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Screening and Artist Talk: The Plastic Bag Store -- the Film

Presented by Arts Arlington and Regent Theatre at Regent Theatre, Arlington MA

May 10 2022
Screening and Artist Talk: The Plastic Bag Store -- the Film

Free film screening in Arlington and online celebrates art, environmental activism, and community

Tuesday, May 10 at 7 pm
Free film screening celebrates art, environmental activism, and community
Watch live at the Regent Theater or stream at home

To celebrate the final months of Persistence, Michelle Lougee's installation crocheted from thousands of plastic bags, ArtsArlington and EcoWeek present a rare screening of Robin Frohardt's The Plastic Bag Store -- the Film followed by a Q&A with both artists.

Frohardt uses whimsical puppets to follow a plastic bottle into a dystopian future

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Following the film there will be a virtual Q& A with Robin Frohardt and Michelle Lougee on art, activism, and plastic. For more information about EcoWeek and the many events planned — fix-it clinics and clothing swaps, park clean-ups and a biodiversity summit, choral music and window painting — to strengthen and celebrate sustainability and the environment, see the full schedule.


Regent Theatre

7 Medford Street, Arlington, MA 02474


Parking in Russell Common / Municipal lot entrance directly across Medford Street from the Regent. 50 Cents per hour with no limit 8am - 8pm Mon-Sat, Free on Sundays. Street parking also available on Medford Street, Mass Ave, and other nearby streets.

COVID-19 Phased Reopening Details

Face Masks Required: No
Social Distancing: No
Limited Capacity: No
Reservations Required: Yes
Proof of Vaccination Required: No

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