SMU professor Sean Griffin will tell us the inside story of the evolution of the American movie musical—from “The Jazz Singer” to “La La Land” He literally wrote the book on the subject—Free and Easy? A Defining History of the American Film Musical Genre, published just last year. $12 for members; $20 for non-members.
Where: Greer Garson Theatre Mezzanine, Owen Arts Center
When: Noon to 1 p.m.