Tripping the Light Fantastic: The Hollywood Musical and High Society

This one-hour talk will trace the development of the musical. From early sound cinema to its 1950s heyday and beyond. Looking at generic conventions, style and stars. Led by John Mundy, University of Central Lancashire, writer of Popular Music on Screen (Manchester University Press) Tickets: £2.50 (+ get £1.00 off any screeningof High Society)