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‘Shake It Off’ Dance Film Series at the Hammer
August 22, 2017 @ 7:30 pm
One event on August 16, 2017 at 7:30pm
One event on August 22, 2017 at 7:30pm
One event on August 23, 2017 at 7:30pm
One event on August 30, 2017 at 7:30pm
One event on August 31, 2017 at 7:30pm
Image from Flashdance via The Hammer Museum
A great dance movie can make you feel absolutely euphoric, with music and choreography that thrill and unite an audience. Now, you can savor an entire series of dance films — for fee! This new series, Shake It Off, offers seven different crowd-pleasing films throughout the month of August at Westwood’s Hammer Museum.
Savor the humor and charm of the cheerleading film Bring it On, starring Kirsten Dunst and Gabrielle Union. Get emotionally involved in the story of a welder aspiring to be a ballerina (Flashdance). See one of the early films about the world of hip hop, 1984’s Breakin’, featuring a young Ice T and a small uncredited role from Jean-Claude Van Damme. Have the time of your life during Dirty Dancing, Marvel at the intricate stepping in Stomp the Yard. Gape at Channing Tatum, Matthew Bomer and Joe Manganiello as male exotic dancers in Magic Mike XXL.
The schedule is as follows:
August 1: Saturday Night Fever
August 15: Flashdance
August 16: Breakin’
August 22: Dirty Dancing
August 23: Bring It On
August 30: Stomp the Yard
August 31: Magic Mike XXL
For additional info, check the link below, and enjoy!