Watch award-winning films at the Mayflower Arts Center Virtual Theater!
What is Virtual Theater?
Thanks to a partnership with several independent movie distributors, we are excited to be bringing you movies virtually from the Mayflower! This is an opportunity for you to DIRECTLY support our local theater during these uncertain times. It is still our goal to bring you well-made and thought-provoking features, retros, indies, and documentaries — films that not only allow us time to escape, but stir the soul and ignite our creativity and imagination. Come experience a new way to screen movies with us... in the comfort and safety of your own home!
How can I watch?
You can watch on your computer, phone, or tablet, or cast to your Google Chromecast or Smart TV.
Kino Lorber and Mayflower Arts Center VIRTUAL Theater Present
JAZZ ON A SUMMER'S DAY (1959)
Tickets: $10/household (3-day viewing pass)
Filmed at the 1958 Newport Jazz Festival in Rhode Island and directed by world-renowned photographer Bert Stern, Jazz on a Summer's Day features intimate performances by an all-star line-up of musical legends including Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Gerry Mulligan, Anita O'Day, Chuck Berry, Dinah Washington, and closes with a beautiful rendition or The Lord's Prayer by Mahalia Jackson at midnight to usher in Sunday morning. The film has been beautifully and extensively restored in 4K from the best surviving vault elements by IndieCollect.
Genre: Documentary | Music
Rating: No Rating
Duration: 1hr 25min
Director: Bert Stern
Writers: Albert D'Annibale, Arnold Perl
Starring: Louis Armstrong, Thelonious Monk, Gerry Mulligan, Anita O'Day, Chuck Berry, Dinah Washington, Mahalia Jackson
National Film Registry Winner, 1999 National Film Preservation Board
Have an idea for a movie screening? Email us at MayflowerArtsCenter@gmail.com and let us know!