“Closing the Palms Playhouse - The End of an Era in Davis,” a documentary by Davis filmmaker Alvin Remmers, makes its world premier on Sunday, June 4, 2017 at the Veterans Memorial Theatre in Davis. The film chronicles the venue’s 28-year history in Davis, features firsthand and archival footage, interviews with Palms founder Linda McDonagh, original Bad Actors members, long-time manager Dave Fleming, musicians who appeared on its legendary stage, and recollection and stories from many Valley patrons. The film screens at 4 and 7 p.m. on June 4. Bob Bowen, Public Relations Manager for the City of Davis, emcees. Tickets are $20 and are available at Armadillo Music, Davis Media Access, and at Eventbrite https://palmsmovie.eventbrite.com. A portion of the proceeds will benefit non-profit community media center Davis Media Access. For more information, please visit http://davismedia.org.
Sunday, June 4 at 4:00pm to 9:00pm
Veteran's Memorial Theater
203 East Street, Davis, CA 95616