Searching for Sugarman at The TimesCenter (07/18/12)
Searching for Sugar Man
Wednesday, July 18
6:30 PM The TimesCenter
242 West 41st St. NYC
Don’t miss this special film and music event. See a preview screening of the 2012 Sundance Film Festival special jury prize-winning documentary, “Searching for Sugar Man” – a story of a South African musical phenomenon and two fans’ struggle to find out what really happened to their musician hero. Then listen in on a conversation with New York Times chief pop music critic Jon Pareles, the film’s director, Malik Bendjelloul, and its compelling subject, the singer/songwriter Rodriguez, who will perform a number from the film. “Searching for Sugar Man” tells the story of a South African musical phenomenon and two fans’ struggle to find out what really happened to their musician hero.
In addition to the Times Talks event, Rodriguez will be playing the Highline Ballroom in NYC on Aug 31 (Buy Tickets). Searching for Sugarman opens in theatres in NY & LA on July 27.
Searching For Sugarman trailer, Rodriguez tour dates, and more Times Talks events after the jump.
Rodriguez 2012 Tour Dates
08/30/12 Washington, DC Sixth & I Historic Synagogue
08/31/12 New York, NY Highline Ballroom
09/28/12 Los Angeles, CA El Rey Theatre
09/29/12 San Francisco, CA Bimbo’s 365 Club
Times Talks 2012 Events
07/24 William Friedkin, Matthew McConaughey, Gina Gershon
08/15 David Cronenberg, Robert Pattinson
10/13 Nathan Myrhvold (11AM)
10/13 Giada De Laurentiis & Bobby Flay (1PM)
10/13 Paula Deen, Bobby Deen, Jamie Deen (3PM)
10/13 Marcus Samuelsson (5PM)
10/16 Opinion TimesTalks: Paul Krugman