Sunday, February 14, at 1:00 pm – NT Live presents JANE EYRE – The Bucknell University Departments of Art, Classics, English, Theatre and Dance, the Bucknell Arts Council, The Bucknell Innovation Group and Office of the Provost, sponsor broadcasts of the National Theatre (NT Live). NT Live productions, which are screened in more than 1,500 venues worldwide, include productions at other U.K. (and U.S) theatres. Cameras are brought to the theatre one evening, and that live performance is seen, via satellite. U.S. theatres generally delay the broadcasts until the evening, or show the production on different days. These are the original live satellite feeds; no editing takes place between the time of transmission and showing. For more information on the program and productions, see ntlive.nationaltheatre.org.uk No advanced ticket purchases. Doors open at 12:30. Admission: Adults, $15; Seniors, $12; Students $10, with student ID $5.
Wednesday, February 17, at 7:00 pm – MY SOUL LOOKED BACK AND WONDERED (by local playwright, Derek W. Scott) – Presented by the CommUnity Zone in partnership with the Gaspipe Theatre Ensemble, as part of Black History Month. The play centers on our nation's African American experience beginning with the capture and sale of men and women of color during colonial times, and ending with the Rev. Martin L. King's Mountaintop speech. We will follow the play with Harvey Edwards' Tolerance Troupe from the Selinsgrove High School, who will perform two short skits responding to the historical nature of the play with a very contemporary reaction and a call to action to the audience. All seating is general admission. Tickets are $10. For more information: Cynthia Peltier at [email protected] or call the CommUnity Zone at 570-238-1818
Saturday, Feb 20th, 4:00pm – THE BIG SHORT – This funny, fact-based film explores the very serious recent collapse of Wall Street and the insiders who saw it coming. Mondragon Bookstore and Susquehanna Valley Progressives are pleased to sponsor this film and a discussion panel of economic and business experts, immediately following the film. The panel is free and open to the public and will take place across the street at the Barnes & Noble bookstore's meeting room. Complimentary coffee and refreshments will be offered.
Sunday, February 21 at 2:00 pm – Geisinger’s Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute presents a Sensory-Friendly Film Screening of MINIONS. As part of Geisinger’s Autism & Developmental Medicine Institute’s (ADMI) Community Outreach and Family Support initiative, ADMI and The Campus Theatre are happy to offer children with special developmental needs and their families a chance to experience the joy of seeing a movie on the big screen. This event is FREE. Please RSVP or find out more by contacting [email protected] or (570) 522-6281.
Wednesday, February 24, at 7:30 pm – BLADE RUNNER (THE FINAL CUT) (Doors Open at 6:45pm; Pre-Movie Talk at 7:00pm) – hosted by Prof. L. Felipe Perrone, Robert L. Rooke Chair in the Historical and Social Context of Engineering. Preceding the screening of this critically acclaimed movie (beginning at 7:00pm), Prof. Philip Asare (Dept. of Electrical and Computer Engineering) and Prof. Jason Leddingont (Dept. of Philosophy) will share with the audience thoughts on robotics and consciousness, equality, and self-knowledge. The movie will start at 7:30pm. A limited number of free admission seats is being made available to the community on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 6:45pm.
Sunday, February 28, 6:00 – 8:00 pm – Campus Theatre’s RED CARPET AWARDS PARTY! – Join us as we celebrate Hollywood's Biggest Night at our elegant formal Red-Carpet Fundraiser benefitting the Campus Theatre. Experience the glitz & glamour with star-studded fun, gourmet hors d'oeuvres, drinks & more. All leading up to the live showing of the 88th Annual Awards Show on the Big Screen. Tickets are $30/person; $25 for Campus Theatre Members. Tickets available on the Campus Theatre NOW!
SYNOPSIS OF UPCOMING FILMS
THE BIG SHORT (R) 130 min. Hilarious and horrifying, a scathing film that would be hard to believe if it wasn't actually true. Biography, Drama. Director: Adam McKay, Stars: Christian Bale, Steve Carell, Ryan Gosling. Adapted from Michael Lewis' best-seller The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine, Four denizens of the world of high-finance predict the credit and housing bubble collapse of the mid-2000s, and decide to take on the big banks for their greed and lack of foresight. A Golden Globe nominee!
