We aim to make your Sundays even better with a selection of RETRO CLASSICS that will make for cosy afternoon screenings at the Windsor Cinema, Nedlands. All to be enjoyed with a live organist from 1:00 pm before the film screens at 1:30 pm. Tickets only $15!
May 9: Out of Africa - From 1 pm we have an extra treat for mum with spicy chai and delicious Indian sweets courtesy of our friends next door at Maharaja Indian Bistro.May 16: The Lady Killers May 23: Citizen Kane May 30: A Room With A View Jun 6: Singing in the Rain + An American in Paris. Put on your dancing shoes! Jun 13: Kind Hearts & Coronets. Alec Guinness is unforgettable. Jun 20: War and Peace. Jun 27: West Side Story. The all-time classic American stage show. Jul 4: Psycho + The Birds. Hitchcockian double shiver- thrillers Jul 11: Brief Encounter
We'll further be evoking the good old days with two wildly talented organists alternating performing live before the film from 1 pm:
Juilliard School Masters graduate, ALESSANDRO PITTORINO and WAAPA graduate, ANDREW BROWN
Hailed as "Australia's wunderkind organist" by ABC TV, Alessandro Pittorino is a Masters graduate of The Juilliard School in New York where he studied with Grammy Award-winning organist Paul Jacobs. Heralded by Germany’s BR-Klassik as an “Extraordinary young organist”, Pittorino has performed extensively throughout the USA and Australia, most notably at NYC’s Alice Tully Hall in Lincoln Center, San Diego’s Spreckels Organ Pavilion, The Resonant Bodies Festival at Carriageworks in Sydney, The Melbourne Town Hall, and with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra. www.aussieorganist.com
Performing: May 30; June 6, 13, 20 & 27; and July 11.
With a passion for music and flying, Andrew Brown has led a successful career as an organist and airline pilot.
As an organ scholar in high school, he later graduated from Edith Cowan University and majored in organ at WAAPA. Andrew has held positions in many churches around Perth including St Mary’s Cathedral and St Patrick’s Basilica. Andrew has also performed overseas in Germany, Asia and the USA. He has worked in music departments at several schools around Perth and toured with WA Opera on regional shows.
The Ladykillers follows the hilarious capers of a group of small-time crooks, taking on more they can handle in the form of their sweet, but slightly dotty, elderly landlady Mrs Wilberforce (BAFTA Award-winning actress Katie Johnson).
This group of seedy misfits are planning a security van ...
When a reporter is assigned to decipher newspaper magnate Charles Foster Kane's (Orson Welles) dying words, his investigation gradually reveals the fascinating portrait of a complex man who rose from obscurity to staggering heights.
Though Kane's friend and colleague Jedediah Leland (Joseph ...
A star studded cast of British acting royalty!
In this British drama based on the novel by E.M. Forster, Lucy Honeychurch (Helena Bonham-Carter), a young Englishwoman, is touring Italy with her older cousin (Maggie Smith). At a hotel in Florence, Lucy meets the charming and free-spirited George ...
Singing in the Rain When the transition is being made from silent films to "talkies", everyone has trouble adapting. Don and Lina have been cast repeatedly as a romantic couple, but when their latest film is remade into a musical, only Don has the voice for the new singing part. After a lot of ...
A hilarious study in the gentle art of murder!
When his mother eloped with an Italian opera singer, Louis Mazzini (Dennis Price) was cut off from her aristocratic family. After the family refuses to let her be buried in the family mausoleum, Louis avenges his mother's death by attempting to murder ...
In the years leading to Napoleon's invasion, members of the Russian aristocracy face a myriad of personal tragedies. After his father dies, Count Pierre Bezukhov (Henry Fonda), a friend of Prince Andrei Bolkonsky (Mel Ferrer), receives a substantial inheritance. When he decides to marry, Bezukhov ...
A movie, a musical, a torrid love story ... and a tragedy. West Side Story, starring Natalie Wood, is one of the most powerful and iconic movie musicals ever made.
The Jets, a white gang on New York's explosive West Side, is getting ready to fight the rival Puerto Rican gang, the ...
Phoenix secretary Marion Crane (Janet Leigh), is on the run after stealing $40,000 from her employer to elope with her boyfriend, Sam Loomis (John Gavin).
Whilst fleeing, Marion is overcome with exhaustion during a heavy rainstorm. Travelling on the back roads to avoid the ...
One of cinema's classic love stories
After a chance meeting on a train platform, a married doctor (Trevor Howard) and a suburban housewife (Celia Johnson) begin a muted but passionate, and ultimately doomed, love affair. With its evocatively fog-enshrouded setting, swooning Rachmaninoff score, and ...