Come Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the John Huston Movie Night of the Iguana. at ARTe VallARTa Museo.
This event Wednesday, Jan 24th, 6 to 9 pm, will be in the style of the actual Cast Party that happen when they wrapped up the Filming. Come dressed as your favorite character of the movie or in the 1960's PV Style if you like. We will be showing the film and celebrating in the Garden. The Paradise Ensemble has created a special music performance for this exciting evening the will happen 6 to 7:30 pm. The film will start seating at 6:30 and start at dusk.
Puerto Vallarta's Ruta Mushi History Museum Bus will also be participating in this historic event with an exhibition and opportunity for to visit the bus. Please come promptly by 6:20 pm not to miss out on any of the fun.
Tickets are on sale now until the Jan 23 for 400 pesos. At the door if available will be 500 pesos. Memeber of the museo 350 pesos for advance purchase. This is a Benefit party for the Museo.
There will be libations and signature cast named drinks.
We are casting special characters so if you are interested in being John Huston, Deborah Kerr, A Cabana Boy, Susan Lyons, Ava Gardner or a School Teacher we will have some extra fun for you!!!!
We are also seeking volunteers to help in the merriment.
Please contact us ASAP 3221465984.. or [email protected]
Here are some interesting videos and links we recommend if you would like to know more about the history, characters and antitics of the Movie.
Videos to Watch
The Trailer - A perfect beginning to this film. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HPdFDfQyi_c
The Making of the Night of the Iguana - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0b6YtWF6Swg&t=2s
Good history https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ohvhlUUMs1k en espanol
An Opinion https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LYH3TaN2Kqw
Cool review https://recommendationsbyretroman.wordpress.com/tag/the-night-of-the-iguana/
Great article and description of the Characters. https://recommendationsbyretroman.wordpress.com/tag/the-night-of-the-iguana/
Want to take your Night of the Iguana Cast Party Experience to a new level? Get casted!!
We will be casting - a fun way of saying active participants. During the Event on Jan 24th you will take on the attributes of your Character and build an atmosphere of the Movie. When people come to your area you will act out your role and possibly involve them in your exciting cinematic moment.
Cast and Roles - Which one are you?
Man in a Hammock controlled by women
The Victim of Seduction - Bar Fight scene
The School teachers Arrival
The School teachers Arrival - 4 school teachers 2 men in drag -1 hysterical school teacher +2 schoolish types
Be a 1950 conservative teacher, exasperated by traveling in Mexico in a School Bus.
We will have a special surprise entrance for you to participate.
You can wander the evening after your entrance and enjoy being your character.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kGKlHwWdiIA - tame part but….
Watch the trailer to see the bumpy bus ride
Scene 2 - Cabana boys - Bar and Many Characters
Cabana boy fight https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0VNg24LfwG8
The song - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9dehQj29d_Q Las Chiapanecas
Bus driver - young man blonde
Sultry Lolita Type Blond - could be a gay man who loves Cabana boys or a very dancy woman
Mexican Bartender to tend bar.
John Houston - Poker Table - Director Chairs
Anna / Debra Kerr paint watercolors - Grand Father Saying his
Man in a Hammach Tied up
Ava Gardner with door scene - Amazing - we will have levered doors will be set up.
Young Suductive Girl
John Houston Poker Table
Deborah Kerr Watercolors for Charity.
Mexican Film maker Gabriel Figueroa Mateos – Mantanya
The Poet - We have a wheel chair you will recite the poem
Signature Celebrity Drinks available
Sue Lyons (Charlotte) Bottled Coke and maybe more if you wiggle your hips.
For Deborah Kerr, Cocktail Hannah, Pink Champagne
The Elizabeth Taylor The Mexican Chocolate Martini
Eva Gardner’s The Mazine Cocktail, Rum and Coke or in a Coconut
Richard Burton (Shannon) Mexican Boilermaker,Tequila with a Beer Chaser
The Iquana Margarita Pineapple, Mango, Lime, Tequila
Will feature ENSEMBLE PARAISO, Andrea Jupina, Jean-Guy Y Olga Martinez will be playing a varied repertoire (jazz, classical and broadway) + a surprise from the “NIGHT OF THE IGUANA” movie soundtrack under the Stars in the Museum Courtyard