‘Wild Style’ 30th Anniversary Screening and Concert at East River Bandshell Next Monday

Posted on: August 22nd, 2013 at 10:04 am by
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Pioneering hip-hop film Wild Style turns 30 this year, and a classic event is planned next week. Stop by the East River Bandshell on Monday evening (6pm – 9pm) to see a reunion of the musical acts and cast of actors, some of whom are luminaries in their own right.

In tandem with Summerstage, the screening of Wild Style will be preceded by an old-school hip-hop concert featuring the Chief Rocker Busy Bee, Grand Wizard Theodore, the Cold Crush Brothers, and the Fantastic Rodney C. Fab 5 Freddy, Lee Quinones, Lady Pink, Patty Astor, and the man behind the film, Charlie Ahearn, will also be there.

Of course, this performance is significant since the iconic final jam in Wild Style takes place on the stage of this formerly decrepit amphitheater.

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[h/t Stupefaction]

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