Watch This Book Presents To Kill A Mockingbird at Last Saturdays
2011-05-26 · By Editor
Classic characters will jump off the page and onto the silver screen for Watch This Book, a new series of free film screenings celebrating family-friendly adaptations of beloved literary works!
Watch This Book, which also features artists and exhibitors, will take place on the Luther Burbank Elementary School playground as part of “Last Saturdays,” 4th Street Long Beach’s monthly neighborhood street event. Come early, enjoy 4th Street’s variety of independent restaurants and stores, visit our artists and exhibitors, and close your night out with a classic.
The new series kicks off with a screening of 1962′s To Kill A Mockingbird, winner of three Academy Awards (Best Actor – Gregory Peck, Best Art Direction, and Best Adapted Screenplay), and widely considered to be the very best literary adaptation in cinema history.
Guests are invited to bring their own chairs, blankets, picnic baskets – whatever you need to make yourself comfortable to enjoy this beloved classic! Sorry: no pets, alcohol, or smoking will be permitted on school grounds. In the event of rain, this event will be rescheduled.
Get ready for Watch This Book and To Kill a Mockingbird by watching the movie trailer below:
Watch This Book will host the inaugural screening this Saturday, May 28 at Luther Burbank Elementary School is located at 535 Junipero Avenue at 4th Street in Long Beach.
Attention artists, vendors and exhibitors — it’s not too late to participate in this event! E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org for information.