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July 12, 2019


Morris-Jumel Mansion


All Ages


Event description:

In partnership with Inwood Art Works, MJM is celebrating NYC through the decades in film! Come enjoy an evening film on the grounds of the Mansion.

This month’s featured presentation is NEWSIES (1992, 121 minutes), Disney’s first live-action musical. Based on the New York City newsboy strike of 1899, the "newsies" band together to protest a pay cut by their bosses, organizing a union to protect their rights and ensure fair wages. Featuring music by Alan Menken and staring Christian Bale, Bill Pullman, Robert Duvall and Ann-Margret. Spanish subtitles will be provided. FREE and open to the public. Screening is held in Roger Morris Park.

Address: 65 Jumel Terrace
Harlem, NY 10032
Phone: 212-923-8008