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A day in santa fe

1931 / 29 min / united states

A special live music performance featuring Emmy-award winning artist Jerrod Tate and violinist Laura Ortman will accompany the short film “A Day in Santa Fe.” The 1931 film was co-directed by Lynn Riggs (Cherokee), who wrote the play “Green Grow the Lilacs,” which was the basis for the musical “Oklahoma!” The silent film recently was rediscovered and will be introduced by University of Texas scholar James Cox.

Screening Saturday, April 7 5 pm


Directors: James Hughes and Lynn Riggs

Riggs wrote the play “Green Grow the Lilacs,” the basis for the musical “Oklahoma!”