Experience Music Program “EMP”, upcoming events:
The EMP, also known as the Jimi Hendrix Museum, has numerous events that will appeal to every traveler and music enthusiast.
Wednesday, March 19 – Exposed: Inside Film at EMP|SFM – The Other Side of the Mirror: Bob Dylan Live at the Newport Folk Festival with Oscar-winning Documentarian Murray Lerner
EMP|SFM, in partnership with The Warren Report, presents a new film series, Exposed: Inside Film at EMP|SFM. The series includes new films, cult favorites and classic sci-fi and music films. Each screening is followed by a behind-the-scenes look through an interactive discussion with actors, directors or screenwriters associated with the film. In March, The Other Side of the Mirror: Bob Dylan Live at the Newport Folk Festival will be screened followed by a conversation with Oscar-winning Documentarian Murray Lerner. Jasen Emmons, director of curatorial affairs for EMP, will host the evening.
Murray Lerner has created documentary films featuring Miles Davis, Jimi Hendrix, Isaac Stern, The Who and The Doors. The Other Side of the Mirror: Bob Dylan Live at the Newport Folk Festival highlights Bob Dylan’s appearances at the festival between 1963 and 1965 when he transitioned from enigmatic folk singer to emerging rock icon.
In collaboration with Exposed: Inside Film at EMP|SFM, Revolution Bar & Grill is pleased to offer a film-themed happy hour before the screenings. Stop by the restaurant to mingle and take advantage of appetizer and drink specials from 5:30 to 7 pm. For more information visit Revolution Bar & Grill online.
Time: 7 p.m.
Venue: JBL Theater at EMP|SFM, 325 5th Avenue North
Tickets: Free to EMP|SFM and The Warren Report members; $5 general public, 206.770.2702 or 1-877-EMP-SFM1
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