THE ACTORS STUDIO 75TH ANNIVERSARY BENEFIT
Celebrate the 75th Anniversary of the Actors Studio with a Benefit Screening and Live Interview with Al Pacino.
Join Al Pacino live on-stage for one night only at a special screening of Dog Day Afternoon followed by an intimate conversation about his work.
Tickets now on sale starting at only $35. For the best seats, $250 premium seats are available, and our $1000 VIP tickets include premium seating, a backstage meet-and-greet photo opportunity, and a private reception with Pacino following the screening. Proceeds will benefit The Actors Studio.
Don’t miss your chance to see this extraordinary film and enjoy this rare opportunity to experience an intimate conversation with one of the world’s finest living actors.
Directed by Sidney Lumet, Dog Day Afternoon stars Al Pacino, John Cazale, James Broderick, Charles Durning, and Actors Studio members Carol Kane, Penny Allen, and Sully Boyer. The Academy Award winning screenplay by Frank Pierson is based on the real-life story of two amateur bank robbers who, on a hot August day in 1972, attempt to rob a bank in Brooklyn, New York. When everything goes wrong, the failed heist turns into a 14 hour long media circus and hostage crisis. Pacino’s indelible performance brought him his fourth consecutive Oscar nomination. Released in 1975, Dog Day Afternoon was nominated for six Academy Awards. In 2009 it was selected by the Library of Congress for preservation in the National Film Registry.