Saturday, December 7, 2013

The Little Theatre’s marquee theater located at 240 East Avenue is what Little Staffers lovingly refer to as “Little 1.” It’s marquee lights have...
“Little 2”, as our staff lovingly refers to it, joined the Little complex in 1984 when it was remodeled from a tire store to a film theater. In 2013...
“Little 3”, as our staff lovingly refers to it, joined the Little complex in 1984 when it was remodeled from a tire store to a film theater capable...
In 1994, two screens were constructed in a former collision shop adjacent to Little 2-3. This included what staff lovingly refers to as “Little 4.” ...
In 1994, two screens were constructed in a former collision shop adjacent to Little 2-3. This included what staff lovingly refer to as “Little 5.”  ...
We have a dedicated Events Coordinator on staff that handles everything from crowd-pleasing cuisine to theatre rentals, seminars, school screenings,...
(Rochester, NY) August 14, 2013 – The Wrecking Crew's contribution to the last century’s music culture can hardly be overstated. Their sound is in an...
(Rochester, NY) August 20, 2013 – The Little is bringing everyone’s favorite primate to the children of Rochester and their families on August 25.  ...
(Rochester, NY) AUGUST 28, 2013- The Little Theatre brings seven musical acts to the café during the month of September, including: Watkins & the...
Business office: Mon. - Fri. 10am - 5pmAlways available by appointment and by phone at 258-0400. Café open 7 days a week Sun.  12pm-...
The Little Cinema Movement The Little Theatre began in Rochester in 1928 as a link in a proposed chain of small theatres designed to provide an "...
There is plenty of free parking in close proximity to the Little Theatre. We have  our own parking lot off of Winthrop St, directly behind our...
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Member support is essential to the Little Theatre’s fiscal stability, enabling the station to provide quality programming and services to the Greater...
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The MVP Health Care Little Buddies Series is a family-friendly film series at The Little Theatre. The Little is located at 240 East Ave. For more...
Closed Captioning In July of 2013, The Little upgraded one of its five theaters with closed captioning technology.  When looking at the film...
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Special Events Volunteers Like Mayree Bernstein (left)  and Zenia Brown (right) are demonstrating in the image above, event volunteers assist with...
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"What Maisie Knew," set in contemporary Manhattan, follows the events in question through the eyes of a 6-year-old girl (Onata Aprile) as she tries...
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What is the Little Theatre?   The Little Theatre is the premier cultural center for the presentation of American independent and foreign films,...
In addition to a hit parade of regularly-scheduled films, we hold special series and screenings every month of the year. These series often present...
Three teenage friends, in the ultimate act of independence, decide to spend their summer building a house in the woods and living off the land.
A look at the relationship between pioneering 19th century French neurologist Dr. Jean-Martin Charcot and his star teenage patient, a kitchen maid...
Amin Jaafari is an Israeli Palestinian surgeon, fully assimilated into Tel Aviv society. He has a loving wife, an exemplary career, and many Jewish...
Ends on Thursday Aug 15th! Ends on Thursday Aug 15th! Millions know their voices, but no one knows their names. In his compelling new film, award-...
Ends on Thursday Sept 5th Blackfish tells the story of Tilikum, a performing killer whale that killed several people while in captivity. Along the...
After everything in her life falls to pieces, including her marriage to wealthy businessman Hal (Alec Baldwin), elegant New York socialite Jasmine (...
Ends on Thursday Oct 3rd Not since Hoop Dreams has there been a portrait of urban basketball that's as raw, real and anchored in the true African...
Ends on Thursday Sept 19th! Set against the backdrop of 1970's Texas Hill Country, AIN'T THEM BODIES SAINTS is a romantic American story that...
In 1970, Jeffrey Kagel walked away from the American dream of rock 'n' roll stardom, turning down the chance to record as lead singer for the band...
To ruin a western town, a corrupt political boss appoints a black sheriff, who promptly becomes his most formidable adversary.
Dr. Frankenstein's grandson, after years of living down the family reputation, inherits granddad's castle and repeats the experiments.
This movie was designed to have no plot. Meaning is to be created by the viewer, and only the viewer can give value to the images and music. That...
The at-once hilarious and tragic story of Mozart, as told by his admirer, rival and assassin. If ever there was a film with wide comic and cultural...
The ballet from 1966!
When a large black monolith is found beneath the surface of the moon, the reaction immediately is that it was intentionally buried. When the point of...
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The Little Theatre complex continues to be Rochester’s premiere destination for the best independent, documentary, and foreign films.      Before...
For Steve Grills, the Blues has been a life long journey. As a youngster, he heard the music of Big Bill Broonzy, Leadbelly and Lightnin' Hopkins...
Millions know their voices, but no one knows their names. In his compelling new film 20 FEET FROM STARDOM, award-winning director Morgan Neville...
Ends on Thursday Aug 15th! The funny and uplifting story of Arthur (Terence Stamp), a curmudgeon old soul perfectly content with sticking to his...
Contemporary Chamber music group The Andrew Alden Ensemble produces textual scores for film and performs them in front of a live audience to...
Rejuvenating silent film classics with live music, the Andrew Alden Ensemble brings an exciting new score to the iconic Nosferatu.  F.W.’s Murnau’s...
There was an age when vampires were less angsty and zombie flicks didn't need things like character development. With the Andrew Alden Ensemble's...
The Little is once again proud to host The JCC Ames Amzalak Rochester Jewish Film Festival, and happy Bar Mitzvah year!   All advanced tickets must...
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A specially commissioned multi-media art work by Emmy Award-winning journalist, photographer, and artist Jay Schadler A Little More began with a...
Maria Gillard is a talented singer, songwriter, and educator from the Finger Lakes Region of New York State. Best known as a folk musician, she has...
   New York-born composer, pianist, conductor, teacher, Arshak Andriasov has been surrounded by music all of his life. His penchant for music can be...
The Andrew Alden Ensemble is a contemporary chamber music group from Berklee College of Music in Boston, MA. Their goal is to bring forth new music...
This band has been a fixture in the Rochester jazz scene for years, playing performances all over the city.
There was an age when vampires were less angsty and zombie flicks didn't need things like character development. With the Andrew Alden Ensemble's...
For Steve Grills, the Blues has been a life long journey. As a youngster, he heard the music of Big Bill Broonzy, Leadbelly and Lightnin' Hopkins...
On Friday, July 19th at 9:30pm, we're kicking down the door and taking the party outside, for THE FIRST OUTDOOR SCREENING EVER! There was an age...
Lawyer by day, artist by night. Can you imagine more of a left brain, right brain struggle? With me, the two are actually more unified. I am a...
Ends on Thursday Sept 12th 14-year-old Duncan's summer vacation with his mother, her overbearing boyfriend, and his daughter. Having a rough time...
Ends on Thursday Aug 1st! Kristen Wiig stars as Imogene, once a promising young New York playwright whose promise has fizzled, thanks to a crisis of...
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AMANDA MONTONE (VOCALS) At age 4, Amanda began pursuing long-term and extensive training in classical violin at the Academy of Talent Education....
Working at the Little is like working in your grandma's kitchen on the Fourth of July. It's a hum and buzz all immersed in a sense of community and...
We had a shindig to open up Little Theatre 2 after it was renovated with new seats (with cupholders!), new screen, lights, sound and digital...
One Take: Stories through the Lens is a monthly Tuesday night documentary series held at the Little, hosted by Linda Moroney. The series presents a...
The Little begins another season of Bolshoi Ballet productions in 2014 and 2015. These screenings are full ballets from the world-class Bolshoi...
Every third Monday of the month, two bold, brassy sisters open the doors of their Long Island hair salon to women diagnosed with cancer. As locks of...
Made by the Academy Award Nominated creators of the doc "Murderball", Freestyle The Art of Rhyme explosively explores the word of improvisational rap...
The Wrecking Crew were a group of Studio Musicians in Los Angeles in the 60s who played on hits for the "Beach Boys, Frank Sinatra, Nancy Sinatra,...
For Three Screenings only the Little is bringing THE WRECKING CREW, a fascinating insider view of the greatest musicians in the business, to...
This is the true story of Oscar, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident who wakes up on the morning of December 31, 2008 and feels something in the air. Not...
