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Joseph Mankiewicz, W.C Fields And Mae West Weekends At Bay Streetís The Picture Show

Originally Posted: April 01, 2013

Nicole Barylski

The Picture Show at Bay Street will conclude in April with weekends celebrating the works of director Joseph Mankiewicz, actor W.C Fields and actress Mae West.

The Joseph Mankiewicz weekend kicks off on Friday, April 5, with "All About Eve" starring Bette Davis, Anne Baxter, George Sanders, Celeste Holm, Gary Merrill, Thelma Ritter and Marilyn Monroe. Eve Harrington, a willingly helpful young fan of the highly regarded but aging Broadway star Margo Channing, insinuates herself into Channing's life, ultimately threatening Channing's career and her personal relationships.

On Saturday, April 6, "Cleopatra" starring Richard Burton, Elizabeth Taylor and Rex Harrison will screen. The epic drama follows the triumphs and tragedy of Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.

The final film of The Picture Show will be "My Little Chickadee" starring Mae West and W. C. Fields on Friday, April 12. Belle Lee, a singer from Chicago runs into trouble while on her way to visit relatives out west. The comedy is set in the American Old West during the 1880s.

Films begin at 8 p.m. and tickets are $7 at the door which includes a small box of popcorn. Page at 63 Main (63 Main Street, Sag Harbor, 631-725-1810), IL Capuccino (30 Madison Street, Sag Harbor, 631-725-2747), Sen (23 Main Street, Sag Harbor, 631-725-1774) and Dockside Bar & Grill ( 26 Bay Street, Sag Harbor, 631-725-7100) are participating in the $28 prix-fixe "Dinner and a Movie" package which does not include sales tax, beverages or gratuities.

Bay Street Theatre is located at 1 Bay Street in Sag Harbor. For more information visit www.baystreet.org or call the box office at 631-725-9500.

Nicole is the Editor-in-Chief of Hamptons.com where she focuses on lifestyle, nightlife, and mixology. She grew up in the Hamptons and currently resides in Water Mill. www.hamptons.com NicoleBarylski NicoleBarylski

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