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9/24/2018 Member News
The FHM Presents: A Tribute to the Last Waltz - with Have Gun, Will Travel

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Kristen Wright

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kwright@thefhm.org

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 The FHM Presents: A Tribute to the Last Waltz - with Have Gun, Will Travel

Special one night only concert program at the Palladium Theatre

 

September 24, 2018 [St. Petersburg, FL] -- The Florida Holocaust Museum presents a special one night only concert program "A Tribute to The Last Waltz - with Have Gun, Will Travel and Friends" on Saturday, October 6th at the Palladium Theater in St. Petersburg.

On November 25, 1976, Bill Graham presented The Band in the final performance of their career at an all-star concert at the Winterland Auditorium called The Last Waltz. The Band was joined by special guests such as Eric Clapton, Ringo Starr, Ronnie Wood, and Muddy Waters. The event was filmed by Martin Scorsese and made into a documentary of the same title.

The Florida Holocaust Museum and the Palladium Theater present Have Gun, Will Travel as they and special guests re-create The Band's iconic final concert, performing the entire set list from the legendary concert. 

This special performance on October 6th at 8:00 p.m. at The Palladium Theater is being held in conjunction with The Florida Holocaust Museum's current blockbuster exhibition Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution, on display through February 10, 2019 at the Museum. 

There is a $3 discount for The Florida Holocaust Museum supporters with the code FHM. Ticket prices range from $25.00 to $45.00. To purchase tickets, please visit: https://www.mypalladium.org/a-tribute-to-the-last-waltz or call The Palladium Theater Box Office at 727.822.3590. 

The Palladium Theater is located at 253 5th Ave N, St. Petersburg, FL 33701. 

The Florida Holocaust Museum is located at 55 5th Street S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701. 

Bill Graham and the Rock & Roll Revolution is organized and circulated by the Skirball Cultural Center, Los Angeles, in association with the Bill Graham Memorial Foundation, and made possible by the support of Alex Graham, David Graham, and Danny Scher.

Presented locally by Bank of America, with additional support from the State of Florida
Department of Cultural Affairs and The June Baumgardner Gelbart Foundation.

 

About The Florida Holocaust Museum

2017 marked a monumental milestone for The Florida Holocaust Museum (The FHM) as the Museum celebrated its 25th Anniversary. One of the largest Holocaust museums in the country, and one of three nationally accredited Holocaust museums, The FHM honors the memory of millions of men, women and children who suffered of died in the Holocaust. The FHM is dedicated to teaching members of all races and cultures the inherent worth and dignity of human life in order to prevent future genocides. For additional information, please visit www.TheFHM.org.

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