DSP Shows Presents
Arlo Guthrie - Alice's Restaurant
Saturday Oct 27, 2018

Doors: 7:00 PM
Show: 8:00 PM

All Ages

$30 - $50

State Theatre of Ithaca - DSP

107 West State St.
Ithaca, NY
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When legendary folk music icon Arlo Guthrie took to the road to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of his seminal song“Alice’s Restaurant Massacree,” he was incredibly moved by the feedback from enthusiastic fans. Alice’s Restaurant  Back By Popular Demand Tour will coincide with the 50th Anniversary of the feature film“Alice’s Restaurant,” originally released in 1969, starring Arlo as himself, directed by famed directorArthur Penn. It was filmed in the Berkshires, Arlo’s own backyard, recreating some of the events that launched the Massacree, while adding a good dose of fiction. Ultimately, the movie garnered a“Best Director” Oscar Award nomination for Penn. Of the film, Roger Ebert had said,“It is also good to have Arlo Guthrie himself, who is quiet and open and good on camera... “ Alice's Restaurant” ...becomes a synthesis of Arlo's spirit and Arthur Penn's tact.


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