On February 21, 2009, at 9:30 PM
At 5th Avenue Cinema, 510 SW Hall St, Portland, Oregon
A screening of Bill Hicks: Revelations
To commemorate the 15th anniversary of the passing of the legendary comedian, Bill Hicks, to benefit the Bill Hicks Foundation. BILLHICKS.ORG
co-sponsored by the PSU Film Committee. http://www.fifthavenuecinema.groups.pdx.edu
Admission is free for first 100 (total capacity) that arrive. Suggested donation of $5 or more. Bill Hicks gifts available.
Please RSVP at BillHicksDay@gmail.com your likelihood of attending and number of friends in order to determine expected volume.
We'll send you a reminder - or visit http://www.myspace.com/BillHicksLives
As we near the 15th anniversary of Bill Hick's death, we again find our country reeling from the leadership of George Bush, committed to another war in Iraq, with the daughter of Billy Ray Cyrus again capturing the nation's imagination on top of the entertainment industry.
And this time, they're all much worse.
Bill has already, long ago, slayed them with a brilliance and insight that has yet to be repeated. His cutting message of sharp truth, fueled by enlightened humor, has only crystallized over the years into even finer gems of outspoken spiritual war cries into the face of banality and apathy. Bill's legacy as an agent of evolution ensures his words continue to be more relevant and necessary than ever.