The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes comes to TPAC for one-night engagement June 24
Fans can join Elwes for behind-the-scenes stories after screening the legendary film
Tickets on sale Friday, April 7, at 10 a.m. at TPAC.org
NASHVILLE, Tenn. – Fans of the legendary film “The Princess Bride” have the chance to attend an exclusive screening and a moderated Q&A with Westley himself when The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes stops in Nashville for a one-night-only engagement at the Tennessee Performing Arts Center’s Andrew Jackson Hall on June 24.
Tickets go on sale on Friday, April 7, at 10:00 a.m. at TPAC.org, by phone at 615-782-4040, and at the TPAC Box Office, 505 Deaderick St., in downtown Nashville.
In this highly-anticipated event, fans of “The Princess Bride” will screen Rob Reiner’s iconic film before joining actor Cary Elwes for a behind-the-scenes look at life on and off the set, a discussion on classic scenes, and never-before-shared secrets and tales of inconceivable antics!
Elwes has enjoyed a successful career in film, and has most recently taken on the role of author. He will appear in the second season of Sony Crackle’s “The Art of More,” starting Nov. 16, starring opposite Dennis Quaid, Kate Bosworth and Christian Cooke. Elwes also recently filmed a lead in the feature film “The First” directed by Jennifer DeLia.
His memoir “As You Wish: Inconceivable Tales from the Making of The Princess Bride” recently became a New York Times Bestseller, and the paperback edition of the book will be released on Nov. 4.
Elwes will soon be seen in “The Billionaire Boys Club,” opposite Ansel Elgort, Emma Roberts, Taron Egerton and Kevin Spacey; “The Queen of Spain” opposite Penelope Cruz, which will be released in Spain on Nov. 25; “Sugar Mountain” with Jason Momoa and Anna Hutchison; and “We Don’t Belong Here” alongside Catherine Keener and Anton Yelchin.
Other film appearances include director Rob Reiner’s “Being Charlie,” which bowed at the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival to rave reviews. He also recently produced and wrote “Elvis Nixon” which starred Kevin Spacey and Michael Shannon and was released by Bleeker Street. Elwes also is known for his roles in Academy Award-winning films “Glory,” “Days of Thunder” and “Bram Stoker's Dracula;” box-office hits “Hot Shots!,” “Twister,” “Liar Liar,” “Saw,” and the cult classic “Robin Hood: Men In Tights.” He also has played popular recurring roles in the Golden Globe and Emmy Award-winning television series “The X-Files,” and the highly-rated comedy series “Psych.” Other TV credits include “Seinfeld,” the critically acclaimed miniseries “From the Earth to the Moon,” “Uprising,” “The Riverman” and “Pope John Paul II.”
A native of London, Elwes currently resides in Los Angeles with his family.
If You Go:
The Princess Bride: An Inconceivable Evening with Cary Elwes
June 24, 2017
TPAC’s Andrew Jackson Hall
505 Deaderick St.
Performance schedule, prices, and cast are subject to change without notice. Institutional sponsors for TPAC include Nissan North America and Coca-Cola. TPAC is a nonprofit arts organization funded in part by support from the Tennessee Arts Commission and the Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission. TPAC reminds ticket buyers that the only official place to buy tickets online is TPAC.org.