As the 30th anniversary year of The Empire Strikes Back continues, fans in the Chicago area can look forward to screenings, in May, at The Field Museum. Oh yeah, and George Lucas will be there! Check out the announcement below from FieldMuseum.org:
"Lucasfilm Ltd. and The Field Museum are proud to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Star Wars: Episode V The Empire Strikes Back with exclusive screenings of the fan-favorite film – including opportunities to mingle with some of the Saga’s most iconic characters. In addition, a limited number of tickets are available for a pre-screening reception with George Lucas.
All proceeds from this event support Education Outreach Programs at The Field Museum.
Film/ Program Adult Friday, May 7, 2010 – 3pm Saturday, May 8, 2010 – 3pm, 7pm, & 10:30pm Reception with George Lucas – Saturday, May 8, 2010 at 5:30pm Event prices range from $30-$200 (includes reception with George Lucas) Tickets go on sale Monday, April 12---call 312.665.7400. Pre-Registration Required "