Festival Musical(s)
Festival Events Calendar
Monday Aug 1
6:00 pIt's De-Lovely
Thursday Aug 4
10:00 aBorn To Dance
4:30 pMovie Bios of Porter
7:30 pAll Of You
Friday Aug 5
10:00 aKiss Me, Kate
1:30 pJazz Transformations
2:30 pNow You Has Jazz
4:30 pAround The World w/ Porter
7:30 pCole Jazz
Saturday Aug 6
10:00 aYou're The Top! Marathon
2:30 pKiss Me, Kate
4:30 pRestoring Anything Goes
Wednesday Aug 10
10:00 aPanama Hattie
2:30 pLet's Do It!
4:30 pClassic Paris
7:30 pPorter In Paris
Thursday Aug 11
10:00 aSilk Stockings
2:30 pI Get A Kick
4:30 pPorter As Balladeer
7:30 pClassic Porter
Friday Aug 12
10:00 aFilm: Can-Can
2:30 pYou're Sensational
4:30 pSong Styles
Saturday Aug 13
7:30 pAll Through The Night
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Fred Astaire & Cyd Charisse
American Film Festival 2005
Silk Stockings
M-G-M (1957)
Thu Aug 11, 10:00 am-12:30 pm
Sheffer Recital Hall, The Shedd Institute
  • Synopsis
  • Personnel

Fred Astaire and Cyd Charisse star in the musical version of the 1939 film Ninotchka. Astaire plays an American film producer in Paris who falls for a beautiful Communist agent when she arrives from Moscow to check on the activities of three Russian commissars. Full of Cole Porter’s memorable songs, including "All of You", "Fated to be Mated", and "Stereophonic Sound". Director, Ruben Mamoulian. Starring Fred Astaire, Cyd Charisse, Peter Lorre, Jules Munshin. [ 117 min.]

Event Personnel
Ticket/Venue Info
Sheffer Recital Hall
The John G. Shedd Institute for the Arts
285 E Broadway
Eugene, Oregon
541-434-7000
LibertyBank
OFAM 2005 Title Sponsor