Gettysburg - 25th Anniversary Showing of the Film
Cost: $25 (proceeds support the Gettysburg Foundation/Journey Through Hallowed Ground)
Venue: Majestic Theatre, Gettysburg, October 13, 2018
Program: 5:00 pm - Question & Answer Session with Director Ron Maxwell; 6:00 pm - Film; During intermission, Ron Maxwell will sign copies of the Director's Cut
Purchase: Majestic Theater or call 717-337-8200.
In partnership with the Journey Through Hallowed Ground, film director Ron Maxwell, and select actors from the film, the Gettysburg Foundation is sponsoring the showing of the film Gettysburg on the 25th anniversary of its creation.
Filmed in Gettysburg National Military Park and the surrounding area, this blockbuster movie featured thousands of Civil War re-enactors, including CNN Founder Ted Turner.
Attendees are welcome to attend a Q & A session with director Ron Maxwell and special guests. They will discuss the idea behind the film, the production challenges, the cast and crew, and the ways that the Gettysburg battlefield has undergone profound changes for the better, thanks to the work of the National Park Service and Gettysburg Foundation.
VIP Tickets (seating is limited) - VIP PACKAGE IS SOLD OUT
Help support the work of the Gettysburg Foundation at Gettysburg National Military Park and The Journey Through Hallowed Ground by purchasing a VIP ticket. Seating is limited.
Events for ticket-holders:
Friday, October 12 - VIP PACKAGE IS SOLD OUT
5:30 pm - Dinner, Museum & Visitor Center
7:00 pm - Performance by acclaimed actor Stephen Lang
Lang played General Pickett in the film Gettysburg. He will focus on the trials and turmoil of soldiers from different eras, culled from his dramatic plays Wheatfield, Beyond Glory, and His Dark Land. His performance will speak to the challenges of bringing history to life on film and stage. He will be accompanied that evening by prominent historian Harold Holzer.
Saturday, October 13 - GENERAL ADMISSION AVAILABLE
*All day: Free ticket to the Cyclorama, Film, Museum
*Afternoon: Behind-the-scenes access/program to the battlefield & Spangler Farm
*Evening: Premium seating for the 5:00 pm Q & A session and 6 pm film Gettysburg
Questions about the VIP package? Contact: Grace Lauver (717) 339-2150 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact the Majestic Theater direct for tickets or call 717-337-8200.