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Meet a Sound Effect Artist! at the Museum of the American Revolution

Date/Time

Jul 27, 2019
11:00 AM until 03:00 PM

Description

On Saturday, July 27 meet Cynthia Leigh Heim a sound effect, or foley, artist that has created the effects for major motion picture films, commercials and television series. On our Plaza from 11:00 am – 12:30 pm, try your hand at recreating sound effects from the 18th-century, such as footsteps, horses, and parlor noises with Heim.

At 2:00 pm in the Museum’s Liberty Hall, join Heim for a special presentation about her experience working on the historic drama film, Sense and Sensibility, based on Jane Austen’s classic novel. During her presentation, guests can try to match sounds to the screen. This special presentation is free with Museum admission.

About Cynthia Leigh Heim
Trained as a Foley Artist at Todd AO Studios East in New York City in 1989, Cynthia has worked on feature films, such as Ron Howard's Ransom (Touchstone Pictures: 1996) and Ang Lee's Sense and Sensibility (Columbia Pictures: 1995) as well as television series, specials, and commercials. She is also a singer, dancer, actress, vocal instructor and award winning short film producer.

What was the soundtrack of 18th-century America? Join us every Saturday between July 13 through August 17, starting at 11 am, for a variety of free musical performances and hands-on demonstrations on our Plaza and inside the Museum.

Cost

Included with Museum admission

Location

View map Museum of the American Revolution
101 S. 3rd St.
Philadelphia, PA

Additional Information

Phone

215-253-6731

Contact name

Museum of the American Revolution

Contact email

info@amrevmuseum.org

Neighborhood:

Philadelphia

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