“March of the Penguins - Live!” at Bailey Hall Presents
the Oscar-Winning Film with The Broward Symphony Led by the
Conductor of the Original Movie Soundtrack, Jeffrey Schindler
Davie, FL (February 10, 2017) – In partnership with Warner Bros., the “Bailey Hall Presents” series offers one of its season’s highlights with March of the Penguins – Live! on Saturday, February 25th at 7:30 p.m.
As the movie screens, the Broward Symphony orchestra will perform Alex Wurman’s evocative score under the baton of Jeffrey Schindler, conductor of the original movie soundtrack and one of the most prolific music directors in Hollywood.
Narrated by Morgan Freeman, the Oscar-winning documentary explores the vast landscape and soundscapes of Antarctica through the extraordinary lives of its penguins. Director Luc Jacquet brilliantly captures the penguins as they embark on a journey that will take them hundreds of miles across the icy Antarctic in harsh conditions in the quest to find the perfect mate and start a family.
With more than 60 volunteer musicians, the Broward Symphony Orchestra has brought classical music to the community for over 50 years and is based at Bailey Hall.
“The impactful score and captivating visuals makes this a must-see for music and film fans,” said Dr. Dan Barnard, associate dean of cultural affairs and director of Bailey Hall.
Tickets are available for $12-24 and can be purchased by visiting www.baileyhall.org or contacting the Bailey Hall box office at (954) 201-6884. The box office and phone lines are open Tuesday through Friday from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and one hour prior to an event.
The flagship venue of Broward College, Bailey Hall is located on the A. Hugh Adams Central Campus at 3501 Davie Rd. in Davie and offers free parking.
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ABOUT BAILEY HALL:
Bailey Hall offers Broward College students, faculty and the South Florida community with highest quality cultural entertainment and programming which is hip, smart, engaging, and authentic. The College uses its various music, theater, and film series to incorporate an academic component for its fine arts and visual arts students through master classes, workshops and participation. Recently, Bailey Hall underwent a $5.6 million renovation to improve the experience, sound and atmosphere.
ABOUT BROWARD COLLEGE:
Serving more than 63,000 students annually, Broward College provides residents with certificate programs, two-year university-transfer degrees, two-year career degrees and baccalaureate degrees in selected programs. The mission of the college is to provide high-quality educational programs and services that are affordable and accessible to a diverse community of learners. For more information, visit www.broward.edu.