Mon
8

Don't Stop the Music Film Series: Ray

Monday, June 8, 2015

5:30 PM-8:15 PM

Cost: Free and Open to All

Providence Public Library
150 Empire Street
Providence, RI 02903

Auditorium (3rd Floor)

Mon, 2015-06-08 17:30 - 20:15

Sweet Dreams and Back Beats:  Mighty Music Bios

Delve into the background of great American music legends in this series of biopics selected and moderated by Dave Lussier.  Dave is a Providence composer/arranger of over 350 songs and as a student of the “School of Rock” for over 35 years, he brings his expertise to the Don’t Stop the Music Films Series.

Ray, 2004            

Directed by Taylor Hackford                       

152 minutes                      

Rated PG-13

The story of the life and career of the legendary rhythm and blues musician Ray Charles, from his humble beginnings in the South, where he went blind at age seven, to his meteoric rise to stardom during the 1950s and 1960s.

Starring Jamie Foxx, Regina King, Kerry Washington.

Complete series flyer

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