Information for the Press
George Eastman House International Museum of Photography and Film combines the world’s leading collections of photography and motion pictures with the National Historic Landmark mansion and gardens of Kodak founder George Eastman. Eastman is heralded as the father of popular photography and motion picture film.
Public Relations Manager, George Eastman House
(585) 271–3361 ext. 213
Current Press Releases (All Press Releases)
Rochester, N.Y., July 30, 2015 – George Eastman House recently announced that all Dryden Kids film screenings will now be FREE for attendees 17 years old and younger. In keeping with its mission to promote the art and history of cinema, the Dryden Theatre is encouraging younger audiences to see films on the big screen in their original formats, as they were intended to be.
Rochester, N.Y., July 16, 2015—George Eastman House will host two events on Sunday, September 20 as part of the First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival. The Company Stores, a folk fusion band from Charleston, West Virginia, will perform at 11 a.m. (tickets $10). Vivien Leigh: The Last Press Conference, a play produced by Screen Plays Theater will be presented at 2 p.m. (tickets $15). Both performances will be held in the Dryden Theatre, 900 East Avenue. Tickets can be ordered in advance at eastmanhouse.org.
Rochester, N.Y., June 15, 2015—George Eastman House is hosting a Community Forum on Monday, June 22 at 6 p.m. to provide a status update about the historic mansion restoration project and inform community members about the next phase of restoration efforts.
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