*BLADE RUNNER (THE FINAL CUT) (1982 – R) 117 min. Drama, Science Fiction & Fantasy. Director: Ridley Scott. Stars: Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young. Visually spectacular, intensely action-packed and powerfully prophetic since its debut, Blade Runner returns in Ridley Scott's definitive Final Cut, including extended scenes and never-before-seen special effects. In a signature role as 21st-century detective Rick Deckard, Harrison Ford brings his masculine-yet-vulnerable presence to this stylish noir thriller. In a future of high-tech possibility soured by urban and social decay, Deckard hunts for fugitive, murderous replicants - and is drawn to a mystery woman whose secrets may undermine his soul. This incredible version features the definitive Final Cut of Ridley Scott's legendary Sci-Fi classic. Sponsored by Prof. L. Felipe Perrone, Robert L. Rooke Chair in the Historical and Social Context of Engineering.
CAROL (R) 118 min. The storytelling is sublime, as is the look of the film. It is a work of sheer beauty ... Blanchett is breathtaking in the title role. Drama, Romance. Director: Todd Haynes, Stars: Cate Blanchett, Rooney Mara. An aspiring photographer develops an intimate relationship with an older woman. Adaptated from the Patricia Highsmith novel "The Price of Salt." A Golden Globe nominee!
CHI-RAQ (R) 127 min. Playful and piteous, touching and tragic, full of sound moral judgment and thigh-slapping wit. Drama. Director: Spike Lee, Stars: Nick Cannon, Teyonah Parris, Wesley Snipes . Chi-Raq (Named after present-day Englewood, Chicago, where violence is so prevalent the locals call it Chi-Raq, a mash-up of "Chicago" and "Iraq.") is a modern day adaptation of the ancient Greek play "Lysistrata" by Aristophanes. After the murder of a child by a stray bullet, a group of women led by Lysistrata organize against the on-going violence in Chicago's Southside creating a movement that challenges the nature of race, sex and violence in America and around the world.
*CORIOLANUS, presented by NT Live (12+) 160 min. National Theatre Live’s 2014 broadcast of the Donmar Warehouse’s production ofCoriolanus returns to cinemas by popular demand. Shakespeare’s searing tragedy of political manipulation and revenge, Coriolanus features an Evening Standard Award-winning performance from Tom Hiddleston (The Avengers, Thor, War Horse (film), BBC's The Hollow Crown) in the title role, directed by the Donmar's Artistic Director Josie Rourke. When an old adversary threatens Rome, the city calls once more on her hero and defender: Coriolanus. But he has enemies at home too. Famine threatens the city, the citizens’ hunger swells to an appetite for change, and on returning from the field Coriolanus must confront the march of realpolitik and the voice of an angry people. Running time 2 hours 40 minutes including a 20 minute interval. Sponsored by the Bucknell University Departments of Art, Classics, English, Theatre and Dance, the Bucknell Arts Council and Office of the Provost.
THE DANISH GIRL (R) 119 min. Poignantly explores thought-provoking themes with a beautifully filmed biopic drama. Biography, Drama, Romance . Director: Tom Hooper, Stars: Eddie Redmayne, Alicia Vikander, Amber Heard. The remarkable love story inspired by the lives of artists Lili Elbe and Gerda Wegener. Lili and Gerda's marriage and work evolve as they navigate Lili's groundbreaking journey as a transgender pioneer. A Golden Globe nominee!
*JANE EYRE, presented by NT Live (PG) 200 min. Almost 170 years on, Charlotte Brontë’s story of the trailblazing Jane is as inspiring as ever. This bold and dynamic production uncovers one woman’s fight for freedom and fulfillment on her own terms. From her beginnings as a destitute orphan, Jane Eyre’s spirited heroine faces life’s obstacles head-on, surviving poverty, injustice and the discovery of bitter betrayal before taking the ultimate decision to follow her heart. This acclaimed re-imagining of Brontë’s masterpiece was first staged by Bristol Old Vic last year, when the story was performed over two evenings. Director Sally Cookson now brings her celebrated production to the National, presented as a single, exhilarating performance. Sponsored by The Bucknell University Departments of Art, Classics, English, Theatre and Dance, the Bucknell Arts Council and Office of the Provost.
