Events for April 5, 2017
A mesmerizing drama/ghost story that took home the Best Director prize at the Cannes Film Festival, Olivier Assayas' PERSONAL SHOPPER comes to The Frida for a one-week engagement Friday, March 31 - Thursday, April 6.
Kristen Stewart, once again working with Assayas after her multiple-award-winning turn in his Clouds of Sils Maria, plays Maureen, a young American who navigates the fashion underworld in Paris as part of her stint as a personal shopper for a celebrity. In grief over the recent death of her twin brother, with whom she shared the ability to communicate with spirits, Maureen returns to their home in Paris in the hopes of connecting with him. Soon, she starts to receive ambiguous messages from an unknown source...
“It works in two realms - as an engrossing ghost story, and a drama that addresses profound matters of life and death.” - Washington PostFind out more »
Glitter Tribe is a feature about the passion and personalities at the heart of today's new wave of burlesque. On stage and in candid conversation, twelve of today's hottest performers reveal the naked truth about an exotic world where artifice is a route to authenticity and pretending to be someone else is the ultimate journey to become yourself. Presented by NYFCS.Find out more »