Country Music – Sunday, August 25th at 2:00pm – Hosted by KOSU.
Join us for screening of Ken Burns’ new documentary “Country Music” ahead of its premiere on PBS stations! This screening will provide an overview of the entire series, with segments featuring stories about Hank Williams, Patsy Cline, Loretta Lynn, Vince Gill, Garth Brooks and more. Learn how country music evolved over the course of the 20th century, as it eventually emerged to become America’s music.
“Country Music” explores questions such as “What is country music?” and “Where did it come from?” while focusing on the biographies of the fascinating characters who created and shaped it.
Free tickets available at the Circle Cinema box office. Q&A with Carolyn Wills (Bob’s granddaughter), Jim Halsey, and Betsy Brumley (granddaughter of Albert, who wrote “I’ll Fly Away,” among others following film. Limit two per person.
Mimosas and a musical performance by Bandelier at 1:00 p.m. Presented with Tulsa Office of Film, Music, Arts & Culture, Circle Cinema, and OKPOP)