 Ends on Thursday Sept 5th! BLACKFISH, is an eye-opening documentary directed by Gabriela Cowperthwaite. Many of us have experienced the excitement...
While visiting the Earth at Night, a group of alien botanists is discovered and disturbed by an approaching human task force. Because of the more...
The Rochester Teen Film Festival is an annual celebration of youth filmmakers in the Greater Rochester Area. The purpose of the festival is to honor...
Yuri Grigorovich: After being accepted into the Leningrad Ballet School in 1946, Yuri Grigorovich went on to become a soloist at the Kirov Ballet of...
Koyaanisqatsi is a documentary (of sorts). It is also a visual concert of images set to the haunting music of 'Phillip Glass' . While there is no...
Modest Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov is considered the most important Russian opera ever written. Mussorgsky rejected Western conventions in classical...
Modest Mussorgsky’s Boris Godunov is considered the most important Russian opera ever written. Mussorgsky rejected Western conventions in classical...
This film ends on Thursday Aug 8th! A technical failure has endangered the lives of the people on board Peninsula Flight 2549. The pilots are...
Ends on Thursday Oct 10th LEE DANIELS' THE BUTLER tells the story of a White House butler who served eight American presidents over three decades....
Phil Redfield is inspired by American heroes ranging from Jackie Robinson to Iggy Pop. His paintings include quirky portraits and symbols of American...
Lento, one of the most poppin' restaurants in the city, does a dollar oyster happy hour on Tuesdays, and welcomed us in with open arms as part of our...
From Witness Palestine Website: Salaam, Shalom, Peace. Please join us this fall for our third year of programs chosen to enlighten the situation...
  Please use the link below for a full schedule of films and showtimes. http://witnesspalestinerochester.org/
Ends on Thursday Sept 19th! With sly humor and an intensity of feeling, THE SPECTACULAR NOW (directed by James Ponsoldt) creates a vivid, three-...
Ends on Thursday Nov 10th To know Jasmine is to wish you didn’t. In Woody Allen's latest tour de force, a youthfully tenacious riff on Ruth Madoff,...
… is a deeply personal, first-hand account of life and non-violent resistance in Bil'in, a West Bank village located next to Israeli settlements (...
The film follows an encounter group of 27 Palestinians and Israelis – bereaved families, Orthodox Jews and religious Muslims, settlers, ex-soldiers...
What is legal and what is just? The wide gap between the two is explored meticulously by this Israeli investigation of the legal structure created...
In this Foreign Correspondent report from the Australian Broadcasting Company, multiple sides of the boycott question are introduced and explored. As...
Ends on Thursday Aug 15th! Acclaimed filmmaker Jem Cohen's new feature, "Museum Hours", is a mesmerizing tale of two adrift strangers who find refuge...
The naughty little monkey from Margret Rey and H.A. Rey's beloved children's stories makes the leap to the big screen in this animated adaptation....
Ends on Tuesday Nov 26th A divorced and single parent, Eva (Julia Louis Dreyfus) spends her days enjoying work as a masseuse but dreading her...
Greentopia | FILM is a collection of films that inspires and transforms, and ultimately empowers the audience to create sustainable changes in their...
Tickets can ONLY be purchased through the Greentopia FILM website until day of show and then can be purchased at the Little box office when doors...
Join Classical 91.5 host Brenda Tremblay for a screening of this 1984 Oscar winner for Best Picture. WXXI is pleased to host its first Classical 91.5...
Witness the compelling and dramatic story of the 1963 March on Washington at a special screening of "The March" at the Little Theatre. In...
Witness the compelling and dramatic story of the 1963 March on Washington at a special screening of "The March" at the Little Theatre. In celebration...
Ends on Thursday Sept 12th In the international suspense thriller "Closed Circuit," a high-profile terrorism case unexpectedly binds together two ex-...
My visual interests reflect my life experiences with nursing, cancer, my family, being a woman and a Native American. My conceptual development...
Puerto Rico native Jose Olivieri Rivera received his MA from SUNY Albany. In 1973 Jose went to New York City to study painting with Issac Soyer at...
Once a rising star in the ‘70s New York art scene, 80-year-old “boxing” painter Ushio Shinohara hopes to reinvigorate his career as he preps for his...
The One Take: Stories through the Lens Series is made possible in part by the New York State Council on the Arts, with the support of Governor Andrew...
Not since Hoop Dreams has there been a portrait of urban basketball that's as raw, real and anchored in the true African American experience. This...
Watkins & the Rapiers plays mostly original music, written by the band’s four songwriters.  It’s Americana music, folk music with a beat,...
 Little Theatre is proud to be a First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival venue from September 19-28. For the second consecutive year, the Little is...
Begun as the house band at the Bug Jar in Rochester, N.Y., Margaret Explosion has evolved into a band playing spacy, completely improvisational jazz...
Rochester native Evan Prewitt plays an eclectic variety of covers and fresh originals. His passionate performances fill each venue with energy,...
Grr
Grr is a musical trio featuring Geoff Tesch on guitars, Ron Broida on bass, and Robin Whiteman on vocals. Heavy on soul, heavy on feeling,...
Night Trane is Rochester’s newest instrumental jazz quartet. Specializing in diverse styles, they perform covers from John Coltrane to Thelonius Monk...
On the stage, Nancy’s music has evolved into a cohesive mix of talent, expression and history. Her sound has drawn comparisons to Eva Cassidy, Norah...
Annie Wells lives in a house surrounded by trees at the foot of Pinnacle Hill in Rochester, New York. On the second floor of that house, she writes...
On the Side of the Road Filmmaker Lia Tarachansky is a Jew who was born in Kiev. When she was six her family moved to the Ariel settlement in the...
Ends on Thursday SALINGER features interviews with 150 subjects including Salinger's friends, colleagues and members of his inner circle who have...
Ends on Thursday Twilight author Stephanie Meyer makes her first foray into film producing with this romantic comedy about a 30-something woman whose...
When President John F. Kennedy was assassinated in 1963, the world came to a crashing halt as the nation grieved for its leader whose promise of a...
To honor the 50th Anniversary of that momentous day, Emerging Pictures is proud to offer this very special event, a co-production of TLC, Amblin...
“This was in Texas,” a title at the beginning of “Ain’t Them Bodies Saints” tells us, but we would most likely have figured that out before too long...
Grr
Nancy is a New York State licensed creative art therapist. When she's not working with children with special needs, she is playing light acoustic and...
Begun as the house band at the Bug Jar in Rochester, Margaret Explosion has evolved into a completely improvisational band that regularly makes the...
Peer inside a group of people, get to know them on screen, and presuppositions and stereotypes begin to crumble. On the opening night of Ballin' at...
"Dolina Issy / The Issa Valley", Poland 1981, 102 min.  Script: Tadeusz Konwicki, Czesław Miłosz Directed by Tadeusz Konwicki, Cinematography: Jerzy...
Runners from Bekoji, Ethiopia have won 8 Olympic gold medals, broken 10 world records and won 32 world championships. Town of Runners tells the story...
Ends on Thursdays Oct 3rd On the surface Adam (Ruffalo), an over-achieving environmental consultant, Mike (Robbins), a long-married small-business...
WXXI, Geva Theatre Center, and the Little Theatre are pulling back the curtain on the Master of Suspense as they present some of Hitchcock's best on...
Dismissed when first released, later heralded as one of director Alfred Hitchcock's finest films (and, according to Hitchcock, his most personal one...
A man in London tries to help a counterespionage agent. But when the agent is killed and he stands accused, he must go on the run to both save...
The story begins as an innocuous romantic triangle involving wealthy, spoiled Melanie Daniels (Tippi Hedren), handsome Mitch Brenner (Rod Taylor),...
Laid up with a broken leg, photojournalist L.B. Jeffries (James Stewart) is confined to his tiny, sweltering courtyard apartment. To pass the time...
Ends on Thursday Twilight author Stephanie Meyer makes her first foray into film producing with this romantic comedy about a 30-something woman whose...
(Rochester, NY) September 11, 2013 – As part of its MVP Health Care Healthy Living Series, the Little Theatre is hosting a free screening of the...
(Rochester, NY) September 11, 2013 – Rarely does a 2-minute trailer enrapture viewers so completely as that of “Cutie and the Boxer,” screening at...
