Eva Marie Saint to help dedicate new Gish Theater

Eva Marie Saint talks with BGSU students about like & acting during a visit in April, 2018


BGSU alumna and Academy Award-winning actress Eva Marie Saint will return to campus as part of the celebration of the re-opening of the Gish Film Theater—the newly renovated cinema now located in 206 Bowen-Thompson Student Union, Friday, March 29 at 7 p.m.

The original Gish Film Theater in Hanna Hall was dedicated in 1976 to honor the achievements of Ohio natives Dorothy and Lillian Gish, renowned actresses of the stage and screen.

The evening will include a reception at 6 p.m. and a special appearance by Saint, who appeared with Lillian Gish in the classic television movie, “The Trip to Bountiful. “

The event is free; however, because there is limited seating, tickets are required and may be claimed by visiting our ticketing site. For more information, call 419-372-2222.