United Palace of Cultural Arts (UPCA)

Where Art Transforms Lives in Washington Heights

PAST EVENT - "The Muppets Take Manhattan" with intro by Lin-Manuel Miranda

 

Sunday, January 12, 2014
3pm doors; 3:30pm presentation, 4pm movie

$10 online, $15 at the box office (opens at 2pm), $5 for children under 12

The first in a series of classic New York movies that kick offs our "Sunday Movies at the Palace with Lin-Manuel Miranda," which will return once a month through June.

The synopsis from IMDb: "Kermit and his friends go to New York to get their musical on Broadway only to find it's a more difficult task than they anticipated."

With the Muppet gang brought to life by Jim Henson, Frank Oz, and company and guest starring Dabney Coleman, Gregory Hines, Joan Rivers, Liza Minnelli, and Ed Koch.

1984, 94 min In English with Spanish subtitles.

Lin-Manuel will introduce the film with a special Muppet-licious presentation followed by a raffle afterwards.

Don't forget to make arrangements for dinner before or after the show! 

The United Palace is located at 4140 Broadway at W. 175th Street
It is 1-block from the 175th Street A-train station.
Parking garages on Broadway b/w 176th & 177th Streets.

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