Charitable Film Night with Option for VIP Reception, or Donation to Adaptive Adventures in Skokie (Up to 52% Off)

North Shore Center For The Performing Arts In Skokie

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Charity screening of film that originally debuted at Sundance Film Festival, plus award presentation, post-film discussion, & VIP reception

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Promotional value expires Apr 19, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy 4 additional as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Must use promotional value in 1 visit. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

The first action movie resulted from a slideshow-projector malfunction, which turned a deck of family vacation photos into a fiery, explosion-packed beachside adventure. Take a trip to the movies with this Groupon.

Choose from Three Options

  • $12 for adult admission to the Chicago premiere of The Movement on Thursday, April 19, at 7 p.m. (a $25 value). $6 will go to Adaptive Adventures.
  • $49 for an adult VIP ticket to The Movement on April 19, with VIP-exclusive dinner, dessert, and drinks from 6–7 p.m. (a $90 value). All proceeds will go to Adaptive Adventures.
  • $10 donation to Adaptive Adventures<p>

The Movement documents the story of five individuals with disabilities as they find freedom through adaptive skiing, with narration by Robert Redford and ski legend Warren Miller. Producer and director Kurt Miller will be in attendance at the VIP reception and after the film for a discussion. Catered By Design will provide food for the VIP reception, and Maria’s Wines will host a wine tasting.<p>

Adaptive Adventures

Matt Feeney and Joel Berman share a disability and a dream. Feeney broke his neck diving off a 100-foot cliff and Berman lost his ability to walk after a runaway flatcar hit him while laying rail tracks. Together they founded Adaptive Adventures to improve the lives of individuals with disabilities through participation in sports and outdoor recreation. The organization runs progressive sports programs year-round for children, adults, and service members who have been severely injured in conflicts abroad. They cater to people with a wide range of disabilities, including spinal-cord injuries, amputations, and cerebral palsy. The programs help build confidence and social skills in participants who could not otherwise afford equipment, training, and travel for recreational sports.

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    North Shore Center For The Performing Arts In Skokie

    9501 Skokie Boulevard

    Skokie, IL 60077


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