Comedy legend Chevy Chase is headed to Denver this summer time for a screening of his basic, 1980 movie “Caddyshack” — and also you’re invited.
The Aug. 25 occasion at Bellco Theatre is a part of The Backlot Mission, a sequence that brings stars and their best-known motion pictures to phases for screenings, adopted by dwell Q&As with the headliner. Previous Denver visits have included John Cleese (“Monty Python and the Holy Grail”), William Shatner (“Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan”), Mel Brooks (“Blazing Saddles”) and John Cusack (“Grosse Pointe Clean.”)
(Full disclosure: I moderated the Cusack exhibiting.)
“Caddyshack,” which co-starred Invoice Murray and Rodney Dangerfield, is taken into account one of many most interesting post-“Saturday Evening Reside” motion pictures of all time, provided that Chase jumped to it after leaving that sketch present, serving to kick off a formidable profession as a number one funnyman in Hollywood in movies reminiscent of “Nationwide Lampoon’s Trip,” “Fletch” and “Three Amigos.”
The 75-year-old most not too long ago performed Pierce Hawthrone on NBC’s “Group,” the place he reportedly bolstered his status as a prickly co-worker.
Tickets to the 6 p.m. present begin at $49.75 (the complete value vary just isn’t but obtainable) and are on sale at 10 a.m. Might 17. They’re obtainable by calling 888-929-7849 or visiting axs.com.
A restricted variety of VIP tickets will embrace a post-show picture with Chase and “the very best seats in the home,” in accordance with organizers.