Purple Rain: 35th Anniversary

Fri 15th February, 2019
Orpheum Cinema
380 Military Road, Cremorne
Price: $23
A chance to see Prince as “The Kid” is all his flamboyant glory.

Cremorne’s Art Deco cinema, the Orpheum, is screening classic 1984 rock musical Purple Rain to celebrate the film’s 35th anniversary.

Prolific, eclectic musician Prince makes his big-screen debut in the film, which was developed to showcase his particular talents. Prince plays the quasi-biographical lead “The Kid” and the film contains several extravagant concert sequences.

The film became a cult classic and received an Academy Award for Best Original Song Score.

From 8.45pm.

More information here.