Sydney Harbour is ablaze with a new kind of spectacle featuring one of the most popular operas of all time, Carmen. This glittering new production...
From the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow - With a dashing pirate, a kidnapped maiden, and a dramatic shipwreck, Le Corsaire is a ballet that “bursts with...
Performed Live October 20, 2013 at the Bolshoi Theatre, Moscow The Bolshoi’s grandiose epic Spartacus recounts the story of a Roman slave’s fight for...
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At the christening of their baby daughter the Princess Aurora, King Florestan XXIV and the Queen have invited all the fairies to be godmothers. The...
Conducted by Pavel Klinichev Choreographed by Alexei Ratmansky and Yuri Burlaka after Marius Petipa Starring Svetlana Lunkina, Ruslan Skvortsov,...
Directed by Yuri Grigorovich Choreographed by Yuri Grigorovich Starring Mikhail Lobukhin, Anna Nikulina, Svetlana Zakharova, and Vladislav...
Choreographed by Yuri Grigorovich (1973) after Marius Petipa Starring David Hallberg and Svetlana Zakharova 2 hrs 50 mins estimated, including...
National Theatre Live launched in June 2009 with a broadcast of the National Theatre production of Phèdre with Helen Mirren. We've since broadcast...
Planned Parenthood/RESOLVE present SEARCHING FOR ANGELA SHELTON.  This event is free and open to the public.
Ends on Thursday Oct 10th The striking feature film debut of writer-director Alexandre Moors, BLUE CAPRICE is a harrowing yet restrained...
Ends on Thursday Oct 10th Spring, 1958. 21-year-old Rose Pamphyle lives with her grouchy widower father who runs the village store. Engaged to the...
Terms And Conditions May Apply examines the cost of so-called 'free' services and the continuing disappearance of online privacy. People may think...
Director Cullen Hoback will do a Skype Question and Answer session on screen after the show!  TERMS AND CONDITIONS MAY APPLY is brought to you as...
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In 1957, at Camp Crystal Lake, a young boy named Jason Voorhees drowned. In 1958, two camp counselors were murdered. In 1962, fires and bad water...
Two months later, after the tragic incidents back in 1979, the only survivor was mysteriously murdered. Five years later, Paul Holt opens a counselor...
The Little Theatre presents FRIDAY THE 13TH at 8pm and FRIDAY THE 13TH PART 2 at 10pm on October 25th!!   Tickets are $8 for each film or you can...
Stringplicity is a string trio, together for more than 20 years, that offers a wide range of music, a wealth of experience and a friendly, personable...
As a singer and guitar player, Fred Vine is a familiar name at coffeehousees, festivals and clubs throughout upstate New York. He is a native of...
In the month of October, Fred Vine will be joined by fellow musician, Brian Williams. 
The 22nd Annual Rochester LGBT Film Festival The Board of Directors and all of our wonderful volunteers are excited to bring you the newest and best...
Ends on Thursday Nov 10th At the heart of the film is a simple proposition: what is a good society, and what role does the widening income gap play...
Ends on Thursday Dec 19th Based on the beloved international bestselling book, The Book Thief tells the story of an extraordinary, spirited young...
Ends on Thursday Nov 14th! WADJDA is a movie of firsts. This first feature film shot entirely in Saudi Arabia is the story of a young girl living in...
This show is a visual trip through the stimuli that accompanies the journey of adolescents to adult in today's urban society. Each individual...
Ends Thursday March 20th Based on an incredible true story of one man's fight for survival and freedom. In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon...
Ends on Thursday Oct 24th K2, commonly known as Savage Mountain, is an extension of the northwestern Himalayan Mountain range and is located in the...
Ends on Thursday Oct 31st Triggering our age of high-stakes secrecy, explosive news leaks and the trafficking of classified information, WikiLeaks...
Ends on Thursday March 27th Matthew McConaughey stars in DALLAS BUYERS CLUB as real-life Texas cowboy Ron Woodroof, whose free-wheeling life was...
Ends on Thursday Dec 5th Daniel Radcliffe stars as Beat Generation icon Allen Ginsberg in this biopic set during the famed poet's early years at...
The National Theatre presents a major new production of William Shakespeare’s celebrated play about the destructive power of jealousy. Olivier Award-...
Tuesday Dec 10th is  a "reverse cast " performance National Theatre Live’s 2011 broadcast of Frankenstein returns to cinemas as part of the National...
Ends Monday Nov 4th The most provocative film from the 2013 Sundance Film Festival, ESCAPE FROM TOMORROW should not exist, and yet it does. Like...
From the moment it premiered at this year's Sundance Film Festival, Escape From Tomorrow generated enormous buzz - most of it directed at how the...
AFTER TILLER intimately explores the highly controversial subject of third-trimester abortions in the wake of the 2009 assassination of practitioner...
One Night Only Tuesday Nov 5th 7pm
In the astonishingly gripping Let the Fire Burn, director Jason Osder has crafted that rarest of cinematic objects: a found-footage film that unfurls...
Skype Q & A with director Jason Osder after the show! The One Take: Stories through the Lens Series is made possible by a grant from the New York...
Rochester takes center stage in a much anticipated documentary about a city that has always been at the forefront of social change and justice....
Rochester stands out as a catalyst of civil liberty and an incubator for forward-thinking leaders. This documentary chronicles an essential part of...
When an old adversary threatens Rome, the city calls once more on her hero and defender: Coriolanus. But famine threatens the city, the citizens’...
REBROADCAST of a live production Olivier Award-winning actor Adrian Lester (Henry V at the National Theatre, BBC’s Hustle) takes the title role....
The National Theatre’s original stage production of War Horse, broadcast live from London’s West End to cinemas.   Since its first performance at the...
Frankenstein enjoyed a sell-out run at the National Theatre, and went on to win awards including the 2012 Olivier Award for Best Actor for Benedict...
Coriolanus By William Shakespeare National Theatre Live will broadcast the Donmar Warehouse’s production of Coriolanus, Shakespeare’s searing tragedy...
    Since its first performance at the National Theatre in 2007, War Horse has become an international smash hit, capturing the imagination of four...
Would you like to see the best theatre of London's West End without leaving Rochester? If you answered "No," then feel free to stop reading here. But...
About the Science on Screen Series: This series creatively pairs screenings of classic, cult, and documentary films with lively introductions by...
About the Science on Screen Series: This series creatively pairs screenings of classic, cult, and documentary films with lively introductions by...
Ends on Tuesday Nov 26th Starring four legends like you've never seen them before, LAST VEGAS tells the story of Billy, Paddy, Archie and Sam (played...
Where: The Little Theatre, 240 East Avenue, Rochester, NY 14604 Part I: Polish Classic Movies Saturday, Nov 1, 7:00 PM Man of Marble, Człowiek z...
Ends on Wednesday Nov 13th! In this freewheeling comedy from the director of The Maid, Michael Cera (Arrested Development, Superbad) stars as Jamie,...
The Djangoners take their inspiration from Django Reinhardt and his famous Jazz band from late 1930s Paris and London - The Hot Club of France -...
The hot Latin jive of Sofrito has hypnotized Little patrons for quite some time. With Tim Forester on flute, John Nyerges on piano, Hector Diaz on...
The Cool Club is a collection of talented musicians from across the Finger Lakes region. It can appear as anything from a duo to a septet. No matter...
Limited showtimes---one week only!
Playing on two screens at the Little! Chiwetel Ejiofor stars as Solomon Northup, the New York State citizen who was kidnapped and made to work on a...
Chiwetel Ejiofor stars as Solomon Northup, the New York State citizen who was kidnapped and made to work on a plantation in New Orleans in the 1800s...
Ends on Tuesday Nov 26th BLUE IS THE WARMEST COLOR centers on a 15-year-old girl named Adèle (Exarchopoulos) who is climbing to adulthood and dreams...
Ends on Thursday Feb 6th Based on the 2009 investigative book by BBC correspondent Martin Sixsmith, The Lost Child of Philomena Lee, PHILOMENA...
Adapted from French author Julie Maroh’s 2010 graphic novel of the same name. The film has no moral, no overt political message and no sexual agenda...
