“Groundhog Day” screenwriter Danny Rubin to speak in Newport


The Newport Art Museum Winter Speaker Series welcomes Danny Rubin, American screenwriter and author, whose credits include Hear No Evil, S.F.W., and Groundhog Day. Rubin plans to “speak briefly but enthusiastically about some of the surprising agendas that need to be addressed in writing a screenplay, and then open the house up for questions about screenwriting, Groundhog Day, Hollywood, teaching, or anything else on the minds of the fine people of Newport on a winter’s afternoon.”

Where: Newport Art Museum, 76 Bellevue Avenue, Newport
When: 2 p.m., Saturday, Feb. 23
Cost: $15/$10/$6
More info:  401/848-8200; www.NewportArtMuseum.org