WECA is sponsoring three (3) free movie nights. ALL on Thursdays East Lawn of ElizabethPark:
Sound of Music (1965)
Musical Drama, based on true story
July 19th, Thursday
Join us for the Broadway and film classic.
"You brought music back into the house." - Captain von Trapp.
The plot is based on the memoir of Maria von Trapp, The Story of the Trapp Family Singers. "Somewhere out there is a lady who I think will never be a nun. Auf Wiedersehen, darling." - The Baroness.
So long, farewell, au revoir, auf Wiedersehen! I'd like to stay. Good night.
Starring: Julie Andrews, Christopher Plummer as the Captain, Richard Haydn as Uncle Max, Charmian Carr as Liesl, Eleanor Parker as The Baroness Elsa Shrader, Nicholas Hammond as Friedrich, Kym Karath as Gretl.
Directed by: Robert Wise
Music by: Richard Rogers
Lyrics by: Oscar Hammerstein II
A League of their Own(1992)
Comedy, based on true story
August 16th, Thursday
The movie fictionalizes accounts of the WWII era All-American Girls Professional Baseball League (AAGPBL). The AAGPBL broke ground for women's sports. Come cheer on the Peaches!!
"It's supposed to be hard. If it wasn't hard, everyone would do it. The hard... is what makes it great." - Jimmy Dugan, fictional manager of the Peaches.
"Baseball is what gets inside you. It's what lights you up, you can't deny that." - Jimmy Dugan.
"There's no crying! THERE'S NO CRYING IN BASEBALL!" - Jimmy Dugan
Starring: Tom Hanks, Geena Davis, Lori Petty, Madonna, Megan Cavanagh, Janet Jones, Tea Leoni, Rosie O'Donnell, David Strathairn, Justin Scheller,
Director: Penny Marshall.