*MINIONS (2015 – PG) 91 min. There's no denying the minions are adorable – and strike ther perfect balance between villainy and heroism, silliness and relevance. Animation, Comedy, Family. Directors: Kyle Balda, Pierre Coffin; Stars: Sandra Bullock, Jon Hamm, Michael Keaton. Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world. A Sensory Friendly Screening Sponsored by Geisinger ADMI – FREE
SPOTLIGHT (R) 128 min. A tense investigative dramatic-thriller, tracing the steps to one of the biggest cover-ups in modern times. Biography, Drama, History. Director: Tom McCarthy; Stars: Mark Ruffalo, Michael Keaton, Rachel McAdams. The true story of how the Boston Globe uncovered the massive scandal of child molestation and cover-up within the local Catholic Archdiocese, shaking the entire Catholic Church to its core. A Golden Globe nominee!
Bucknell University Film/Media Studies Screenings - The Campus Theatre is pleased to partner with Bucknell University in order to provide our community with even more outstanding film programming. We are proud to host both BU’s Film & Media Studies course screenings and the BU Film/Media Series in our world-class film venue! Synopises for all BU screenings can be found at www.bucknell.edu/filmscreenings
*These events are presented by an outside organization as a rental activity at the Campus Theatre. The views and opinions of these organizations do not necessarily reflect those of the Campus Theatre, Ltd. or its staff. No discounts, CT movie passes or reserved seating is eligible for rental events. For information about renting the theatre for your next event, please contact Jenni Stieler at 570-577-7902 or [email protected]
Bucknell University Film/Media Studies Screenings - The Campus Theatre is pleased to partner with Bucknell University in order to provide our community with even more outstanding film programming. We are proud to host both BU’s Film & Media Studies course screenings and the BU Film/Media Series in our world-class film venue! Synopses for all BU screenings can be found at www.bucknell.edu/filmscreenings
Adults $7, Kids/Students/Seniors & Veterans $6, Campus Theatre Members $5
Box Office 570-577-FILM Theatre Office 570-577-7900
24/7 Couch reservation line: 570-577-7905 (Members only!)
INTERESTED IN THE CAMPUS THEATRE MEMBERSHIP PROGRAM? Click HERE. Campus Theatre members provide support vital to the day-to-day existence and operation of The Campus Theatre. Your membership dollars help provide programming that enlightens and entertains. As a member you become part of our history by joining the legacy of supporters who have preserved this treasure since 1941.
Benefits of Membership include:Discounted admission to all regularly scheduled films; Reserve a couch or a seat in advance by calling our 24/7 seat reservation hotline; Discounts on select theatre events, rentals and gift bags; Your name or business on the big screen listed in our preshow; and Invitiations to free “Members Only” events throughout the year. Please contact Jessica Paquin for more information about Membership at [email protected].
INTERESTED IN VOLUNTEERING? Love the movies? Love the Campus? Come help take tickets, work concessions, help out with pre-show set-up. There are a variety of volunteer opportunities at The Campus Theatre. When you volunteer, you are invited to attend the event you volunteer for and also receive a free movie pass (including free popcorn & soda). For more information about the Campus Theatre’s Volunteer program please contact Gabriele Antenstiener at [email protected]
INTERESTED IN SPONSORSHIP? The Campus Theatre offers many kinds of sponsorship for Individuals and organizations to support our programming and building maintenance goals.
Benefits for sponsors include visibility on-screen, on our website, marquee, media advertising, and includes tickets to special events and movies for client, staff or promotional use. Best of all, donor benefits can be customized to fit your needs. An investment in the Campus Theatre is an investment in the community! Please contact Jessica Paquin for more information about sponsorship opportunities at [email protected].
INTERESTED IN ADVERTISING AT THE THEATRE? Prior to our regular Campus Theatre programming, we feature an original 30-minute preshow. Included within the feature (which changes monthly) is a series of ads showcasing local merchants and events. It is a great way to get your information seen by a captive audience and show your community support. Please contact Jessica Paquin for more information about advertising opportunities at [email protected].
INTERESTED IN RENTING THE THEATRE? Click HERE. The Campus Theatre can provide a unique and beautiful background for weddings, corporate gatherings, parties, and other special events. We can help make your event unforgettable. For information regarding rental packages and pricing please contact Jenni Stieler at [email protected]
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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- - 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.
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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.