Nina Foch, who died last December, will be remembered by USC's School of Cinematic Arts with “A Tribute to Nina Foch” on Tuesday, April 14, at 7:30 p.m. at the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences' Samuel Goldwyn Theater in Beverly Hills. “A Tribute to Nina Foch” will feature film clips as well as onstage remembrances with several of her colleagues, students, friends, and family.
The Dutch-born stage, film, and television actress, among whose motion picture credits are the B-noir classic My Name Is Julia Ross (1945), the Oscar-winning musical An American in Paris (1951), an her Oscar-nominated supporting turn in Executive Suite (1954), was also an acting coach and a senior faculty member at the American Film Institute. Later, Foch taught for many years at the USC School of Cinematic Arts, offering the advanced seminar in directing actors for film.
RSVP to www.ninafochtribute.com. All seating is unreserved. The theater is expected to be overbooked and the RSVP list will be honored on a first-come, first-serve basis. An email reservation confirmation will automatically be sent upon successfully making an RSVP through this website and a printout of the confirmation should be brought along for admittance.
The Samuel Goldwyn Theater is located at 8949 Wilshire Blvd. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. with free parking is available in the garages at 8920 and 9025 Wilshire Blvd.