as ill-fated pledges, unfulfilled passions, and untimely deaths ensnare two families in a tragic labyrinth of spiritual possession.

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Thursday, July 4, 2019, All Day

The Art of Warner Bros. Cartoons

Main Galleries

No matter how you first experienced the classic animations—in the theater, at home on 8mm film or VHS, on television, or even online—this fascinating exhibition will delight with the laughs and lunacy of Warner Bros. cartoons.

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