Stephen Frears returns to top form in a touching, at times funny true story of grave injustice and a mother's search for closure.
The story regards the tumultuous events from the perspective of Liesel (Sophie Nélisse), a 9-year-old girl who is given up by her mother and taken to...
Ends on Thursday Dec 5th A diffident young man with extraordinary gifts enters a hallowed school, encounters smooth-talking devils and deadly...
The first moment you see Matthew McConaughey in Dallas Buyers Club, you can’t help but wince: The actor looks gaunt and skeletal, his clothes hanging...
My work consists of my original photos of naturally "found" subject matter which are HAND-CUT, LAYERED (with various materials) & glued back...
My work has also been referred to as a kind of trompe d'oeil.What makes my 3-dimensional photography uniquely different is that all photographs are...
Ms. Targee's work has what the Japanese term 'Shibui', that is, possessing an understated kind of beauty; a quality that speaks quietly for itself;...
Ends on Thursday Jan 9th When Walt Disney's daughters begged him to make a movie of their favorite book, P.L. Travers' "Mary Poppins," he made them a...
Ends on Thursday Feb 6th A fictional film set in the alluring world of one of the most stunning scandals to rock our nation, American Hustle tells...
Ends Thursday Feb 27th INSIDE LLEWYN DAVIS follows a week in the life of a young folk singer as he navigates the Greenwich Village folk scene of 1961...
Ends on Thursday Dec 19th From Scott Cooper, the critically-acclaimed writer and director of Crazy Heart, comes a gripping and gritty drama about...
Discussion will follow the 6:50pm screening of Kill Your Darlings on Tues. Dec 3rd. Join Joe Flaherty, Executive Director of Writers & Books,...
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Russell Baze’s (Christian Bale) is stuck in a dead-end job at a rural Pennsylvania steel mill rumored to be closing soon. He’s not in a position to...
We play mostly original music, written by the band’s four songwriters.  It’s Americana music, folk music with a beat, exploring many genres, rather...
           Connie Deming, New England daughter of a classical pianist and a baritone, grew  up "singing in secret.  I watched the way my father...
Rusty Kettle started playing for the St. Patrick's Day season in 2012. Their interests? Music, mountains, fireside, folk music, good stories....
The Genius of Marian follows Pam in the early stages of Alzheimer's disease.  Her son, the filmmaker works with her as she attempts to write a book...
Ends on Thursday March 13th "Nebraska" is a father and son road trip, from Billings, Montana to Lincoln Nebraska that gets waylaid at a small town in...
Director Alexander Payne walks a fine line between condescension and affection in his latest film, “Nebraska.” And, as usual, he comes down on the...
Tackling the subject of Alzheimer's in the form a personal documentary, Banker White's The Genius of Marian examines the disease's impact on two...
ONLY screening at 3 p.m. Monty Python's The Life of Brian shows at 3 p.m. The movie starts out with Arthur, King of the Britons, looking for knights...
ALIVE & WELL is a powerful documentary film about the human condition, which follows seven resilient people coming to terms with the profound...
Join us on Friday December 27, 2013 at 3:15pm at the Little Theater for a Special Rochester Premiere Screening and Director's Q&A of A WIFE ALONE...
ONLY screening at 1 p.m. Monty Python and the Holy Grail begins at 3 p.m. Irreverent satire of Biblical films and religious intolerance focuses on...
American Hustle opens with Christian Bale’s overweight conman Irving standing in front of a mirror piecing together his elaborate comb over. With...
Ends on Thursday Jan 9th Martin Scorsese directs the story of New York stockbroker Jordan Belfort. From the American dream to corporate greed,...
GREAT CHICKEN WING HUNT is an award-winning documentary comedy about Buffalo wings and the band of misfits who set out to find the world's best one....
goodbyemotel - 4D live show experience Friday January 31st, doors open at 8:30pm $10 Pre-purchase tickets available at the little theatre box office...
Friday January 31st, doors open at 8:30pm $10 Pre-purchase tickets available at the Little Theatre box office & online!
The dramatic story of one unforgettable athlete, Kevin Pearce; one eye-popping sport, snowboarding; and one explosive issue, Traumatic Brain Injury...
Bolshoi Ballet’s "Jewels"  George Balanchine | Ballet in Three Parts Music by Gabriel Fauré, Igor Stravinsky, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky | Estimated...
ACOUSTIC  ECLECTIC CLASSIC ROCK 50'S, 60'S, & 70'S NICK VECCHIOLI - GUITAR/VOCALS ~~ LOU BUDUSON - KEYS. a splendid time is guaranteed for all!...
Mary was featured with the Brockport Symphony Orchestra conducted by Jonathan Allentoff. She has sung with the Gateswingers Big Band and the...
Get your coconut shells. Find an attractive yet appropriately-priced shrubbery. Prepare for the film that was so funny, it was banned in Norway....
Ends on Thursday Feb 13th Coming back to accomplish the divorce procedure, Ahmad an Iranian man, arrives in Paris after four years to meet his ex-...
$5 Special Pricing, February 10th only!  Three stories - one each from the past, present, and future - about men in pursuit of eternity with their...
Ends on Thursday Jan 30th Based on the Tony winning Broadway show. This tells the dark, hilarious and deeply touching story of the strong-willed...
Zombies rule the world, except for a small group of scientists and military personnel who reside in an underground bunker in Florida. The scientists...
The Little Theatre and Fright-Rags present an original 35mm print of George Romero's classic DAY OF THE DEAD! Fright-Rags will be on hand with some...
The Welcome offers a fiercely intimate view of life after war: the fear, anger and isolation of post-traumatic stress that affects vets and family...
Since his return from the Iraq War in 2004, Jason has come to realize that there is both a terrible lack of awareness in the civilian community...
The Little Theatre & Western New York Art Therapy Association are partnering together to bring the Rochester community a screening of the...
More American soldiers commit suicide after they return from war, than are being killed in the war. Most of the war veterans suffer from PTSD. Steve...
We will be showing the Documentary, Live Action and Animated shorts of this category this year.  Stay tuned for more info on the program.  Here are...
RIT Faculty Speaker Film Series, a partnership between the Little Theatres School of Film and Animation continues in 2014.   Tickets for the...
Ends on Thursday March 6th Feral A wild boy is found in the woods by a solitary hunter and brought back to civilization. Alienated by a strange new...
Ends Tuesday Feb 25th That Wasn't Me The short film AQUEL NO ERA YO, written and directed by Spanish director Esteban Crespo, tells the story of...
Ends Wednesday Feb 26th Facing Fear The worlds of a former neo-Nazi and the gay victim of his senseless hate crime attack collide by chance 25 years...
Ends Thursday Feb 27th Cavedigger Ra Paulette digs cathedral-like, 'eighth wonder of the world' art caves into the sandstone cliffs of Northern New...
Ends on Thursday March 27th Journalist Jep Gambardella (the dazzling Toni Servillo, Il divo and Gomorrah) has charmed and seduced his way through the...
Ends Thursday March 20th Based on the true story of the greatest treasure hunt in history, The Monuments Men is an action drama focusing on an...
In Karachi, Pak­istan, a run­away boy’s life hangs on one crit­i­cal ques­tion: where is home? The streets, an orphan­age, or with the fam­ily he...
“Life’s too short baby, take a shot” River Lynch proclaims in his song “Sun Hit Noon”. Words he lives by. A native to the city of Rochester in...
A few days ago, we lost not only an immensely talented actor, but also a son of Rochester. The Little Theatre invites the community who loves Philip...
If you’ve yet to experience the soul-grooving, body-moving, spirit-soothing sound of Teagan and the Tweeds, you don’t know what you’re missing.  This...
French with English subtitles
The Jane Mutiny is the brainchild of Rochester, NY singer Sarah Jane Long, who was looking to turn her jazz, rock and blues background into a...
The Uptown Groove hails from Rochester, NY. They are a 5-piece group that plays a variety of vocal-based jazz, swing, motown, R&B, Funk, Rock and...
Patrick, graduated from  Penfield High School, and has been with the EYJO for three years and has studied with guitarist Bob Sneider since 2008. He...
SOFRITO is composed of some very talented musicians who consist of Tim Forster, Dariusz Terefenko, Hector Diaz and Tony Padilla. SOFRITO is a musical...
