Dormont’s Hollywood Theater will hold a special event this evening to celebrate the birthday of one of television’s most beloved children’s show hosts: Mister Rogers.
Fred Rogers, who died in 2003, would have been 84.
Friday’s event includes a showing of “Speedy Delivery,” a documentary featuring David Newell (Mr. McFeely) that traces the continuing importance of “Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood” and the legacy of Fred Rogers.
Newell, a Green Tree native, will be at the theater for discussion and autograph signing.
Those who attend are asked to bring a sweater to donate to the Mister Rogers Neighborhood Sweater Drive.
If you’re going:
- What: “Speedy Delivery” showing.
- Where: Hollywood Theater, 1449 Potomac Ave., Dormont.
- When: Friday, March 23 at 7 p.m.
- Cost: Tickets are $10.