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The Lorax, a Movie on the Big Lawn event

Date: Friday, August 23rd, 2013

Time: 6:00 pm

Location: Riverside Park, Beloit

Contact:, Jennifer Kodl: 363-2775

Please join Friends of the Riverfront for a Movie on the Big Lawn event featuring"  The Lorax (2012).  The Dr. Seuss' American computer-animated 3D musical fantasy comedy film based on Dr. Seuss' children's book of the same name. It was produced by Illumination Entertainment and was released by Universal Pictures on March 2, 2012, the 108th birthday of Dr. Seuss.

It is the second adaptation of the book, following the 1972 animated musical television special. It builds on the book by expanding the story of Ted, the previously unnamed boy who visits the Once-ler. The cast includes Zac Efron as Ted, Danny DeVito as the Lorax, and Ed Helms as the Once-ler. New characters introduced in the film are Audrey, who is voiced by Taylor Swift, Aloysius O'Hare, voiced by Rob Riggle, and Grammy Norma, voiced by Betty White.

6-8:30 p.m. food & free activities.  8:30 p.m. free movie.  Bring Blankets & Chairs


Sponsored by

First National Bank and Trust Co.
Knights of Columbus
Visit Beloit
Underwriters for Music and More
ABC Supply Co., Inc.
Beloit Health System
Beloit Foundation
Fairbanks Morse
First National Bank and Trust Co.
Kerry Ingredients