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Screen on the Green: Black Orpheus

The Greek myth of Orpheus and Eurydice is brought vividly to life amidst the spectacle, color, and music of Rio de Janeiro’s Carnival. Free-spirited trolley driver Orfeu falls for the lovely newcomer Eurydice on the eve of Carnival, but their joy is short-lived as they soon find themselves pursued both by Orfeu’s jealous fiancée and by the masked figure of Death.

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San Diego Museum of Art
1450 El Prado
San Diego, CA 92101

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Aug 22, 2019
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM

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