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Movies in the Garden: Moulin Rouge!

April 21, 2017 at 5:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Movies in the Garden is back! Join us in the Sydney and Walda Besthoff Sculpture Garden for a screening under the stars and beneath the live oaks of the lavishly filmed 2001 musical Moulin Rouge! Prior to the screening, the audience will be invited to watch or join in a high-kicking can-can dance led by Trixie Minx Productions & Fleur de Tease.

  • 5 – 7:30 pm: Art on the Spot
  • 5:30 – 7:00 pm: Music by Greg Schatz and the Friggin’ Geniuses
  • 7 pm: Can-can dance demonstration and audience participation
  • 7:45 pm: Film: Moulin Rouge!


Moulin Rouge! (2001) is a celebration of love and creative inspiration that takes place in the infamous, gaudy, and glamorous Parisian nightclub at the cusp of the 20th century. Christian, a young English poet (Ewan McGregor) travels to bohemian Paris where he begins a passionate affair with Satine, the club’s most notorious and beautiful star (Nicole Kidman). Musical numbers include such modern pop songs as “Rhythm of the Night,” “Fool to Believe,” “Lady Marmalade” and “Like A Virgin.” (PG-13, 2 hours, 17 minutes) Watch the trailer.

FREE to NOMA members

Nonmembers (admission includes access to the museum): $12.00 adults | $10.00 seniors | $6.00 children (7-12)

• Children 6 and under are free
• University students with valid ID receive $8.00 admission

Food trucks from Frencheeze, Crepes á la Carte, and La Cocinita will serve drinks and meals. A bar will be set up near the screen in the oak grove.



April 21, 2017
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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