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An innovative collaboration of visual and performing arts and education in the unique historic setting of the former DC prison.

Dinner & A Movie Nights at the Workhouse: Plan 9 From Outer Space

Event Date: 
Friday, October 19, 2012 - 7:00pm to 10:30pm
W-3 Theater

Due to low enrollment, this screening has been cancelled. Be sure to buy your tickets early to the next Dinner & A Movie night featuring Alfred Hitchcock's To Catch A Thief  
Friday October 19: Plan 9 From Outer Space
Join us for this unique art experience combining culinary and cinema!

Nothing makes a great night out like a interesting film and a wonderful dinner!  While enjoying a film screening in the company of fellow cinema-philes, you will be treated to a three-course dinner from a menu specially designed to complement the film’s theme. Upgrade your experience by adding a wine-pairing option, available upon arrival. Seating will be assigned upon registration, smaller parties may share tables. (Menus available online after September 1, 2012. Please note any food allergies when registering.)

Friday October 19: Plan 9 From Outer Space- Our homage to 1950’s sci-fi movies, this notorious Ed Wood “masterpiece” features the requisite zombies, vampires and aliens! Our culinary team will put a contemporary spin on classic 1950’s All-American comfort food (with an inspired sci-fi twist) to compliment the experience. (Plan 9 From Outer Space, 1959, starring Gregory Walcott, Mona McKinnon and Bela Lugosi; directed by Edward D. Wood, Jr.)

​7:15pm - Doors open, cash bar, light hors d'oerves
8:00pm - Introductory remarks from chef, film screening begins

​Tickets: $50 per person (includes film, 3-course meal, iced tea, water, coffee service)

*A la carte cash bar, wine-paired upgrade option can be purchased onsite.


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