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In Tune With The Times: Social History & Satire in Musicals
Higham Ferrers - Contact:Kim Eaves (01832 733565).
An entertaining look at history through operettas and musicals. Using film clips and musical extracts we shall study Second Empire France (Orpheus in the Underworld); Weimar Germany (Cabaret); Belle Époque Paris and Vienna (The Merry Widow); the 1930s through Hollywood film musicals affected by the notorious Production code; the Sexual Revolution; and what today’s blockbusters tell us about our own time.
£52.00 (discounted £46.80) or Free
Tuesday 10.00am - 11:30am, 9 meetings from 13 January 2015