“Houston Chronicle” Top Texas Film Picks: Selena
Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 – Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018
07:00 PM – 09:05 PM
“HOUSTON CHRONICLE” TOP TEXAS FILM PICKS
Introduced by Joey Guerra, Houston Chronicle music critic
Jennifer Lopez stars in the true story of Texas-born Tejano singer Selena Quintanilla-Perez, who rose from cult status to performing at the Astrodome, with chart-topping albums on the Latin music charts along the way. Selena was on the brink of international superstardom when she was murdered by the president of her fan club in 1995. Flashbacks explore Selena’s marriage and relationship with her stage father. The cast also includes Edward James Olmos and John Seda.
About the Speaker
Joey Guerra, music critic for the Houston Chronicle, also covers various aspects of pop culture. In addition to his concert reviews, he has interviewed celebrities from Beyoncé to Justin Bieber to Dolly Parton. Guerra has been a correspondent on KRIV/Fox26 as well as the head judge and director of the Pride Superstar singing competition. He has been named journalist of the year by OutSmart magazine and the FACE Awards.
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Tuesday - Wednesday, 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Thursday, 10:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday - Saturday, 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Sunday, 12:15 pm - 7:00 pm
Monday: Closed (Except Monday Holidays). Closed Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
- MFAH Members FREE
- Adults $15
- Seniors (65+ with ID) $10
- Military (with ID) $10
- College Students (19+ with ID) $7.50
- Youth (13–18) $7.50
- Children (12 & younger) FREE
- Certain special exhibitions are ticketed, with an additional charge.
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Paid Parking
- Street Parking
Make visiting a snap! Visit mfah.org/parking for complete parking info, including a map you can download.
Two Parking Garages
Parking Garage HoursOpen daily from 6 a.m. to 11 p.m.
Parking Garage Fees
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- The first 30 minutes are always free. On Thursday, parking is free for visitors who enter the Museum between 5 p.m. and 9 p.m.
- For hourly rates, go to mfah.org/parking
Special Offers / Dining
Paolo Fronza, from Fellini Caffè, runs this sophisticated dining operation. Enjoy an array of Italian-inspired fare with a Texas flair, a European-style coffee bar, a kids menu, and much more at the MFA Café, located on the lower level of the Beck Building.
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