Posted by Sean Flynt on 2010-01-27
The musical review of 75 songs and themes from Hollywood films was conceived and compiled by Ron Abel, Billy Barnes and David Galligan, with music and lyrics by Billy Barnes.
The show includes tributes to the 1940’s, the War years, songs from foreign films, love songs from Twentieth Century Fox, songs that never won the Oscar, a ballet based on film scores and a finale medley.
Tickets are $12 (adult,) $9 (55+) and $6 (student/child). Samford students and employees are allowed one complimentary ticket each. Call the Samford Box Office, 726-2853.
Samford is a leading Christian university offering undergraduate programs grounded in the liberal arts with an array of nationally recognized graduate and professional schools. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th-oldest institution of higher learning in the United States. The Wall Street Journal ranks Samford 1st nationally for student engagement and US News & World Report ranks Samford 37th in the nation for best undergraduate teaching and 97th nationally for best value. Samford enrolls 5,758 students from 48 states and 22 countries in its 10 academic schools: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy and public health. Samford fields 17 athletic teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference, and ranks 1st nationally for its Graduation Success Rate among all NCAA Division I schools.