Jerry Lewis: The Man Behind the Clown

When:
June 10, 2017 @ 10:00 am
2017-06-10T10:00:00-07:00
2017-06-10T10:15:00-07:00
Where:
Yavapai College Performing Arts Center
1100 E Sheldon St
Prescott, AZ 86301
USA
Cost:
$12.00 ($6 for all students with ID and Yavapai College Staff with ID. These tickets must be purchased at the event)
Contact:

jerrylewis

Jerry Lewis could always make people laugh but Lewis
was more than just a clown. He was a groundbreaking
filmmaker who wrote, produced and directed many of
his best films. Lewis surpassed expectations as a comic
performer and emerged as a driving force in Hollywood.
However, American critics and the cultural elite tended
to reject his abrasive art seeing Lewis as little more than
a clown, but others like the French recognized him as a
true auteur. What is this inexplicable aversion Americans
have towards him? Who is the man behind the clown?

Screens with the classic cartoon To Duck or Not To Duck.

 

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