Ends Thursday Feb 27th Set in the lower echelons of 1860s Paris, Therese Raquin, a sexually repressed beautiful young woman, is trapped into a...
Ends on Thursday March 6th Gloria is a "woman of a certain age" but still feels young. Though lonely, she makes the best of her situation and fills...
Ends on Thursday May 8th In 1975, Chilean director Alejandro Jodorowsky, whose films EL TOPO and THE HOLY MOUNTAIN launched and ultimately defined...
Ends on Thursday April 17th He thought it was over. After fighting his way out of a building filled with gangsters and madmen - a fight that left the...
Skype Q & A with Director Jason Osder after the show! All tickets $5.
Adenike and Ayodele, a Nigerian couple living in Brooklyn, are having trouble conceiving a child - a problem that defies cultural expectations and...
Adenike and Ayodele, a Nigerian couple living in Brooklyn, are having trouble conceiving a child - a problem that defies cultural expectations and...
All tickets $5!
The Throwaways is the story of homeless filmmaker and ex-felon, Ira McKinley, documenting his struggle to bring positive changes to his community in...
Co-director/producer Ira McKinley in attendance for a Q & A after the show! All tickets $5!
Komona, a 14 year old girl, tells her unborn child the story of how she became a rebel. It all began when she was 12; kidnapped by the rebel army,...
All tickets $5!
Ends on Thursday May 22nd Middle class housewife Ila is trying once again to add some spice to her marriage, this time through her cooking. She...
George Balanchine's vivid jewel-themed triptych, strikingly choreographed to the music of Faure, Stravinsky and Tchaikovsky. George Balanchine's...
The square before the Paris Opera is living its usual, everyday life. Artists are hurrying to the morning rehearsal. Lucien, a budding composer,...
In Another Earth, Rhoda Williams (Brit Marling), a bright young woman accepted into MIT's astrophysics program, aspires to explore the cosmos. A...
This is the third installment of our new series that people are LOVING, Science on Screen! Artistic fulfillment AND a fun science lesson about...
This film will be introduced by Jack Garner, who was a film critic and writer for the Democrat and Chronicle for 30 years. He became Gannett's chief...
All tickets to the Philip Seymour Hoffman Tribute Series are $5 Introduction by Jack Garner
Join the Little as we celebrate some of the late Philip Seymour Hoffman's greatest performances.  Tickets for all shows are $5 and proceeds will be...
This film will be introduced by Alexa Scott-Flaherty, a proud member of Labyrinth Theatre Company in New York City where Philip Seymour Hoffman...
Alexa Scott-Flaherty will introduce the film. Alexa Scott-Flaherty is a proud member of Labyrinth Theatre Company in New York City, where Philip...
An ensemble comedy about young people in the '60s and the pop music that defined a generation.  A band of rogue DJs captivated Britain, playing great...
This film will be introduced by Erich Van Dussen. As film critic for Messenger Post Media, Erich writes a weekly column for the Canandaigua Daily...
Introduction by Erich Van Dussen before show
Can a homophobic former rent-a-cop find happiness learning to sing with a man in a dress? That's the big question in this comedy-drama. A retired...
It's 1964, St. Nicholas in the Bronx. A charismatic priest, Father Flynn, is trying to upend the school's strict customs, which have long been...
Ends on Thursday May 29th The Grand Budapest Hotel recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the...
Formed in 2010, The Lonely Ones are a folk trio with a myriad of influences. Levi Gangi and Samantha Thomas teamed up in March, and John Muoio joined...
Ends on Thursday March 27th Tim Jenison, a Texas based inventor, attempts to solve one of the greatest mysteries in all art: How did 17th century...
Sexy Baby is the first documentary film to put faces to a seismic cultural shift: the cyber age is creating a new sexual landscape. While doing...
Although no one has ever seen him, the misdeeds of bandit Marco Spada are notorious. Even his lovely daughter, Angela, has no idea of Spada's secret...
Kathleen Hanna, lead singer of the punk band Bikini Kill and dance-punk trio Le Tigre, rose to national attention as the reluctant but never shy...
Girl Rising is an innovative new feature film about the power of education to change a girl - and the world. Girl Rising is powered by strategic...
Their voices are suppressed, prohibited and censored. But world-famous bloggers Yoani Sánchez, Zeng Jinyan and Farnaz Seifi are not frightened of...
Tapestries of Hope is a feature-length documentary that reveals the story of human rights activist Betty Makoni and the Girl Child Network (GCN) in...
The documentary film, AMERICAN REVOLUTIONARY: THE EVOLUTION OF GRACE LEE BOGGS, plunges us into Boggs’s lifetime of vital thinking and action,...
Jillian Schlesinger's "Maidentrip," which debuted at SXSW and screened at the Full Frame Documentary Film Festival, chronicles Dutch...
TWELVE YEARS A SLAVE is based on an incredible true story of one man's fight for survival and freedom. In the pre-Civil War United States, Solomon...
Ends on Thursday April 3rd Now in her late 80s, Broadway legend Elaine Stritch remains as ferociously funny as ever. In this bold, hilarious and...
Ends Thursday March 20th A small town pharmacist's uneventful life is turned inside out when a chance encounter with a lonely trophy wife turns into...
Last weekend, as 1,166 fans bought tickets, selling out four of the six shows (there was one seat left for Pirate Radio), those of us who were behind...
Occasionally the Cafe is Closed for a private event.  We apologize for any inconvenience!
The Little Theatre, WXXI, and The Susan B. Anthony Institute for Gender and Women's Studies present: Women of Character and Courage, a 7 day film...
This presentation is Co-sponsored by The ImageOut Film and Video Festival and the Little's One Take: Stories Through the Lens Series. Skype Q &...
This show is free to the public! Panel discussion will follow the film with:-Moderator/Panelist Barbara LeSavoy, PhD Director, Women and Gender...
Panel discussion will follow the film with: -Moderator/Panelist Barbara LeSavoy, PhD Director, Women and Gender Studies The College at Brockport -...
Ends on Thursday May 29th THE GRAND BUDAPEST HOTEL recounts the adventures of Gustave H, a legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the...
This screening is free to the public! Panel discussion will follow the film with:-Moderator/Panelist Kate Cerulli, JD, PhD Associate Professor...
Panel discussion will follow the film with: -Moderator/Panelist Jennifer Creech, PhD Assistant Professor of German Department of Modern Languages And...
Ends on Thursday April 10th The FACE OF LOVE is the story of a widow named Nikki (Annette Bening) who, several years after the loss of her husband...
Co-sponsored by Greentopia Film Skype Q & A with director Jillian Schlesinger will follow film!
Archival montage, science fiction, and an homage to 70s feminist filmmaking are woven together to form this haunting and lyrical essay film...
Panel Discussion will follow the film with: -Moderator/Panelist Jennifer Creech, PhD Assistant Professor of German Department of Modern Languages And...
David Sluberski, lecturer at RIT’s School of Film and Animation, specializes in sound design and technology. He currently serves as President of RAVA...
By Matt Passantino The primary reason to take advantage of seeing Nebraska at The Little is to appreciate the gorgeous black and white cinematography...
By Robert Barlow The votes have been counted and the golden statues awarded.  Two of the biggest winners on Hollywood’s biggest night have returned...
Feminists for Nonviolent Choices, formerly Feminists Choosing Life presents: SEXY BABY Weds 4/2/14, 6:15pm Tickets:  $5 day of show ***This show was...
By Robert Barlow What is and isn’t art has been debated ever since paint was first put to canvas. A new documentary, Tim’s Vermeer, takes that...
An adaptation of the Pulitzer Prize-winning, semi-autobiographical stage play by popular dramatist Neil Simon, this comedy-drama focuses on the...
 Tickets: $7
Compulsive neatnik Felix Unger (Jack Lemmon) is thrown out of his house by his divorce-bound wife. He wanders aimlessly through the streets of New...
Tickets: $7
In this 1975 adaptation of Neil Simon's stage play, director Herbert Ross presents the story of two old-time Vaudvillians played by Walter Matthau...
Tickets: $7
Marsha Mason is known as "The Goodbye Girl" because of all the live-in boyfriends who have said ta-ta to her in the past few years. A former Broadway...
