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Black Orpheus

  • 100 Lafayette Street Shaw Center for the Arts Baton Rouge, LA 70801-
  • Manship Theatre
  • February 8, 2018
  • Time: 7:00 PM
  • Price: $9.50, plus fees and tax (please call for discounts)
  • (225) 344-0334

BLACK ORPHEUS (1959) inspired by West Baton Rouge Museum's Creoles du Monde exhibit
Film Length: 100 mins 
This Film is Rated: PG
Portuguese with English subtitles 

The Oscar winning retelling of the Orpheus and Eurydice myth, set during the Carnival in Rio de Janeiro. 

Watch the film trailer here

Directed by: Marcel Camus
Written by: Marcel Camus and Jacques Viot
Starring: Breno Mello, Marpessa Dawn, and Lourdes de Oliveira 

All patrons, regardless of age, must have a ticket to attend performances. Please carefully consider whether a performance is appropriate for children before planning to attend.