Latest News – May 19

“The ZooKeeper’s Wife” Monkeys Around Downtown Saguache 

“The Zookeeper’s Wife” is playing this weekend (May 19-21)  in downtown Saguache, at Cozy Castle Cinema. This film, which is rated PG-13, is a drama based on the best-selling novel The Zookeeper’s Wife; by Diane Ackerman. 

In the movie, “The Zookeeper’s Wife,” the time is 1939 and the place is Poland, homeland of Antonina Zabinski and her husband, Dr. Jan Zabinski. The Warsaw Zoo flourishes under Jan’s stewardship and Antonina’s care. When their country is invaded by the Nazis, Jan and Antonina are forced to report to the Reich’s newly appointed chief zoologist, Lutz Heck. The Zabinskis covertly begin working with the Resistance and put into action plans to save the lives of hundreds from what has become the Warsaw Ghetto..

Cozy Castle Cinema

The Cozy Castle Cinema in downtown Saguache.

Showtimes are Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 4 p.m. & 7 p.m.; and Sunday at 7 p.m.

Ticket prices are $7 with children 3 and under free. The Cozy Castle Cinema is located at 403 4th St, in downtown Saguache. 719-221-4159.

Bravo! Bravo! Theater Alive in Saguache Today

The Saguache  Community Players seeking 30 plus actors for roles in “Alice in Wonderland,” the classic Lewis Carroll tale. The play will be presented during the summer at Mountain Valley School in Saguache.

Bravo! Bravo! Community Theater is alive in Saguache Today. Photo: Lynn Nowiskee/Saguache Today.

Bravo! Community Theater is alive in Saguache Today. Photo: Lynn Nowiskee/Saguache Today.

A wide variety of characters are being cast from Alice to queens to Cheshire Cat. Children as young as three years of age, boys and girls and men and women of all ages are needed.Most parts have very few lines and are easy to learn. This is a great opportunity for entire families to participate and be part of the repertory theater group. Make this a part of your summer fun!

If you – or some other theatrical type you know –  is interested in performing in any or all of these productions, please call Julia Hammel at 719-496-6528. Everyone of all ages and talents are encouraged to become a part of this exciting and dynamic theater group in Saguache Today. Break A Leg!

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