Tickets: $7
By Matt Passantino Better Living Through Chemistry is a wicked little movie with a sharp, sometimes dark sense of humor. It could easily go unnoticed...
Ends on Thursday April 17th NYMPHOMANIAC: VOLUME I is the story of Joe (Charlotte Gainsbourg), a self-diagnosed nymphomaniac who is discovered badly...
Ends on Thursday April 24th NYMPHOMANIAC: VOLUME II picks up with the story of Joe's adulthood, where her journey of self-discovery leads to darker...
Join us at the Little as we present another great Food & Flicks!  A delicious Indian lunch buffet will be served before 2 matinee showings of The...
“Life’s too short baby, take a shot” River Lynch proclaims in his song “Sun Hit Noon”. Words he lives by. A native to the city of Rochester in...
By Robert Barlow For almost 20 years, director Wes Anderson has filled his movies with a quirkiness and style all his own. The characters in his...
For the eight young men in the Hypnotic Brass Ensemble, “brotherhood” is literal: They’re all sons of anti-establishment jazz legend Phil Cohran....
Join us for a truly rare night of music and documentary film. Eight brothers were all trained by their father, legendary anti-establishment jazz...
Nate Hodge is a contemporary painter that has lived in Brockport nearly his whole life. After high school he worked a number of jobs from dishwasher...
By Robert Barlow Are we alone in the universe? That is a question we have been asking since we first looked up into the night sky and saw millions of...
Occasionally the Cafe is closed for private events.  We apologize for any inconvenience!
Occasionally the Cafe is closed for a private event.  We apologize for any inconvenience!
Occasionally the Cafe is closed for Private Events.  We apologize for any inconvenience!
Ends on Thursday May 8th In Mr. Michell's magically buoyant and bittersweet film, Jim Broadbent and Lindsay Duncan play a long-married couple who...
Ends on Thursday April 17th New York City, 1991. Small-time crooks TOMMY (Pitt) and ROSIE (Arianda) have two things in common: a crazy-passionate...
NYMPHOMANIAC: VOLUME II picks up with the story of Joe's adulthood, where her journey of self-discovery leads to darker complications. Charlotte...
Madeline's 6-song CD recorded in mid 2007 quickly caught the attention of a broad audience, and she has rapidly become one of the most sought after...
Annie Wells lives in a house surrounded by trees at the foot of Pinnacle Hill in Rochester, New York. On the second floor of that house, she writes...
By Matt Passantino Walking into Elaine Stritch: Shoot Me, I knew Elaine Stritch by name only. In terms of her work, I really did not know much...
Joe
Ends on Thursday May 8th A gripping mix of friendship, violence and redemption erupts in the contemporary South in this adaptation of Larry Brown's...
Ends on Thursday May 22nd Based on the remarkable bestselling autobiography, THE RAILWAY MAN tells the extraordinary and epic true story of Eric...
Academy Award® winner Sam Mendes (James Bond: Skyfall, American Beauty) returns to the National Theatre to direct Simon Russell Beale (Timon of...
Tickets: $15 Members/Seniors/Students              $ 20 General Admission
Following its smash-hit live broadcast in 2012, the National Theatre production of The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time returns to...
Tickets: $15 Members/Seniors/Students               $20 General Admission
A riotous exposure of entrepreneurial greed by Olivier Award-winning playwright Alan Ayckbourn (Bedroom Farce, A Chorus of Disapproval). A Small...
Tickets:  $15 Members/Seniors/Students                $20 General Admission
By Robert Barlow There’s always a film or two playing during the Toronto International Film Festival that creates such a buzz that no matter what...
The short version is this film tells the story of the best sci fi movie never made. Here is a link for more. One of the things that really excites...
On Saturday, April 26, we’re hosting an event centered on a film called “Jodorowsky’s Dune.” It’s a cult documentary from an indie underground...
Ends on Thursday May 1st Jude Law plays DOM HEMINGWAY, a larger-than-life safecracker with a loose fuse who is funny, profane, and dangerous. After...
Ends on Thursday May 8th A voluptuous woman of unknown origin (Scarlett Johansson) combs the highways in search of isolated or forsaken men, luring...
 WXXI’s Hélène Biandudi Hofer traveled to South Sudan to explore the issues of education, diversity and racism in the war-torn country and compare...
Join us in Theater 1 on Tuesday, April 22 at 6:30 for this FREE screening, and stay after the film for a panel discussion, hosted by Hélène Biandudi...
By Rachel Henderson and Janelle Thomas Brass horns and the clash of melody and hip-hop beats set the stage as the jazz and funk-infused film Brothers...
As the designer of major urban parks, Olmsted made enormous contributions to the American landscape and is known as the father of American landscape...
The NY Upstate Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects, The Landmark Society of Western New York, and WXXI & The Little Theatre ...
Saturday April 26th, 2-4pm in the Little Cafe Local chamber ensemble Ad Hoc Music will present a concert at the Little Theatre Cafe on Saturday,...
This performance is free to the public! The Little Cafe requests a $5 minimum per table spent at the Cafe when enjoying music. 
This is an original 35mm print of the film that, in 1974, didn't just start one of the most famous horror franchises of all time, but helped define...
The Dead Deads is a no budget horror film shot over the winter of 2013 in Rochester, NY. Saturday shoots started early, ended late, and were cursed...
What could be better than a HORROR DOUBLE HEADER? At 7:00, for the menial price of $5.00, we have a Rochester original horror film - not by some guy...
New collaborative works from St. Monci & Justyn Iannucci Sparked from a split mural for last year's WALL\THERAPY, Core Collapse sets out to...
By Danielle Sanderson I honestly believe that I could not have spent my Thursday night in any better way than going to see The Lunchbox. It was an...
Joe
RIT Faculty Speaker Film Series, a partnership between the Little Theatres School of Film and Animation continues in 2014.   Tickets for the...
By Matt Passantino One of the great character actors, Jim Broadbent, delivers one of his finest performances in Le Week-End. Broadbent, an Oscar...
Ends on Thursday May 15th Set against the romantic desolation of Detroit and Tangier, an underground musician, deeply depressed by the direction of...
Ends on Thursday May 22nd Fioravante decides to become a professional Don Juan as a way of making money to help his cash-strapped friend, Murray....
Ends on Thursday May 29th In the gritty, blue-collar neighborhood of God's Pocket, Mickey Scarpato's crazy stepson, Leon, is killed in a construction...
*ENDS ON THURSDAY JUNE 19 BELLE is inspired by the true story of Dido Elizabeth Belle (Gugu Mbatha-Raw), the illegitimate mixed race daughter of...
by Robert Barlow There’s a moment about halfway through Under The Skin when a character literally pinches himself to make sure he isn’t dreaming, as...
Charlie Mitchell has accumulated a unique variety of musical experience over the years, based on a solid musical foundation.  He joined the local...
The fear of aging is one of the most persistent phobias of our youth-oriented culture. This film examines this fear and finds out what the post-...
by Robert Barlow When Chilean director Alejandro Jodorowsky set out in 1975 to make a film version of Frank Herbert’s novel Dune, he had one goal –...
Terry (81) having been given a week to live, gets in sight of winning gold. Inge (89) has used table tennis to train her way out of the dementia ward...
Before this film, at NOON, in the parking lot, we're having two Ping Pong artists - yeah, artists - from the Genesee Valley Table Tennis Association...
During the course of Jodorowsky's Dune's amazing run at The Little, we invited artists to submit a design based on the film. After all, a big part of...
Occasionally the Cafe is closed to the public because of a private event.  We apologize for any inconvenience!
In James Gray's THE IMMIGRANT, Ewa Cybulski (Marion Cotillard) and her sister sail to New York from their native Poland in search of a new start and...
Ends on Thursday July 24th! Chef Carl Casper (Jon Favreau) suddenly quits his job at a prominent Los Angeles restaurant after refusing to compromise...
By Matt Passantino The Railway Man breaks free of the typical mold so often used by war films. Instead of trying to cover such an extensive topic in...
If the parts of a ship are replaced,bit-by-bit, is it still the same ship? An unusual photographer grapples with the loss of her intuitive brilliance...
The Little is not selling advance tickets for this screening. For tickets, please click here. This event will benefit bLifeNY.org, an organization...
