Full Slate of Events Planned for UHF25 Celebration with Weird Al
RSU Public Television and Circle Cinema announce a full slate of events celebrating the 25th anniversary of the filming of the legendary cult classic "UHF" in Tulsa. Additional partners for the celebration include Tulsa City-County Library, Steve's Sundry, HarperCollins, DCF Concerts and the Art Directors Club of Tulsa. The celebration runs from September 13-October 19. Events include:
For more information about UHF25 visit rsu.tv, or contact Jennifer Sterling, RSU Public TV program and membership manager, at 918-343-7882 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
About "Weird Al" Yankovic
"Weird Al" Yankovic is the biggest selling comedy recording artist of all time, 3-time Grammy® winner, and an icon of American pop culture. Now entering the fourth decade of a storied career, Yankovic is best known for hits such as "Eat It," "Smells Like Nirvana," "Amish Paradise" and "White & Nerdy," which was No. 1 on iTunes and viewed over 100 million times on the internet. His latest album, Alpocalypse, is his highest charting yet, peaking at No. 9 on Billboard and featuring the Lady Gaga parody "Perform This Way." He is also the author of two children's books including "When I Grow Up" (No. 4 NY Times best seller) and its new sequel "My New Teacher and Me!" (HarperCollins).
About RSU Public TV
RSU Public TV is the only full-powered public television station licensed to a public university in Oklahoma, one of six in the nation. The station provides educational, cultural and general interest programming to an audience of 1.3 million viewers in northeastern Oklahoma, and the Tulsa metropolitan area. RSU Public TV has earned numerous awards for its original productions, including three Heartland Emmys and 15 Tellys for excellence in local programming. The station received the Governor's Arts Award in 2012 for its support of the arts in Oklahoma. www.rsupublictv.org
About Circle Cinema
The Circle Cinema is Tulsa's independent and non-profit art-house movie theatre, showing independent, foreign, and documentary films. The Circle Cinema Foundation is an Oklahoma non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation. The Circle Cinema's mission is to use film to foster understanding and appreciation of the diversity of the human experience, and create community among the viewers in the restored historic Circle Cinema. www.circlecinema.com