Tuesday, March 30, 2010
On Sunday, April 18th, 3:30-5:30pm at the Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo, located in Screening Room 1 at McCormick Place, 2301 S. Lake Shore Drive in Chicago, IL, there will be a screening of THE LAST UNICORN. Peter S. Beagle will be in attendance following the screening for a Q&A with those in attendance.
Friday, March 5, 2010
Friday, April 16th, 2010 from 7 to 11pm, the Tattoo Factory Gallery located at 4443 N. Broadway in Chicago, IL along with Pabst Blue Ribbon
"THE LAST UNICORN ART SHOW"
a group art show celebrating the stunning, inspiring and legendary movie
THE LAST UNICORN
with very special guest
Peter S. Beagle
author, musician and creator of one of the greatest movies of all time.
Peter S. Beagle's THE LAST UNICORN is a timeless fantasy story full of adventure and surprise, set within a poetic and humorous world of legend. The novel has been a cult classic since it was first published in 1968, selling over 6 million copies around the world in more than 20 languages. In 1982 the story was adapted by Peter S. Beagle and Rankin-Bass into one of the greatest animated films of all time.
Peter S. Beagle is the author of numerous screenplays and books, including THE LAST UNICORN, A FINE AND PRIVATE PLACE, and TAMSIN. His many honors include the Hugo, Nebula, Locus, and Mythopoeic Fantasy Awards.
THE LAST UNICORN is a magical story full of positive imagery with a message of peace, understanding, and positive change and growth. It's not only about heroes, wizardry, winning battles, and fighting monsters; it is a tale about growing up and the discovery of your special place in the world: an original fairy tale of transformation and the realization of our dreams.
To coincide with the gallery show, there will be screening of THE LAST UNICORN on Saturday, April 17th. (Location TBD). A Q&A with Peter S. Beagle will be conducted after the movie.
CALL FOR ARTISTS:
APRIL 12th, 2010 - Deadline for Art delivery
Interested artists need to contact Jeremy Scheuch at firstname.lastname@example.org
There will be a $20 entry fee, with 20% of sales going toward covering the cost of Peter S. Beagle's flight and hotel as well as gallery and promotional costs.
In addition, 20% of sales will go towards The Children's Defense Fundwww.jeremyscheuch.com