Notedtalent featured in Faust Project

Published on Thu, May 3, 2007 by ara Nelson

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Noted talent featured in Faust Project

By Tara Nelson

The Pacific Arts Association has scheduled a viewing of German filmmaker F.W. Murnau’s 1926 silent film Faust, for 7:30 p.m. May 5, at Blaine high school’s Performing Arts Center.

The film is based on the works of the late John Wolfgang Goethe, a German poet and novelist, as well as the late English dramatist Christopher Marlowe. In addition, the film will be accompanied by live jazz performances by Grammy-winning musicians David Schnyder, on saxophone; Dave Taylor, on bass trombone; and Kenny Drew, Jr., on piano, to emphasize the action and ideas portrayed in the film.

Tickets are $20 for adults and $10 for students and seniors and are available at Village Books in Fairhaven and the following Blaine locations: Northern Meadows Specialty Gifts and Wine, Pacific Building Center, Semiahmoo Resort Gift Shop, Smuggler’s Inn and Steamers Espresso, as well as 30 minutes before the event.

Admission of one student is free with purchase of an adult ticket.For more information, visit www.pacificartsassoc.org, or call 360/332-6484. The Performing Arts Center is located at 945 H Street in Blaine.