Ends on Thursday Sept 11th A pair of 60-something ex-brothers-in-law sets off on a road trip through Iceland, hoping to reclaim their youth. Their...
Ends on Thursday Sept 18th Set in the 1920s on the opulent Riviera in the south of France, Woody Allen's Magic in the Moonlight is a romantic comedy...
Ends on Thursday July 24th Three couples in three cities find love and heartbreak in three interlocking stories. A married writer and a single girl...
Imagine being able to watch as Edison turned on the first light bulb, or as Franklin received his first jolt of electricity. For the first time, a...
Lyn Parsons is a painter and ceramic sculptor interested in exploring the nature of the internal landscape. Previous such explorations have looked at...
ENDS ON THURSDAY JUNE 19TH Last year, public television officials pulled $150,000 in funds they had committed to the documentary and cancelled plans...
Shy, sensitive April (Emma Roberts) is the class virgin -a popular soccer player and frequent babysitter for her single-dad coach, Mr. B. (James...
*ENDS ON THURSDAY JUNE 19 How can a split-second decision change your life? While investigating noises in his house one balmy Texas night in 1989,...
CBGB was a dingy club on the lower East side in NYC that became famous as the birthplace of the American punk movement.  The Ramones, The Talking...
In 1974, the New York City music scene was shocked into consciousness by the violently new and raw sound of a band of misfits from Queens, called The...
Shot over 11 years by renowned fashion photographer Steven Sebring, Patti Smith: Dream of Life is an intimate portrait of the legendary rocker, poet...
In the spring of 1984, Talking Heads and Director Jonathan Demme released what is still widely considered as one of the greatest rock & roll...
The oldest band in the world has been playing every evening at the Peace Hotel in Shanghai for more than 30 years. Most members of the band, all jazz...
Stick around after the credits roll, because director Uli Gaulke will be Skyping in to chat with the audience and take questions! This is a big deal!
Ida
From acclaimed director Pawel Pawlikowski (Last Resort, My Summer of Love) comes IDA, a moving and intimate drama about a young novitiate nun in...
Ends on Thursday Aug 14th The latest film from writer-director John Carney (ONCE), BEGIN AGAIN is a soul-stirring comedy about what happens when lost...
ENDS THURSDAY JULY 10TH Clint Eastwood's big screen version of the Tony Award-winning musical tells the story of the four young men from the wrong...
Ends on Thursday Sept 25th Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater's BOYHOOD is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen...
The Little was born in the jazz age, so when the Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival rolls around, we like to whoop it up! Thanks to Freed...
With the influence of The Rolling Stones, The Black Keys, and Neil Young audible within their performances, The Mighty High and Dry’s sound shines...
Bill Schmitt & The Bluesmasters will be bringing their fiercest beats and sweetest rhythms every time they take the stage at the Little Café!...
*Before you start reading, please start the video below. It's the official theme song to Salena's Sangriaville and it's the only way to get the full...
Both jazz music and The Little were finding their identities at the same time, throughout the 20th century and of course, they both still are. We are...
Ida
by Robert Barlow God’s Pocket is one of only three remaining films starring Fairport native and Academy Award-winning actor Philip Seymour Hoffman...
A flamboyant English teacher (Clive Owen) and a new, stoic art teacher (Juliette Binoche) collide at an upscale prep school. A high-spirited...
Two Siberians is a Russian instrumental duet. It is an unprecedented phenomenon. There is no other band in the modern history of Russian music, which...
Ends on Tuesday July 1st Ten years after a global economic collapse, a cold-blooded drifter traverses the scorched Australian outback on a mission to...
Ryan Dilmore sings from the heart to the stars. Born in the green hills of Rochester, New York, his songs and spirit reflect a deep connection to...
ENDS THURSDAY JULY 10TH For aspiring comedian Donna Stern, everyday life as a female twenty-something provides ample material for her incredibly...
Harris Eisenstadt (drums, compositions)Michael Moore (clarinet)Sara Schoenbeck (bassoon)Mark Dresser (bass) Harris Eisenstadt has led critically...
Nels Cline- Guitar master-explorer NELS CLINE should need no introduction having held the guitar seat in Wilco for nearly nine years and counting....
Meet Jerron Paxton, a modern day songster, minstrel and bluesman. His name is Jerron (say Jer-Ron, giving it two distinct Rs) Paxton, but apparently...
GENE BERTONCINI- Gene Bertoncini is one of the pre-eminent jazz guitarists' active today. His fluid technique and lyricism have won him international...
"With seven words, you took me there, I was standing exactly where you stood, and I knew the emotions that flooded your heart." ~Anonymous Fan "…this...
Ends on Thursday Aug 14th 'Wish I Was Here' is the story of Aidan Bloom, a struggling actor, father and husband, who at 35 is still trying to find...
Live at The Bistro is the ultimate blueprint of what The Wee Trio has been doing since their inception in Brooklyn in 2008. With three critically-...
Mike Moreno (guitar) Vitor Gonçalves (keyboards) Scott Feiner's musical story is not a common one. Not only is he an American pandeiro player, but he...
Temperley is a professor of music theory at theEastman School of Music whose songs are a unique blend of rock, classical, and cabaret, with engaging...
A tiny Serbian village explodes with brass cacophony and riotous celebration as more than half a million music fans descend upon Guca, the world’s...
*ENDS ON THURSDAY JUNE 19 Johnny Depp pays a call on his friend and hero Ralph Steadman and we take off on a high-spirited, lyrical, raging and...
Ida
By Matt Passantino The Immigrant marks director James Gray’s fifth feature film. Four of those five films have starred Joaquin Phoenix. The Immigrant...
The film tells the story of four young men from the wrong side of the tracks in New Jersey who came together to form the iconic 1960s rock group The...
Ends on Thursday Aug 14th In this sci-fi epic from director Bong Joon Ho (The Host, Mother), a failed global-warming experiment kills off most life...
On July 13, Richard Vuillequez, started a 400-mile trek on his recumbent bicycle. He is 74. Why is Richard doing this? Why would anyone do this? Well...
Ida
ENDS THURSDAY JULY 17TH Oscar® nominee Melissa McCarthy (“Bridesmaids”) and Academy Award® winner Susan Sarandon (“Dead Man Walking”) star in New...
By Matt Passantino In 2010, film-going audiences were introduced to director David Michod with Animal Kingdom. The film immersed American viewers in...
Due to events beyond our control there will be no music in the Little Cafe this evening.  Our great music line-up returns on Wednesday!
Upending the conventional wisdom of why we gain weight and how to lose it, Fed Up unearths a dirty secret of the American food industry-far more of...
A panel discussion with pediatrician Dr. Stephen Cook, Patti Singer, the Health reporter for the D & C, and  Nutritionist Karin Franz will follow...
The Little is proud to host The JCC Ames Amzalak Rochester Jewish Film Festival.  Check out their website http://www.rjff.org/  for event information...
It may be nearly impossible to find Lukus Well's tiny home town of Barton, NY on a road map of the US, but that hasn't stopped fans all over the...
Miles Wide is a rock band based in Rochester, New York and led by frontman Kyle Donovan. The band's official launch date was January 1, 2014. You'll...
Hannah Walpole is an 19-year old jazz vocalist born and raised in Rochester, NY. Captivating audiences with her deep, sultry voice, Hannah's unique...
“Life’s too short baby, take a shot” River Lynch proclaims in his song “Sun Hit Noon”. Words he lives by. A native to the city of Rochester in...
Greetings, Little community! My name is Sunny. I'm a NYC film student and Rochester native, learning the ins and outs of public relations and film...
July ’64 tells the story of a historic three-day race riot that erupted in two African American neighborhoods in Rochester, New York. On the night of...
This event is free and open to the public A discussion with director Carvin Eison and producer Chris Christopher will follow the film. July '64...
This film is a presentation by Pour Coffee Parlor A Film About Coffee is a love letter to, and meditation on, specialty coffee.  It examines what it...
All tickets are $10
Terrible things breed in broken hearts. Medea is a wife and a mother. For the sake of her husband, Jason, she’s left her home and borne two sons in...
Bill Nighy (Love Actually, Notes on a Scandal) and Carey Mulligan (Never Let Me Go, The Great Gatsby) feature in the highly anticipated West End...
