The Exorcist Steps
Location: 36th and Prospect Street in Georgetown
Scene: The young Father Damien Karras, being controlled by the devil, throws himself out of the house above and meets his untimely death on these stairs.
The Deets: The Exorcist is a video montage of a 1970's Georgetown. Prior to much of the campus' construction, Linda Blair and the rest of the cast and crew filmed one of the most iconic movies to feature the Jesuit institution. Ellen Burstyn's house is still standing, although one wing of the house is no longer standing.
Monday, May 20
We sat down with Anne Pasternak for a few questions about Creative Time's past and future, as well as the importance of having an awareness about public art in the city.