TITANIC at the Liberty

TitanicI don’t know how many times I watched this movie as a kid – but what stays with me, as well I am sure many a viewer, that the ship’s chamber ensemble elects to stay with the vessel, playing a sweet serenade as the passengers maneuver their fate.

In celebration of Astoria Bicenntenial, 99 years to the day she sunk (April 15, 1912) the Liberty and AIFF present the 1953 classic. A part of Astoria’s history, John Jacob Astor IV was on the maiden voyage when it sank while crossing the North Atlantic Ocean.

Friday, April 15, 7pm, $5, at The Liberty Theater, 12th and Commercial.