NCMA Matinee: The Red Shoes

The Red Shoes (1948). Directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, drama/romance, 135 min., NR

About the film
In this classic drama, Vicky Page is an aspiring ballerina torn between her dedication to dance and her desire to love. While her imperious instructor, Boris Lermontov, urges her to forget anything but ballet, Vicky begins to fall for the charming young composer Julian Craster. Eventually Vicky, under great emotional stress, must choose to pursue either her art or her romance, a decision that carries serious consequences.

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Dec 06, 2023


2:00 PM - 4:00 PM


$5 Members, adults 65+, college students with ID (plus taxes and fees); $7 Nonmembers (plus taxes and fees)


East Building, SECU Auditorium

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Ticket Information:
Tickets go on sale May 18 at 10 am for Members and May 19 at 10 am for Nonmembers.
Special Instructions:
Doors open at 1:15 pm.
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