Trivia: What a way to go
Congratulations to Jenny Sappington and Bob Ferrara who both knew that interpretive dancer Isadora Duncan was strangled to death by her own scarf when it caught in the rear wheel of her automobile. Jenny and Bob each win a pair of tickets and a large popcorn, both provided by LSC.
Marcus Licinius Crassus, a member of the First Triumvirate along with Pompey and Julius Caesar, died in battle when he attempted to invade Parthia in 53 B.C. No big deal, right? Well, after he died, the Parthians took his body and poured molten gold down his throat "to satisfy his greed." They followed this up by decapitating him and using his head as a prop in a production of the Euripidean tragedy Bacchae!
Showing this weekend:
Fri 7 & 10 p.m. Female Perversions in 26-100
Fri 7:30 p.m. The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari / Sherlock Jr.* in 10-250
Sat 7 & 10 p.m. A Clockwork Orange in 26-100
Sun 4 & 7 p.m. Female Perversions / A Clockwork Orange in 26-100
*Silent with live piano accompaniment by Professor Marty Marks
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