Judy Fundraiser Movie Night

$40.00 (GST incl)

Judy – Thursday 17 October 2019

We invite you to join us for this VIP opening night movie fundraiser and be amongst the very first to see one of this year’s most eagerly-awaited movies – ‘Judy’.

One of the most iconic film stars of all time, Judy Garland had to overcome challenges in a time when women didn’t necessarily feel that they had the power over their own lives in the way that we do today and she continues to be a household name thanks to her work in beloved films including The Wizard of Oz, A Star Is Born, and Meet Me in St Louis.

Legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts at the Talk of the Town. Judy exuded warmth and spirit, with a rich and exuberant voice that entertained theatre goers with an array of delightful musicals in Hollywood’s golden era. Judy’s tragic life will show her flaws as a mother, a professional and an addict.

VIP Reception from 7.00 pm includes general admission, free glass of wine/beer/juice and a popcorn.

You can view the movie trailer here

Date: Thursday 17 October 2019

Time: 7.00 pm for a 8.00 pm movie start

Location: Event Cinemas, 77 Broadway, Newmarket

Price: $40 per ticket (includes popcorn and a glass of wine, beer or non-alcoholic beverage)

Terms and Conditions: Confirmation and a receipt will be sent prior to the event. Payment is required prior to the event. Release dates are subject to change.

All proceeds from this event will go towards specialist child and family counselling for those who could otherwise not afford the urgent help they need.

You can pay by Bank Transfer: Internet Banking: 123048 0242002 00 ASB Mt Eden for credit of: Home and Family Counselling Incorporated and please reference Movie Night or complete the form and payment below. *When you proceed to the CHECKOUT stage of the payment process make sure to click the GOLD “PLACE ORDER” button!

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30 years after starring in ‘The Wizard of Oz’, legendary performer Judy Garland arrives in London in the winter of 1968 to perform a series of sold-out concerts at the Talk of the Town nightclub, which marked some of her last public performances.   She is struggling with a decline in her health, a weakened voice, and the absence of her young family who remained in America. Garland was a bright, yet tragic movie star in Hollywood’s Golden Era.  She exuded warmth and spirit, with a rich and exuberant voice that entertained theatre goers with an array of delightful musicals.   One of the most iconic film stars of all time, Judy Garland had to overcome challenges in a time when women didn’t necessarily feel that they had the power over their own lives in the way that we do today and she continues to be a household name thanks to her work in beloved films including The Wizard of Oz, A Star Is Born, and Meet Me in St Louis.

Zellweger’s transformation into the icon Judy has been well received with some left in tears following her rendition of the classic song ‘Somewhere Over the Rainbow’ from the movie Wizard of Oz.

This film premiered at the 2019 Telluride Film Festival where Zellweger received rave reviews for her performance. Based on a loose adaptation of the Olivier-nominated play “End of the Rainbow”.

Starring Renee Zellweger as Judy Garland, with Rufus Sewell and Jessie Buckley.

You can view the movie trailer here

You can pay by Bank Transfer: Internet Banking: 123048 0242002 00 ASB Mt Eden for credit of: Home and Family Counselling Incorporated and please reference Movie Night or complete the form and payment below. *When you proceed to the CHECKOUT stage of the payment process make sure to click the GOLD “PLACE ORDER” button!