Art Deco Mural

413 Market Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837
570-577-FILM ~ 570-577-7900


 

 

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SPECIAL EVENTS

Tuesdays at 1:00 pm – Campus Theatre’s Summer Family Film Series – FREE - Our 10 week Summer Family Film Series will feature a program of animated and classic family films introduced by academic professionals and specialists who will offer film enthusiasts of all ages new perspectives to consider during their film viewing experience.   Intro speakers will discuss their specialty in relationship to an aspect of the film, such as history, the environment, animal behavior, folklore and more. 

The Summer Family Film Series will show only G and PG rated films, which makes it perfect for all ages, and free admission will make this programming accessible to all.  Join us this summer and share an outstanding family film experience that you won’t find at any multiplex.  The Campus Theatre is grateful to Mifflinburg Bank and Trust and The Woodcock Foundation for the Appreciation of the Arts for their support of this program. 

SCREENINGS IN JULY & AUGUST:

July 22, 2014 - THE PRINCESS BRIDE (1987)
Introduction: Virginia Zimmerman – Prof of English – Bucknell University
Topic:  What makes fairy tales different from other books?

July 29, 2014 - E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL (1982)
Introduction Speaker: Clare Sammells, Assist. Prof of Anthropology – Bucknell University
Topic:  Culture Shock - How individuals from different backgrounds can bridge their differences.

August 5, 2014 - HUGO (2011)
Introduction: Rebecca Meyers, Academic Film Programmer & Lecturer in Film/Media Studies, Bucknell Univ.
Topic:   The Birth of Film, a Cinema of Attractions.

August 12, 2014 - THE SOUND OF MUSIC (1965)
Introduction:  Kim Councill, Assoc. Prof of Music – Bucknell University
Topic:  The ‘Sound’ of music:   How does Music influence our lives?

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July 26 at 5:00 pm – SCHOOL OF ROCK – Sponsored by the Lewisburg Downdown Partnership – part of the Lewisburg BrewBQue Festival.  Screening is Free & Open to the Public.

Wednesday evenings, June 11 through August 20, 7:00 pm - Music in the Park. The Lewisburg Arts Council hosts the 18th season of summer concerts in Hufnagle Park.   All concerts are free and open to the public, thanks to the generosity of the Woodcock Foundation for the Appreciation of the Arts.   The July schedule: Good Vibe Quartet;  7/23, KJ and Eric Sundberg's family concert;  and 7/30, Rolf Sturm and Rob Henke. The August schedule: 8/6, Adam Jacob; 8/13, BeeGeeZ USA; and 8/20, Lewisburg Area High School Marching Band.   Rain location for 7/23, 7/30, 8/6 and 8/13 will be the Campus Theatre. For more information visit www.lewisburgartscouncil.com.

Wednesday, August 6 at 2:00 pm – Union-Snyder Agency on Aging/Livable Communities and Riverwoods Senior Living Community present CYBER-SENIORS – Film Screening and Program Kick-Off.   This humorous and heartwarming documentary feature chronicles the extraordinary journey of a group of colorful elders as they discover the world of the Internet though the guidance of teenage mentors.  Following the film, youth, older adults, and community organizations will have the opportunity to help create and be part of our local version of this program.  Free and Open to the Public

Wednesday August 20, 2014 at 7:00 p.m. – *A Benefit Concert for the Mifflinburg Community Ambulance & Mifflinburg Hose Company #1   On Sunday, May 4, 2014 the immediate response to a 9-1-1 call by both the Mifflinburg Community Ambulance and Mifflinburg Hose Company #1 was undoubtedly the difference between life and death for Bill Conley, who suffered a cardiac arrest while cycling. To support their service to others in need, please join us at the Campus Theatre for a free concert with Caroline Reese and the Drifting Fifth.  Caroline is Bill’s niece and she recently released her third CD:  The Electric Year.  To learn more about Caroline and the Drifting Fifth, checkout her website (carolinereesemusic.com) or, better yet, join us on Wednesday, August 20!  Doors open at 6 pm. No charge; donations will be accepted. If you cannot attend and would like to contribute, please make checks out to Mifflinburg Community Ambulance and mail to: Bill Conley, 116 Victoria Lane, Lewisburg, PA 17837. 

