Dickens in Lowell Opening Weekend - Victorian Parlour Games and a screening of Oliver! the PML Saturday, March 31st
The Pollard is elbows deep in the grand celebration of Charles Dickens’ 200th birthday sweeping across Lowell this year. Can you feel the Dickens in Lowell buzz? Opening weekend is nearly here.
Come on back at 1pm, Saturday, March 31st for a special screening of the musical Oliver! This winner of six Academy Awards boasts a superb British cast including Ron Moody, Oliver Reed and Shani Wallis and an unforgettable musical score. Rated G; 148 minutes; 1968. This screening sponsored by the Friends of the Library. Free and open to the public.
To mark the bicentenary of Charles Dickens’s birth and to commemorate his historic trip to America in 1842*, UMass Lowell and its partners present “Dickens in Lowell,” a seven-month slate of performances, speakers, family programs, and a landmark exhibition exploring Dickens’s life, work, and travels in America! Full schedule of events is available at: www.uml.edu/dickens.