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Exploring the World of Alphonse Mucha

The Czechoslovak Society of Arts & Sciences in Los Angeles, in collaboration with the Consulate General of the Czech Republic, is delighted to extend an invitation to a special evening that promises to transport you into the captivating world of Alphonse Mucha, the legendary Czech artist known for his pioneering work in the Art Nouveau movement. This unique event will feature the screening of the documentary "Mucha: The Story of an Artist Who Created a Style," directed by Roman Vávra in 2020. Join us for an unforgettable experience on Sunday, November 19th, 2023, at the enchanting Old Town Music Hall in El Segundo.

ABOUT THE FILM:
"Mucha: The Story of an Artist Who Created a Style" - This feature film documentary, directed by Roman Vávra, tells the story of legendary Czech artist Alphonse Mucha (1860-1939), a pioneer of the Art Nouveau movement. In the 1960s, the hippie movement rediscovered his pictorial world, and his work is now reflected in street art, psychedelic rock posters, Japanese "manga" and in the style oof American Marvel Comics.

WHEN:
Sunday, November 19th
Doors open at 6:00 PM
Organ Music show at 6:30 PM
Movie Screening 7:00 PM

WHERE:
Old Town Music Hall
140 Richmond Street,
El Segundo, CA 90245

A Historic Venue with a Touch of Artistry

Step back in time and immerse yourself in the charm of the 1920s at the Old Town Music Hall. Originally a silent movie theater that opened its doors in 1921, this venue has been meticulously preserved to capture the spirit of a bygone era. Adorned with the timeless posters of Alfons Mucha, it serves as the perfect backdrop for our tribute to this master artist.

TICKETS:
General admission tickets will be available for $10.00 at the box office before the show, while SVU-LA members can obtain discounted tickets for $5.00.

RSVP:
Please confirm your attendance by Friday, November 17th, by sending an email to  lidasbeach@gmail.com or by texting at: +1(310)721-3196.

PARKING:
Complimentary parking is conveniently located on the south side of the theater buidling.