CANCELLED: Movies On The Waterfront Series: Singin' in the Rain
Monday, July 22, 2019
8:15 p.m.–10:15 p.m.
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Central Astoria LDC is pleased to kick off the 2019 Movies on the Waterfront Series with a showing of 'Singin' in the Rain'.
This FREE movie presentation is open to the public, and no RSVP or tickets are required. Just show up!
Singin' in the Rain
Taking place during the rise of the "talkies", we meet Don Lockwood and Lina Lamont who have risen to stardom during the silent-film era of Hollywood. Beautiful, charismatic and influential, the two combine to make a great on-screen pair. The introduction of talking pictures poses a threat to the powerful duo, however, when it is discovered by audiences that Lina has an excruciatingly shrill voice. Enter young studio singer Kathy Selden, a woman who lacks the stardom of Ms. Lamont but possesses the beautiful voice of which Lina is in dire need. Can Don and Lina find a solution to Lina's laughably annoying voice to salvage their careers?
Directions to Astoria Park
Know Before You Go
The track at Astoria Park is currently closed for reconstruction as part of our Anchor Parks initiative to improve the quality of major parks across the city. While the track is under construction, we encourage you to join the New York Road Runners’ free weekly NYRR Open Run, which meets for walks and runs on Saturdays at 9:00 a.m. north of the parking lot, by the pool. You can also look for NYRR Mile Markers to track your distance along a measured course in the park. Please visit our Capital Projects Tracker for the latest on our construction progress.
Anticipated Completion: Spring 2020
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