Inside the Theatre

Photo by Jeremy Riffe

As we used to look

A vintage look at our marquee

As we used to look

As we used to look

Assisting with the WW2 War Effort

World War 2 and the Pulaski Theatre

 

The Magnificent Seven

magnificent7Friday, July 11th – Movie “The Magnificent Seven”  We’re moving our First Friday Classic movie to the 2nd Friday in July due to the Independence Day holiday.
This 1960 Classic Western could be the king of all guy movies and is certainly in the top 10. This movie stars Yul Brynner, Steve McQueen, Charles Bronson, and James Coburn, just to name a few.
When a bandit terrorizes a small Mexican farming village, the elders seek gunmen from the United States to defend their town. They end up with seven, each coming for a different reason. They prepare the town to resist the army of bandits. An Americanization of the film, Seven Samurai.
Doors open at 6:30pm. The movie starts at 7:00pm.
Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under.

American Graffiti

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Friday, June 6th – Movie – “American Graffiti” 1973 George Lucas classic starring Ron (Ronny) Howard, Richard Dreyfus, Cindy Williams, Harrison Ford and Wolfman Jack. Rated PG. Doors open at 6:30pm., the movie starts at 7pm. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for children 12 and under.

The Wizard of Oz

the-wizard-of-oz-originalFriday, May 2nd – First Friday Classic “The Wizard of Oz” This beloved 1939 Adventure Fantasy stars Judy Garland, Frank Morgan and Ray Bolgar among a large and talented cast. Rated G. Door open at 6:30pm. Showtime 7pm. $5 for adults, $3 for kids 12 and under.

Dorothy and her dog Toto are caught in the path of a tornado and end up in the magical land of Oz. Here she meets some memorable friends and foes in her journey to meet the Wizard of Oz who everyone says can help her return home and possibly grant her new friends their goals of a brain, heart and courage.

The Seussification of Romeo & Juliet

seuss-romeoSaturday, April 26th -The Creativity Project Presents “The Seussification of Romeo & Juliet” This is a comical re-imagining of Shakespeare’s classic love story, written as though Dr. Seuss himself was the playwright. A hilarious short play written by Peter Bloedel, it has been performed all over the country.

The Winter’s Tale

the winters tale treeSunday, April 13th – Open Air Shakespeare NRV presents “The Winter’s Tale”. A Shakespeare fairy tale about love and laughter, blindness and betrayal, redemption and reconciliation. And a bear. Doors open at 2pm, the play begins at 3pm. Admission is $12 available only at the door. Parents be advised that this play contains adult situations and is not suitable for children.

Singin’ in the Rain

kelly lamp post classicFriday, April 4th – First Friday Classic Movie “Singin’ In The Rain”
This 1952 Musical Comedy stars Gene Kelly, Debbie Reynolds and Donald O’Conner. Rated G. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for kids 12 and under.

In 1927, Don Lockwood and Linda Lamont are a famous on-screen romantic pair. Lina, However, mistakes the on-screen romance for real love. When don and Lina’s latest film is transformed into a musical, Don has the perfect voice for the songs. However, even with the efforts of a coach, Lina’s voice must be dubbed. Kathy Selden, an aspiring actress, is brought in, and while she is working on the movie, Don falls in love with her.

American Hustle

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This crime drama stars Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, and Jennifer Lawrence. Parents be advised that this movie is Rated R.  A fictional film set in the alluring world of one of the most stunning scandals to rock our nation, American Hustle tells the story of brilliant con man Irving Rosenfeld (Christian Bale), who along with his equally cunning and seductive British partner Sydney Prosser (Amy Adams) is forced to work for a wild FBI agent Richie DiMaso (Bradley Cooper).

The Hunger Games: Catching Fire

hunger-gamesFriday, March 21st – 3rd Friday Movie “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” Doors open at 6:30pm, the movie starts at 7pm. Admission is $5 for adults and $3 for kids 12 and under. Starring: Jennifer Lawrence, Josh Hutcherson, Liam Hemsworth Rated PG-13

Katniss Everdeen has returned home safe after winning the 74th Annual Hunger Games along with fellow tribute Peeta Mellark. Winning means that they must turn around and leave their family and close friends, embarking on a “Victor’s Tour” of the districts. Along the way Katniss senses that a rebellion is simmering, but the Capitol is still very much in control as President Snow prepares the 75th Annual Hunger Games (The Quarter Quell) – a competition that could change Panem forever. (c) Lionsgate

Pay it Forward: Volunteer Recognition Movie

Pay it forward 1Thursday, March 13th – Volunteer Recognition Movie “Pay It Forward” The Pulaski County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with Pulaski Theatre to offer a movie night in honor of all our area volunteers. If you are a volunteer, for whatever you freely give of your time, then you receive free admission to this movie with thanks from your community. “Pay It Forward” stars Kevin Spacey, Helen Hunt and Haley Joel Osmet. This 2000 release is the heartwarming tale of a young boy that attempts to make the world a better place. Please join us for this special movie. The doors will open at 6:30pm. Showtime is 7:00pm.

California Dreaming – Live Show!

CaliforniaDreamingSm“California Dreaming” has been rescheduled for Tuesday, March 11th. The showtime will remain at 7:30pm. All advance ticket sales will, of course, be honored.

The Fine Arts Center for the New River Valley and Pulaski Theatre are teaming up to bring you “California Dreaming” live on stage!

There was a period in the early 60′s when groups like the Mamas and the Papas, the Beach Boys, The 5th Dimension, The Byrds and Crosby, Stills & Nash led the way with songs that defined and era and introduced the world to the good vibrations of love, peace and summertime fun.