Join the Norman Rockwell Museum on Saturday, March 11th 5:30 PM for a lively evening with Fred Seibert, the award-winning television and film producer who served as the last president of Hanna-Barbera from 1992 to 1996. While there, he reinvigorated the company’s creative reputation with the establishment of the animation incubator, What a Cartoon!, and launched a series of animated hits, including Dexter’s Laboratory, Cow and Chicken, Johnny Bravo, Courage the Cowardly Dog, and The Powerpuff Girls. Mr. Seibert’s leadership at MTV Networks, Next New Networks, and his Frederator Studios, an independent animation producer based in Burbank, CA, will be discussed.
Masters of Animation: A Special Series:
Meet the masters of animation during this exciting series of talks with the field’s most accomplished visionaries. A reception will follow each program. Free for Museum members, or included with Museum admission.
Norman Rockwell Museum
9 Route 183, Stockbridge, MA 01262
Best known as the Oscar and Grammy nominated producer, actor, director, and creator of Family Guy, Ted, and American Dad, Seth MacFarlane is also a singer with a rich baritone voice and an infectious love of the Great American Songbook. MacFarlane joins Keith Lockhart and the Boston Pops in a swingin’ symphonic serenade of classic songs from the ’40s and ’50s.
Boston Symphony Hall
301 Massachusetts Avenue Boston, MA 02115
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Atlanta-based cartoonist Robert W. Pope appears at the Charles M. Schulz Museum on Friday June 20th at 2:00 pm. For over 15 years, Pope has specialized in bringing many of our favorite animated characters to the comic book page, including Peanuts, Scooby-Doo, Bugs Bunny, Johnny Bravo, Batman and many others. Pope has contributed to several of the new Peanuts comic books and will be available to sketch, answer questions, and sign comics.
Charles M. Schulz Museum
2301 Hardies Lane, Santa Rosa, CA 95403
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The cast of Revenge of the Nerds appears for a 30th anniversary screening and Q&A panel on Saturday February 8, 2014 at 8:30PM!
It’s been thirty years since those nerds of Lambda Lambda Lambda took on the jocks and jerks of Alpha Beta and Pi Delta Pi! Get ready for panty raids, jock strap pranks, homecoming pep rallys and belching contests in this classic comedy from the 80s, “Revenge of the Nerds!”
This 30th Anniversary celebration will include a screening and a conversation/Q&A with stars Curtis Armstrong (“Dudley ‘Booger’ Dawson”), Timothy Busfield (“Arnold Poindexter”), Robert Carradine (“Lewis Skolnick”), Brian Tochi (“Toshiro Takashi”), Andrew Cassese (“Harold Wormser”), Larry B. Scott (“Lamar Latrell”) and Julia Montgomery (“Betty Childs”), moderated by Chris Hardwick from the Nerdist Podcast.
Presented by SF Sketchfest
429 Castro Street San Francisco, CA 94114