Celebrating the brief era of headbands, leg warmers, short-shorts and roller disco in Xanadu
February 1, 2010 at 4:04PM
Raleigh Memorial Auditorium
For a film famously reviewed as "Xana-Don't," the ill-fated 1980 Olivia Newton-John/ Gene Kelly musical Xanadu lingers in the mind. True, it helped kill the movie musical, along with the careers of most people involved, but the color, spectacle and sheer wrongness of the whole venture gave it a certain cult appeal.