Still Alice

Festival Chorale Oregon & Salem Cinema present a screening of STILL ALICE, a Reel Change For Our Community benefit for Festival Chorale and the Alzheimer's Association Oregon & SW Washington Chapter Wednesday, April 12th at 7PM • $15 in advance / $18 day of the event United States. 2014. Directed by Wash Westmoreland, Richard Glatzer. in English Dr. Alice Howland (Oscar Winner Julianne Moore) is a renowned linguistics professor at Columbia University. When words begin to escape her and she starts becoming lost on her daily jogs, Alice must come face-to-face with a devastating diagnosis: early-onset Alzheimer's disease. As the once-vibrant woman struggles to hang on to her sense of self for as long as possible, Alice's three grown children must watch helplessly as their mother disappears more and more with each passing day. Please join Festival Chorale for Robert Cohen's ALZHEIMER'S STORIES on Sunday, April 16th at 4pm at Elsinore Theatre! Alzheimer's Stories is based on recollections shared by the families and friends of people afflicted by the dreaded disease. The work is in three movements, the arc of which loosely mimics the progression of the disease. “One of the greatest achievements a work of art can hope to reach is to bring us to our darkest places and show us a light. To illuminate our fears, ease our anxieties, and heal our pain. Whether or not you’ve struggled with this disease personally or as a caregiver, this is what makes Alzheimer’s Stories a truly special experience.” – Kody Wallace, Choral Journal Founding Artistic Director Dr. Solveig Holmquist conducts the chorale and orchestra with guest soloists.DramaPT1H37MPG-132023-04-12T00:00:00+00:00
Julianne Moore
Alec Baldwin
Kristen Stewart
Kate Bosworth
Hunter Parrish
Wash Westmoreland
Richard Glatzer
Pamela Koffler
James Brown
Lex Lutzus
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April 12, 7:00 pm