Strike Up the Band
Unrated (1940) 2 hours Black & White
Part of librarian Doug Swiszcz's JUDY GARLAND: MISS SHOW BUSINESS film lecture series, with pre-film commentary.
One of several "let's put on a show" musicals that Garland made with frequent co-star Mickey Rooney, this Busby Berkeley-directed entry finds the duo leading a group of talented high school students who hope to perform with bandleader Paul Whiteman.
Free and open to all.
The other films in this series will screen on:
10/02 at 1:00 pm - Judy Garland: By Myself
10/16 at 1:00 pm - Meet Me in St. Louis
10/23 at 1:00 pm - A Star Is Born
10/30 at 1:00 pm - I Could Go On Singing