A Summer Movie Under the Stars: West Side Story (1961) / Skyline Salsa Band
Wednesday, August 1, 2018
7:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.
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Brooklyn Borough President Eric L. Adams and Prospect Park Alliance present A Summer Movie Under the Stars in partnership with Brooklyn’s Nitehawk Cinema.
August 1: West Side Story (1961)
In this updated adaptation of Romeo and Juliet, Tony and Maria fall in love in 1950s New York. Inspired by the vibrant score and soundtrack, Skyline Salsa Band will get the audience on their feet with salsa numbers before the screening. Neighborhood partners will also provide onsite activities.
August 8: Space Jam (1996)
The Looney Tunes seek out Michael Jordan to help them win a basketball match. Before the screening, enjoy '80s and '90s R&B, hip hop, and dance hits provided by Brooklyn’s own DJ Dr. Israel. Neighborhood partners will also provide onsite activities.
August 22: Alice in Wonderland (1951)
Join us for this rain date screening of Alice in Wonderland as Young Alice stumbles into Wonderland and meets a cast of characters in her quest home. Enjoy Morricone Youth as they provide some pre-film psychedelic tunes.
All musical entertainment will start at 7:00 p.m. and films begin shortly after sundown at Long Meadow North, located nearest to the Grand Army Plaza entrance at Eastern Parkway. The closest subway station is the Eastern Parkway Brooklyn Museum stop on the 2, 3, and 4 lines. There are no rain dates in the event of inclement weather.