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Following the success of What’sUpNewp‘s Jaws Summer Party in July, What’sUpNewp has partnered with Jane Pickens Theater to bring two more classic films to the big screen of the historic theater!

The Big Lebowski – Thursday, September 29th

Join us on September 29th for a special screening of The Big Lebowski, the quintessential comedy cult classic from 1998.

White Russians (and other alcoholic/non-alcoholic drinks and snacks) will be available at the cash bar. Feel free to dress like your favorite character and/or wear your best bathrobe.

The movie begins at 8 p.m., tickets are $10 and available here. (Tickets will be sold at the door on the night of!)

The Blues Brothers – Wednesday, October 5th

What’sUpNewp and the Jane Pickens Theater present The Blues Brothers and Blues music, featuring a special screening of The Blue Brothers (1980) and live music with The Big Cat Blues Band.

Live music starts at 7 p.m. and the movie begins at 8 p.m.

Tickets are $10 per person and available here(Tickets will be sold at the door on the night of!)

Formed in the 90’s by Matt Bruneau, The Big Cat Blues Band has been a staple in the Rhode Island/Southeast Massachusetts music scene for over 20 years. Playing the West Coast and Chicago Blues music by such greats as Stevie Ray Vaughn, Little Charlie and the Nightcats, James Cotton, and Commander Cody, The Big Cat Blues Band has matured into a band that “Plays it like they live it”.

The Big Cat Blues Band delivers what audiences crave — great music, lively dancing, and a soaring good time. The groove is strong with Matt Bruneau in his element playing his spiritual guitar solos, Mike Rand joining in with his soulful harp and vocals, Brian Rodrigues’ powerful vocals and foot stomping rub board , and Jason Borden and Dave Underwood laying down a solid rhythm.

Tickets can be purchased at www.janepickens.com, at the Bowen’s Wharf Pilot House and at the Jane Pickens Box Office!

Ryan M. Belmore

Ryan M. Belmore is the Owner & Publisher of What's Up Newp. Ryan is a member of Local Independent Online News (LION) Publishers. Send questions, tips, and story ideas to Ryan@whatsupnewp.com.