August 30th, 5:00 pm - Campus Theatre Members’ Event.  FREE to all current Campus Theatre Members.  For Membership information or to find out  more about the event,   please contact Director of Outreach & Fundraising,  Jessica Paquin at  570-577-7906 or  Jessica@campustheatre.org

SYNOPSES OF UPCOMING FILMS

CHEF (R) 114 min, Comedy, Director: Jon Favreau; Stars: Jon Favreau, Robert Downey Jr. and Scarlett Johansson.  A chef who loses his restaurant job starts up a food truck in an effort to reclaim his creative promise, while piecing back together his estranged family.

*CYBER-SENIORS (2014 - NR) 75 min. Documentary/Comedy/Drama.  Director: Saffron Cassaday.   A humorous and heartwarming documentary feature which chronicles the extraordinary journey of a group of colorful elders as they discover the world of the Internet though the guidance of teenage mentors.  Sponsored by Union-Snyder Agency on Aging/Livable Communities and Riverwoods Senior Living Community - Free and Open to the Public

E.T. THE EXTRA-TERRESTRIAL (1982) (PG)  114 min.  Adventure/Family/Fantasy.   Stars: Henry Thomas, Drew Barrymore & Peter Coyote.  An American science fiction film that tells the story of Elliott, a lonely boy who befriends an extraterrestrial, dubbed "E.T.", who is stranded on Earth. Elliott and his siblings help it return home while attempting to keep it hidden from their mother and the government.   Director, Steven Spielberg, has suggested that the story's central alien-human friendship is an analogy for how real-world adversaries can learn to overcome their differences.  In 1982, the film won four Academy Awards and two Golden Globe awards.  In 1994, the United States Library of Congress selected the film for preservation in the National Film Registry as it was deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant."  Part of the Campus Theatre’s Summer Family Film Series – free.

THE FAULT IN OUR STARS (PG-13) 126 min.  Drama/Romance.  Director: Josh Boone.  Stars: Shailene Woodley, Ansel Elgort, Nat Wolff.  Hazel and Gus are two teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on a journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous given that Hazel's other constant companion is an oxygen tank, Gus jokes about his prosthetic leg, and they met and fell in love at a cancer support group.

HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON 2 (PG) 102 min  -  Animation | Action | Adventure.  Director: Dean DeBlois; Stars: Jay Baruchel, Cate Blanchett, Gerard Butler.  When Hiccup and Toothless discover an ice cave that is home to hundreds of new wild dragons and the mysterious Dragon Rider, the two friends find themselves at the center of a battle to protect the peace.

HUGO (2011) (PG); run time 2hrs, 6 min - Stars: Asa Butterfield, Chloë Grace Moretz & Christopher Lee.  Hugo is a historical adventure drama film based on Brian Selznick's novel The Invention of Hugo Cabret .  The plot is set in 1930s Paris and features an orphan boy who lives alone in the walls of the Gare Montparnasse railway station, wrapped up in a mystery involving his late father and an automaton.   In 2011, the film won five Academy awards and one Golden Globe. Part of the Campus Theatre’s Summer Family Film Series – free.

THE PRINCESS BRIDE (1987) (PG)  98 min.  Adventure/Comedy/Family.  Director:  Rob Reiner.  Stars: Cary Elwes, Mandy Patinkin & Robin Wright .  The Princess Bride is an American romantic comedy fantasy adventure film  based on the 1973 novel of the same name by William Goldman.   The plot is a classic fairy tale, with swordplay, giants, an evil prince, a beautiful princess, and yes, some kissing.  The story is presented in the film as a book being read by a grandfather to his sick grandson thus effectively preserving the novel's narrative style.   In 1987 it was nominated for an Academy Award.  Part of the Campus Theatre’s Summer Family Film Series – free.

*SCHOOL OF ROCK (2003) (PG-13) 108 min.  Comedy/Music.  Director: Richard Linklater.  Stars: Jack Black, Mike White, Joan Cusack.  A wannabe rock star in need of cash poses as a substitute teacher at a prep school, and tries to turn his class into a rock band.  Sponsored by the Lewisburg Downtown Partnership – part of the Lewisburg BrewBQue Festival.  Free & Open to the Public.

SNOWPIERCER (R) 126 min  -  Action/Thriller/Sci-F.  Director: Joon-ho Bong; Stars: Chris Evans, Jamie Bell, Tilda Swinton.  Set in a future where a failed climate-change experiment kills all life on the planet except for a lucky few who boarded the Snowpiercer, a train that travels around the globe, where a class system emerges.  94% Positive reviews on Rotten Tomatoes!

