- Wed, Jun 30
Midnight weekend screenings happen on Friday & Saturday nights (meaning arrive on Friday and/or Saturday night by 11:45pm for seating, the movie starts after midnite)!
Run Time: 70 min.
Opera Modesto’s award-winning movie, THE RACE, is a feel-good family film. Full of delightful characters straight out of Aesop’s Fables, this unique musical is sure to become a favorite of the young and young-at-heart. Follow the Tortoise and the Hare as they race through the beautiful central valley meeting friends along the way and learning a few life lessons.
THE RACE has won awards in film festivals around the world including Best Family Film, Best Original Score and Best Screenplay. Run-time is 45 minutes followed by a 25 minute Behind-the-Scenes feature about making a movie during a pandemic.
Director: Carolina Stevens Film Director: Michael Everett
Producer: Roy Stevens Co-Producer: Annalisa Winberg
Composer: Deborah Kavasch Librettist: Linda Bunney-Sarhad Conductor: Liisa Davila
“It is a great movie. I heartily recommend it as one more needed antidote against both the doldrums and storms of this age.” – Kathryn Anne Casey, freelance writer