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Philly AIDS Thrift @ Giovanni's Room brings the 1975 cult classic Grey Gardens to the big screen for a unique viewing experience with cast member Jerry Torre, co-author of The Marble Faun of Grey Gardens. Watch “Big Edie” and “Little Edie”, the aunt and cousin of Jacqueline Kennedy, lead their eccentric lives in a decaying mansion in East Hampton, New York.
General admission guests will experience the screening and receive a copy of The Marble Faun of Grey Gardens written by Torre and his co-author film historian Tony Maietta. VIP guests will enjoy a meet and greet with the authors, an autographed copy of The Marble Faun of Grey Gardens, and complimentary refreshments. Tickets are available at www.queerbooks.com, Philly AIDS Thrift (710 S 5th St.), or Philly AIDS Thrift @ Giovanni’s Room (345 S. 12th St.). Tickets are also available at the door at an increased price.