Tuesday, February 16, 2010
Coming Attraction: 'Fantasia 2000' at the El Capitan plus filmmakers' panel
Hollywood's El Capitan Theater is hosting a limited engagement of "Fantasia 2000" beginning tomorrow, Feb. 17, in honor of the Walt Disney movie's 10th anniversary, and opening night is set to be incredibly special.
In addition to the main attraction, a filmmakers' panel will join in the festivities tomorrow at 7 p.m.
From the release:
Included in the panel will be producers, art directors and writers from "Fantasia 2000." Learn about the making of the film from the artists who created it, plus the history behind the short film "Destino," a rare and unique short film done as collaboration between Walt Disney and Salvador Dali. Both the film "Fantasia 2000" and the short film "Destino" will be shown following the panel that evening.
As an added bonus: L.A. Story readers can receive discounted tickets to the opening night event. Purchase adult tickets for only $8 by calling 818-845-3110 and providing the code DCPUB.
"Fantasia 2000," the music of which was conducted by James Levine and performed by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, will play at the El Capitan through Feb. 27.