“Welcome to the party pal!”
On December 8th, the Academy Center of the Arts, Scott Cardwell, and the fabulous compatriots from Bull Branch are throwing an action-adventure, food, booze, and dance party while screening the greatest holiday 80s classic film, Die Hard.
It’s going to be full-on…with a vengeance.
Besides airing the fabulous film of explosions and redemption on the big screen, we’ll also turn the Warehouse Theater into a sexy, 1988 chrome and gold Christmas party a la Nakatomi Plaza. Scott will be playing 80s dance and Christmas songs before and after (there will be dancing) and putting together a carefully crafted cocktail list and heavy hors-d’oeuvres menu to blow the roof off.
We’ll be shaking up (aka drinking) a Hans Gruber, an Argyle, and a Yippee Ki Yay Motherf***er, OF COURSE. Loads of local beers and wines will be available as well.
The menu will include: Detonator Meatballs, LA Tacos, and a giant Strawberry Twinkie Trifle… just to name a few.
Guests may come as they are, but there will totally be a costume contest for those so inspired…wife beaters and bare feet, big hair and shoulder pads, or your best Sgt. Powell uniform will do.
The doors open at 7:00pm for cocktails and food, and the movie begins at 8:00pm. We will be dancing and drinking like it’s 1988 afterward, too.
Tickets to the event are $35.00 and include the film, food, and dancing. A car bar will be available.
This will be a perfect event for a Friendsmas, Chickmas, office party, or just a kick *** Friday night in downtown Lynchburg.
“Come out to the Coast, we’ll get together and have a few laughs!”
Die Hard Plot:
NYPD cop John McClane goes on a Christmas vacation to visit his wife Holly in Los Angeles where she works for the Nakatomi Corporation. While they are at the Nakatomi headquarters for a Christmas party, a group of bank robbers led by Hans Gruber take control of the building and hold everyone hostage, with the exception of John, while they plan to perform a lucrative heist. Unable to escape and with no immediate police response, John is forced to take matters into his own hands
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