Skip to Content
SUPPORT
‹ All Events

Rocky Horror Picture Show Cast With Film Screening

SUPPORT

THIS EVENT IS PART OF TUCSON COMIC-CON AND WILL BE HELD IN THE GRAND BALLROOM (COPPER)
Tucson Convention Center 260 S Church Ave Tucson, AZ 85701
Join us for a panel and Q&A with Barry Bostwick (Brad Majors), Nell Campbell (Columbia) and Patricia Quinn (Magenta) with a full screening of The Rocky Horror Picture Show to follow.
This low-budget freak show/cult classic/cultural institution concerns the misadventures of Brad Majors (Barry Bostwick) and Janet Weiss (Susan Sarandon) inside a strange mansion that they come across on a rainy night. After the wholesome pair profess their love through an opening song, their car breaks down in the woods, and they seek refuge in a towering castle nearby. Greeting them at the door is a ghoulish butler named Riff Raff (Richard O’Brien), who introduces them to a bacchanalian collection of partygoers dressed in outfits from some sort of interplanetary thrift shop.
The host of this gathering is a transvestite clad in lingerie, Dr. Frank N. Furter (Tim Curry), a mad scientist who claims to be from another planet. With assistants Columbia (Nell Campbell) and Magenta (Patricia Quinn) looking on, Frank unveils his latest creation — a figure wrapped in gauze and submerged in a tank full of liquid. With the addition of colored dyes and some assistance from the weather, Frank brings to life a blonde young beefcake wearing nothing but skimpy shorts, who launches into song in his first minute of life. Just when Brad and Janet think things couldn’t get any stranger, a biker (Meat Loaf) bursts onto the scene to reclaim Columbia, his ex-girlfriend. When Frank kills the biker, it’s clear that Brad and Janet will be guests for the night, and that they may be next on Frank’s list — whether for murder or carnal delights is uncertain. And just what is that mystery meat they’re eating for dinner, anyway? In addition to playing Riff Raff, O’Brien wrote the catchy songs, with John Barry and Richard Hartley composing the score. (Dir. by Jim Sharman, 1975, UK/USA, 98 mins., Rated R)

More Film

Southbound Pilot
Southbound Pilot
March 2 | 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Tucson Hop Shop
Wasted!: The Story Of Food Waste
Wasted!: The Story Of Food Waste
February 28 | 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Loft Cinema
The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2018: Animated Shorts
The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2018: Animated Shorts
March 3 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Loft Cinema
The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2018: Animated Shorts
The Oscar Nominated Short Films 2018: Animated Shorts
February 27 | 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Loft Cinema
Death Spa
February 26 | 8:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Loft Cinema

More Events

KXCI NEWSLETTER

Sign Up

SUPPORT
LOCAL RADIO

SUPPORT