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Tues, Feb 13, 7:30, Centennial Theatre

BCMC presents Dirtbag

Climbing, Mountain Culture

A look at the life of legendary alpinist Fred Beckey.

Date, Time & Location:

Tues, Feb 13, Centennial Theatre
Evening – Doors 6:30pm Show 7:30pm



Jim Herrington

Jim Herrington is a photographer whose portraits of celebrities including Benny Goodman, Willie Nelson, The Rolling Stones, Cormac McCarthy, Morgan Freeman and Dolly Parton have appeared on the pages of Vanity Fair, Rolling Stone, Esquire, GQ, Outside and Men's Journal as well as on scores of album covers for more than three decades. He has photographed international ad campaigns for clients such as Thule, Trek Bikes, Gibson Guitars and Wild Turkey Bourbon.

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Dirtbag: The Legend of Fred Beckey

Director: Dave O'Leske
Origin: United States
Year of Production: 2017
Duration: 96 min

Fred Beckey was the original American "Dirtbag" climber whose name evokes mystery, adulation and vitriol. A rebel athlete since the 1940s, Beckey was a true pioneer of the outdoors. He passed away in October 2017 aged 94, climbing until the very end.

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