THE SOUND OF MUSIC (1965) (G); run time 2 hrs, 54 min .  Stars: Julie Andrews & Christopher Plummer.  The Sound of Music is an American musical film derived from the Broadway musical The Sound of Music, with songs written by  Rodgers and  Hammerstein and based on the book The Story of the Trapp Family Singers by Maria von Trapp.   The film is about a young woman who leaves an Austrian convent to become a governess to the seven children of a naval officer widower. 
The Sound of Music contains several popular songs, including "Edelweiss", "My Favorite Things", "Climb Ev'ry Mountain", "Do-Re-Mi", "Sixteen Going on Seventeen", "The Lonely Goatherd", and the title song, "The Sound of Music".  In 1965 it won five Academy Awards.  The cast album was also nominated for a Grammy Award for Album of the Year.  In 2001, the United States Library of Congress selected the film for preservation in the National Film Registry as it was deemed "culturally, historically, or aesthetically significant." Part of the Campus Theatre’s Summer Family Film Series – free.

X-MEN: Days of Future Past  (PG-13)  131 min.   Action & Adventure/Science Fiction & Fantasy.  Director: Bryan Singer.  Stars: Patrick Stewart, Ian McKellen, Hugh Jackman.  The X-Men send Wolverine to the past in a desperate effort to change history and prevent an event that results in doom for both humans and mutants.

*These movies are chosen by organizations who have contracted to rent the Campus Theatre and are not part of our regular programming.  No discounts, CT movie passes or reserved seating will be allowed for these screenings unless otherwise arranged directly with the renter.  For information about renting the theatre, please contact Rental Director, Jenni Stieler at 570-577-7902 or Jenni@campustheatre.org

The Campus Theatre is a 501c3 non-profit historic movie theatre located in Lewisburg, PA.   Built in 1941, and one of the few remaining single-screen art deco movie houses in the country, the Campus Theatre remains dedicated to the promotion of the art of cinema and historic preservation of this architectural treasure.

 

Coming in August

Chef

How To Train Your Dragon 2

Snowpiercer

 

In the Queue*

Venus In Fur

Boyhood

Dawn of the Planet of the Apes

*These movies have not been confirmed, but are possible titles that may be shown in the coming months.

 

The Campus Theatre is a 501c3 non-profit historic movie theatre located in Lewisburg, PA.  Built in 1941, and one of the few remaining single-screen art deco movie houses in the country, the Campus Theatre remains dedicated to the promotion of the art of cinema and historic preservation of this architectural treasure.

 

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BYOB Rules

 

  • - The BYOB policy at the Campus Theatre is only applicable for specified BYOB Announced Screenings. 
  • - Upon entering the Theatre, all BYOB participating guests must check in at the - Concession counter (“B.Y.O.B. Check In” sign).
  • - Theatre guests may consume 12 ounces of wine or 36 ounces of beer per person.
  • - Concession staff will check guests' identification (guests must be 21 or over with proper I.D.). 
  • - Alcohol may not be served to, consumed by, or possessed by anyone under the age of twenty-one.
  • - There is a $2 per person “Corking Fee.”
  • - Alcohol may not be consumed from its original container.  No glass or cans may be brought into the main theatre area.
  • - We will pour your wine or beer into a plastic cup and keep your wine or beer bottles/cans & your I.D. at our Concession counter during the movie.
  • - You may come to the Concession counter for refills during the movie.
  • - Guests should consider packaging wine or beer in an insulated container to keep beverages properly chilled.
  • - Oversized purses, large bags and backpacks will not be allowed in the main Theatre for BYOB Announced Screenings.  Theatre staff will be happy to check bags at the Concession counter.
  • - The management reserves the right to restrict alcohol consumption to a specific section of the Theatre.
  • - Please check our website and print calendar for announced “BYOB Nite.”
  • - Management reserves the right to deny service at any time.
  • - If you have any questions or concerns, please contact gabriele@campustheatre.org

 

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-The Campus Theatre is a 501c3 non-profit historic movie theatre located in Lewisburg, PA. Built in 1941, and one of the few remaining single screen art deco movie houses in the country, the Campus Theatre remains dedicated to the promotion of the art of cinema and historic preservation of this architectural treasure.