• 50s couple in car

    La Bamba

    Tuesday, May 5, 1:30 p.m.

    FREE

    In this moving biopic, Lou Diamond Phillips plays rock & roll legend Ritchie Valens.

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    Almost Famous

    Tuesday, May 12, 1:30 p.m.

    FREE

    Director Cameron Crowe presents a semi-autobiographical account of his life through the eyes of William Miller (Patrick Fugit), a fifteen-year-old aspiring rock journalist in the ’70s.

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  • young man in classic white suit and greased hair playing guitar

    The Buddy Holly Story

    Tuesday, June 2, 1:30 p.m.

    FREE

    Gary Busey plays Buddy Holly, the ’50s rock & roller who found massive success with his megahits “Peggy Sue” and “That’ll Be the Day” in the year and a half before his tragic death at the age of twenty-two.

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    Why Do Fools Fall in Love

    Tuesday, June 9, 1:30 p.m.

    FREE

    This biopic follows the life of Frankie Lymon, who was thirteen years old when he and his band, the Teenagers, topped the charts in 1956 with their single “Why Do Fools Fall in Love.”

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  • The Who’s Pete Townshend at the Monterey Pop festival

    Monterey Pop

    Friday, June 19, 8:00 p.m.

    $12 General; $10 Members and Full-Time Students

    Celebrate rock & roll’s most explosive era at this nighttime event featuring a screening of the famous rock documentary Monterey Pop, a DJ set, and nighttime access to the exhibition Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll RevolutionCocktails and snacks will be available for purchase.

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