Cinematic Happening: Hedwig & The Angry InchPast, Film, The Screen, Performance Wed 4 Dec, 6.30pm–10.30am
John Cameron Mitchell, 2001
With Live Drag performance from our friends at Dirty Filthy Sexy
90 Min. Cert 15
After the film Cafe Contemporary will stay open until late.
Join us for a screening of Hedwig and the Angry Inch like never before, with Live Drag Performances from Dirty Filthy Sexy, and followed by a Hedwig-inspired DJ set in our bar, and play with make-up from Depixym.
In Hedwig & The Angry Inch, Hedwig Robinson - an East German gender-queer rock star - falls for Tommy, Speck, a young musician who steals her songs, spurring her to pursue him on tour while narrating her life story through song. A witty and irreverent cult classic about identity, transformation and rebirth, this musical for ‘all the misfits and losers’ of the world. Not to be missed.
Part of The Screen at Contemporary season - SWAY - exploring the often overlooked, sometimes controversial and frequently subversive world of musicals where love, hate, sex and politics are played out through song, music and dance.