FREE HOLIDAY MOVIES at the Campus Theatre!
Free Admission - Doors open one hour before showtime
74 years ago, The Campus Theatre began offering free holiday movies to families during the holiday season in conjunction with canned food and other collections, which were then donated to the local food banks and other organizations.
The Campus Theatre is proud to continue this tradition for the 2015 holiday season.
Please join us!
Sunday, Nov 29 at 1pm - WHITE CHRISTMAS (1954 – G) Sponsored by Union County 4th of July Parade Committee. Donations gladly accepted to help PA Wounded Warriors and The Union County 4th of July Parade Committee.
Friday, Dec 4 at 7pm - ELF (2003 – PG) Sponsored by SweetFrog – Drop your kids off at the Theatre and do some ‘Late Night Shopping’ in Downtown Lewisburg!
Saturday, Dec 5 at 5pm - IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE (1946 – NR) Sponsored by Lewisburg Downtown Partnership and Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village. Free admission with donations of winter hats, scarves and gloves to benefit Clothes Share Program to provide clothing and bedding to families in The Union County area. Monetary gifts/donations also accepted.
Saturday, Dec 12 at 5pm - HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS (2000 – PG) Sponsored by Evangelical Community Hospital.
Saturday, Dec 19
3pm to 5pm - Santa in the Theatre lobby! - Sponsored by Lewisburg Downtown Partnership.
5pm - HOME ALONE - Sponsored by Coldwell Banker Penn One Real Estate. Free admission in exchange for canned goods!
Sunday, Dec 20th at 1pm - IT HAPPENED ON FIFTH AVENUE (1947 – UR) – Sponsored by Jim & Karen Marinaccio. Free admission in exchange for canned goods!
OTHER SPECIAL EVENTS
Wednesday, November 18, 7:30 pm (Box Office/doors opens 6:30 pm) – Weis Center presents De Temps Antan (French-Canadian Traditional Folk Music) Using fiddle, accordion, harmonica, guitar, and bouzouki, this Québécois folk trio blends boundless energy with the unmistakable joie de vivre found in traditional French-Canadian music. Adults: $10; Seniors 62+ and Subscribers: $8; Youth 18 and Under: $5; Bucknell Employees and Retirees (limit 2): $5; Bucknell Students: FREE! Non-Bucknell College Students (limit 2): $5. http://www.Bucknell.edu/BoxOffice or 570-577-1000. More info: http://www.Bucknell.edu/WeisCenter This tour engagement of De Temps Antan is made possible by a grant from Mid Atlantic Arts Foundation as part of its Mid Atlantic Tours program with support from the National Endowment of the Arts.
Thursday, December 3, 8:00pm – FROZEN (PG) – This special holiday screening of the Disney favorite is presented by Bucknell BSG Class of 2017 for the Lewisburg-Bucknell community. Free and Open to the Public, with complimentary Candy Canes & Hot Chocolate for all guests.
SYNOPSIS OF UPCOMING FILMS
BRIDGE OF SPIES (PG-13) 141 min . Biography, Drama, History A remarkably well crafted and engaging film , superbly cast and beautifully executed - expect Academy Award nominations all-around. Director: Steven Spielberg; Stars: Tom Hanks, Mark Rylance, Alan Alda. An American lawyer is recruited by the CIA during the Cold War to help rescue a pilot detained in the Soviet Union.
ELF (2003 – PG) 97 min. Comedy/Family/Fantasy. Director: Jon Favreau. Stars: Will Ferrell, James Caan, Bob Newhart. After inadvertently wreaking havoc on the elf community due to his ungainly size, a man raised as an elf at the North Pole is sent to the U.S. in search of his true identity. Sponsored by SweetFrog – FREE. Drop your kid’s off at the Theatre and do some ‘Late Night Shopping’ in Downtown Lewisburg!!
*FROZEN (2013 – PG) 102 min. Animation/Adventure/Comedy. Directors: Chris Buck, Jennifer Lee. Stars: Kristen Bell, Idina Menzel, Jonathan Groff. When the newly crowned Queen Elsa accidentally uses her power to turn things into ice to curse her home in infinite winter, her sister, Anna, teams up with a mountain man, his playful reindeer, and a snowman to change the weather condition. Sponsored by Bucknell BSG, Class of 2017 – FREE.
HOME ALONE (1990 – PG) 103 min. Comedy/Family. Director: Chris Columbus. Stars: Macaulay Culkin, Joe Pesci, Daniel Stern. An 8-year old troublemaker must protect his home from a pair of burglars when he is accidentally left home alone by his family during Christmas vacation. Sponsored by Coldwell Banker Penn One Real Estate – FREE.
HOW THE GRINCH STOLE CHRISTMAS (2000 - PG) 104 min. Comedy/Family/Fantasy. Director: Ron Howard. Stars Jim Carrey, Taylor Momsen. A creature is intent on stealing Christmas. Sponsored by Evangelical Community Hospital – FREE.
IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE (1946 - NR) 130 min. Drama/Family/Fantasy. Director: Frank Capra. Stars: James Stewart, Donna Reed & Lionel Barrymore. Considered one of the most beloved American film. George Bailey grows up in the small town of Bedford Falls, dreaming dreams of adventure and travel, but circumstances conspire to keep him enslaved to his home turf. Frustrated by his life, and haunted by an impending scandal, George prepares to commit suicide on Christmas Eve. A heavenly messenger arrives to show him a vision: what the world would have been like if George had never been born. The film acknowledges the difficulties and disappointments of life, while affirming the values of friendship and individual achievement. Sponsored by Lewisburg Downtown Partnership & Buffalo Valley Lutheran Village – FREE.
THE MARTIAN ( PG-13 ) 141 min. Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi. An enthralling and rigorously realistic outer-space survival story. Director: Ridley Scott; Stars: Matt Damon, Jessica Chastain, Kristen Wiig. Based on the book by Andy Weir. During a manned mission to Mars, Astronaut Mark Watney is presumed dead after a fierce storm and left behind by his crew. But Watney has survived and finds himself stranded and alone on the hostile planet. With only meager supplies, he must draw upon his ingenuity, wit and spirit to subsist and find a way to signal to Earth that he is alive.
MERU (R) 87 min. Documentary, Action, Adventure. Gripping visually as well as narratively, Meru is the rare documentary that proves thought-provoking while offering thrilling wide-screen vistas. Directors: Jimmy Chin, Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi; Stars: Conrad Anker, Grace Chin, Jimmy Chin. Three elite climbers struggle to find their way through obsession and loss as they attempt to climb Mount Meru, one of the most coveted prizes in the high stakes game of Himalayan big wall climbing.
STEVE JOBS (R) 122 min . Biography/Drama. Steve Jobs is one of the best films of the year; Like the man himself, it's sharp, imaginative and unforgettable. Director Danny Boyle. Stars: Michael Fassbender, Kate Winslet, Seth Rogen. Steve Jobs takes us behind the scenes of the digital revolution, to paint a portrait of the man at its epicenter. The story unfolds backstage at three iconic product launches, ending in 1998 with the unveiling of the iMac.
WHITE CHRISTMAS (1954 - NR) 120 min. Comedy/Musical/Romance. Director: Michael Curtiz. Stars: Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney. A successful song-and-dance team become romantically involved with a sister act and team up to save the failing Vermont inn of their former commanding general. Sponsored by Union County 4th of July Committee –FREE.
*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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- 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 [email protected]
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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.