Review: ‘The Force Awakens’ is fun fan service _lowres

Photo provided by Disney -- Daisey Ridley stars as Rey, left, and John Boyega as Finn, in a scene from 'Star Wars: The Force Awakens.' The film will be screened Saturday night as part of the Red Stick International Festival in Baton Rouge.

After opening with the LSU Video Game Symposium last weekend, the Red Stick International Festival continues Saturday and Sunday in Baton Rouge.

The schedule will offer:


10 A.M.-3 P.M.: Kids’ Lab, EBR Main Library, 7711 Goodwood Blvd. Activities will include exhibits by Knock Knock Children’s Museum; NASA/Stennis; Arduino showcase/local school art creations; Lego lab; Minecraft showcase and live lab; and an interactive art project on the library’s windows. For ages 6 and older; minors need parent or guardian present.

1 P.M.-5 P.M.: Making Expo, Main Library. The Electronic Arts showcase will feature playable demos of games; Acadian Robotics, the only 3D printer manufacturer in Louisiana; LSU’s Digital Media Arts & Engineering program; and digital and technology makers from the area.

6:30 P.M. : Screening of “Star Wars - The Force Awakens,” Main Library.


1 P.M. AND 4 P.M. : “Entangled Spaces,” a multimedia concert and light show, Louisiana Art & Science Museum, 100 S. River Road. Performance by LSU’s Experimental Music and Digital Media artists, featuring original music and immersive interactive visuals in the LASM Planetarium. Free.

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