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The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert at EAC

June 18, 2023 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-5

Eastport Arts Center is pleased to present a special screening of the 1994 hit road comedy The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, on Sunday, June 18 at 7 pm, timed to coincide with LGBT Pride Month. A beloved cult classic starring Terence Stamp, Hugo Weaving and Guy Pearce, the film received an Academy Award for costume design; British Academy Film (BAFTA) awards for costume design, makeup and hair; a GLAAD Media ‘Outstanding Film’ award; an Outfest Audience Award for Outstanding Narrative Feature; Golden Space Needle awards for best film and best actor from the Seattle International Film Festival; and production design and costume design awards from The Australian Academy of Cinema and Television Arts Awards (AACTA). In addition, the film was nominated for a Golden Globe for best actor; BAFTA’s original screenplay, production design, cinematography and actor awards; and best film, best direction, best screenplay, cinematography and original score, as well as two best actor awards, by the AACTA.

The film has an R rating. Tickets, $7, will be available for purchase at the EAC box office prior to the screening. This event has been made possible by a Maine Community Foundation Community Building Grant.

The Eastport Arts Center is at 36 Washington Street, Eastport, and at www.eastportartscenter.org, and is handicapped-accessible. EAC abides by the State of Maine CDC COVID guidelines, revisiting our policy monthly. At this time, the use of masks in our building is optional. More information about EAC programs may be found at eastportartscenter.org.

Details

Date:
June 18, 2023
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm UTC-5
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Website:
https://eastportartscenter.org/

Organizer

Eastport Arts Center
Phone
(207) 853-4650
Email
info@eastportartscenter.org
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Venue

Eastport Arts Center (EAC)
36 Washington Street
Eastport, ME 04631 United States
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Phone
(207) 853-4650
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