Community Connection


Date Time Location Event

Previews: 
Jan. 24, 25, 28
Opening Night/
Media Reception:
Jan. 29, 2015

Runs:  Jan. 29 -
Feb. 22, 2015

See the website
for listing

The Ensemble Theater

3535 Main

Houston, Texas 77002

www.ensemblehouston.com

Fly

By Trey Ellis and Ricardo Khan
Directed by Allie Woods

Description: Fly celebrates the lives of the courageous and dedicated Tuskegee Airman who flew during World War II. Travel with these determined young men who made historic contributions toward the desegregation of the American military and furthering of civil rights. These heroic military pioneers landed a phenomenal place in history.


January 9, 2015

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Discovery Green

1500 McKinney St  Houston, TX 77010

www.discoverygreen.com

Bank of America Friday Night Flicks

Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory

Description: Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (G) 1971, 100 min. CC Spanish A poor boy wins the opportunity to tour the most eccentric and wonderful candy factory of all. Skate and watch or just enjoy the movie. Skating fees apply


January 12, 2015

7:00 pm  - 9:00 pm

Discovery Green

1500 McKinney St  Houston, TX 77010

www.discoverygreen.com

Jazz on Ice

Description: Join veteran Houston musician, performer and skating Jazzman Jawad for an evening of jazz jams on the ICE. Sponsored by Ice Rink Events.


January  16, 2015

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Discovery Green

1500 McKinney St  Houston, TX 77010

www.discoverygreen.com

Bank of America Friday Night Flicks

March of the Penguins

Description: March of the Penguins (G) 2005, 85 min. CC English A look at the annual journey of Emperor penguins as they march -- single file -- to their traditional breeding ground. Skate and watch or just enjoy the movie. Skating fees apply.


January  23, 2015

7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Discovery Green

1500 McKinney St  Houston, TX 77010

www.discoverygreen.com

Bank of America Friday Night Flicks

Edward Scissorhands

Description: Edward Scissorhands (PG-13) 1990, 105 min. CC Spanish An uncommonly gentle young man, who happens to have scissors for hands, falls in love with a beautiful adolescent girl. Skate and watch or just enjoy the movie. Skating fees apply.


January 22, 2015

7:00 pm

Houston Museum of African American Culture

4807 Caroline Street
Houston, TX 77004

www.hmaac.org

Film Screening

Blue Caprice

Description: Blue Caprice is a harrowing yet restrained psychological thriller about an abandoned boy lured to America into the shadows of a dangerous father figure.

Marked by captivating performances by Issiah Washington and Tequan Richmond, lyrical camerawork and bold structure, Blue Caprice documents the mechanisms that lead its subjects to embrace physical violence. Blue Caprice paints a riveting portrait of 21st century America and a haunting depiction of two cold-blooded killers that will endure long after the lights come up.

January 30, 2015

7:30 PM - 9:30 PM

Discovery Green

1500 McKinney St  Houston, TX 77010

www.discoverygreen.com

Bank of America Friday Night Flicks

Oz the Great and Powerful

Description: Oz the Great and Powerful (PG) 2013, 127 min. CC English A small-time magician is swept away to an enchanted land and is forced into a power struggle between three witches. Skate and watch or just enjoy the movie. Skating fees apply.


January 30, 2015 - March 29, 2015

7:00 pm

Houston Museum of African American Culture

4807 Caroline Street
Houston, TX 77004

www.hmaac.org

Exhibit

My Life As a Doll

Description: A walk through installation experience that is a meditation on the status of women. Seductive aspects of a built fantasy world slowly give way to reveal the perils for a woman living her life as a doll. By exploring personal spaces and narrative elements of this character's life, viewers entering the installation will encounter a dialogue about power structures, childhood expectations and gender distinctions that take root early on and continue to shape us as adults.