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August 12-17, 2017: Trip The Light Fantastic, ‘Kedi,’ ‘The Shack,’ American Ninja Warrior screening and ‘Walk Across Connecticut’ Town Hall Meeting

Published: August 11, 2017

SATURDAY, AUGUST 12

TRIP THE LIGHT FANTASTIC:

A BALLROOM DANCE PRODUCTION

Trip The Light Fantastic flier

Saturday, August 12:  6:30-11 pm, $25-$35, performance by professional and amateur dancers in theater, to be followed by open dancing and after party in Alexandria Room; tripthelightfantastic2017@gmail.comtripthelightfantas.wixsite.com/ttlf2017.

Read more here: Professional & Pro-Am Ballroom Show At ETH

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 SUNDAY, AUGUST 13-THURSDAY, AUGUST 17

TWO FILMS

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KEDI (CAT)

Matinee screenings daily 1 pm

Rated PG * running time 1:20

All tickets $3

Hundreds of thousands of cats have roamed the metropolis of Istanbul freely for thousands of years, wandering in and out of people’s lives, impacting them in ways only an animal who lives between the worlds of the wild and the tamed can. Director Ceyda Torun’s documentary, released in February, introduces audiences to seven of these felines.

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The Shack movie poster

THE SHACK 

Screenings Sunday, then Tuesday through Thursdays, 7 & 9:20 pm;

matinees daily, 4 pm

Rated PG-13 * running time 2:12

All tickets $3

Starring Sam Worthington, Octavia Spencer, Tim McGraw,

Graham Greene & Radha Mitchell

A grieving father (Worthington) who has questions for God receives a mysterious personal invitation to meet his Creator at the place where his daughter (Amélie Eve) may have been murdered in this compelling, spiritual drama released in March and based on the novel by William P. Young.

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MONDAY, AUGUST 14

AMERICAN NINJA WARRIOR FINALS

American Ninja Warrior logo

 

Monday, August 14 (ETH THeatre): 8 pm, public invited for free showing on movie screen live airing of Cleveland City Finals of television show.

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TOWN HALL MEETING

with SENATOR CHRIS MURPHY

Wednesday, August 16 (gymnasium): 6:30 pm, Connecticut’s Democratic Senator will be in Newtown as part of five-day “Walk Across Connecticut” tour of state, residents invited to attend pop-up town hall meeting.

Read more here: Murphy’s 2017 ‘Walk Across Connecticut’ To Include Newtown Stop

 

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