Ends on Thursday Aug 7th Brendan Gleeson is Murray, a once proud fisherman who now, along with his former colleagues in the harbour of Tickle Head...
Based on the Tony Award-winning Broadway play by David Ives, which itself was based on Leopold von Sacher-Masoch's groundbreaking novella, VENUS IN...
Ends on Thursday! When a half-Chechen, half-Russian, brutally tortured immigrant turns up in Hamburg's Islamic community, laying claim to his father'...
Ends on Thursday Aug 14th I ORIGINS, the second feature film from writer and director Mike Cahill, tells the story of Dr. Ian Gray (Michael Pitt), a...
Ends on Thursday Sept 18th CALVARY's Father James (Brendan Gleeson) is a good priest who is faced with sinister and troubling circumstances brought...
Ends on Thursday Oct 9th Michael Winterbottom's largely improvised 2010 film, The Trip, took comedians Steve Coogan and Rob Brydon - or...
About the story: Since its debut in 2010, Anthony Del Col & Conor McCreery’s Kill Shakespeare has garnered the attention of critics and fans...
Kill Shakespeare: the live stage reading August 14th @ 7pm- one performance only! Produced by Dream/Visualize/Create Tickets only $10! Featuring a...
s awareness about human trafficking on July 29th9 PM at The Little Theatrefaceted human rights abuse that exists in virtually every country around...
Veteran anti-trafficking expert Matt Friedman and his son Brandon will introduce a new action-based campaign, BREAKING THE LINKS, to raise young...
Veteran anti-trafficking expert Matt Friedman and his son Brandon will introduce a new action-based campaign, BREAKING THE LINKS, to raise young...
Veteran anti-trafficking expert Matt Friedman and his son Brandon will introduce a new action-based campaign, BREAKING THE LINKS, to raise young...
IVORY TOWER questions the purpose of higher education in an era when the price of college has increased more than for any other service in the U.S....
A discussion with panelists James Goodman, staff writer covering higher education for the D & C and Joe Latimer, Assistant Dean of Diversity and...
Corey and Brian Acoustic Duo” consists of Corey Bates & Brian Eberts of the original band Cruelty Free. They’ve had their music licensed by HBO,...
After a car wreck on the winding Mulholland Drive renders a woman amnesiac, she and a bright-eyed Hollywood-hopeful search for clues and answers...
In autumn of 1929, a modest movie cinema opened its doors on East Avenue. At that time, George Eastman lived a few blocks away and Herbert Hoover...
A homespun murder story brought to you by the Coen brothers. Jerry Lundegaard's inept crime falls apart due to his and his henchmen's bungling and...
Sam Lowry is a harried technocrat in a futuristic society that is needlessly convoluted and inefficient. He dreams of a life where he can fly away...
Romantic adventures of neurotic New York comedian Alvy Singer and his equally neurotic girlfriend Annie Hall. The film traces the course of their...
Ben has recently graduated college, with his parents now expecting great things from him. At his "Homecoming" party, Mrs. Robinson, the wife of his...
A veteran samurai, who has fallen on hard times, answers a village's request for protection from bandits. He gathers 6 other samurai to help him, and...
A group of reporters who are trying to decipher the last word ever spoke by Charles Foster Kane, the millionaire newspaper tycoon: "Rosebud." The...
Aviator André Jurieux has just completed a record-setting flight, but when he is greeted by an admiring crowd, all he can say to them is how...
On Wednesday August 6 at 5:30 p.m., we're proud to host the best rising filmmakers in Rochester at the 2014 Rochester Teen Film Festival. This year...
Ends on Thursday Sept 18th Hassan Kadam is a culinary ingénue with the gastronomic equivalent of perfect pitch. When Hassan and his family, led by...
Screening Wed. August 20 at 6:30 | Struggling writer Paul Varjak moves into a New York apartment building and becomes intrigued by his pretty, quirky...
Geva Theatre Center, WXXI, and The Little Theatre are proud to present an Audrey Hepburn film series in celebration of Geva's upcoming production of...
Screening Wed. August 27 at 6:30 p.m. | A recently blinded woman is terrorized by a trio of thugs while they search for a heroin stuffed doll they...
Screening Wed. September 3 at 6:30 p.m. | Fashion photographer Dick Avery, in search for an intellectual backdrop for an air-headed model,...
Screening Wed. September 10 at 6:30 p.m. | A playboy becomes interested in the daughter of his family's chauffeur. But it's his more serious brother...
Screening Wed. September 10 at 9:00 p.m. | Regina is about to divorce her husband when she finds that he has been murdered after converting every...
The Facts: We are currently preparing to restore Theater 1 on East Avenue to its former Art Deco, 1920s glory, and also improve accessibility,...
A documentary film of the groundbreaking David Bowie Is exhibition created by the Victoria and Albert Museum, London (V&A).  The film takes the...
--> $14 general admission, $12 for members, seniors, & students with identification                                  Screenings around the...
Ends on Thursday Oct 23rd After ten years of estrangement, twins Maggie and Milo coincidentally cheat death on the same day, prompting them to...
Errol Flynn, the swashbuckling Hollywood star and notorious ladies man, flouted convention all his life, but never more brazenly than in his last...
The Homesman, starring Hilary Swank and Tommy Lee Jones, is the story of Mary Bee Cuddy, a spinster on the Nebraska frontier, and her mission to...
Ends on Thursday Oct 30th Hector (Simon Pegg) is a quirky psychiatrist who has become increasingly tired of his humdrum life. As he tells his...
Set against the chaotic backdrop of recent events in the Middle East, Nadav Schirman's THE GREEN PRINCE retraces the details of a highly...
Ends on Thursday Oct 9th Mathias Gold (Kevin Kline) is a down-on-his-luck New Yorker who inherits a Parisian apartment from his estranged father. But...
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Alive Inside is a joyous cinematic exploration of music’s capacity to reawaken our souls and uncover the deepest parts of our humanity. Filmmaker...
By Sunny Zaman, Little Theatre Intern I was sipping a simple variation of the Little Café's quirky caffeinated concoctions (vanilla latte), and my...
Post Film Discussion Panelists: Dr. Allen Power is a board-certified internist and geriatrician, clinical associate professor of medicine at the...
Produced and directed by Alejandro Jodorowsky, THE DANCE OF REALITY is his first film in 23 years. The legendary filmmaker was born in 1929 in...
Limited show times starting August 22nd.  Details on additional showtimes to follow.
We are bringing back the popular show JODOROWSKY'S DUNE for one final screening to celebrate the release of our special edition Dune t-shirts...
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Ends on Thursday Oct 9th THE DROP is a new crime drama from Michaël R. Roskam, the Academy Award nominated director of Bullhead. Based on a...
Ends on Thursday Sept 25th Terry Gilliam (Brazil, 12 Monkeys, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas)'s madcap science fiction epic The Zero Theorem stars...
Ends on Thursday Oct 9th After nearly four decades together, Ben (John Lithgow) and George (Alfred Molina) finally tie the knot in an idyllic wedding...
Big Blue House is Brian Burley, Bob DeRosa, and Harvey Possemato. We came together in 2011 after hearing each other perform in a couple different...
A 35mm film presentation! Sometimes, it's time to call a spade a spade. This movie is not a good movie. In fact, it's awful. But it fits into that...
The Little and Strange Disc Records present: SURF NAZIS MUST DIE in 35mm!! About Strange Disc Records: Strange Disc Records is a brand new label...
Lake Affect Magazine is celebrating its 20th year in publication. Poetry, fiction, painting, photography, and interviews grace its pages. This show...
Opens on Sunday Sept 21st,for a limited release. Terry Gilliam (Brazil, 12 Monkeys, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas)'s madcap science fiction epic The...
Ends on Thursday Oct 2nd With his unique vision, writer/director Ned Benson ambitiously captures a complete picture of a relationship in the...
Scott's work is inspired from nature and the rural landscape.  
By Sunny Zaman, Little Theatre Intern, Summer 2014 New York City's Bryant Park has arguably the best public seat to classic and cult cinema. For over...
On October 9, The Little returns to its roots. Tickets: $10 The Event: We are bringing back to our screen the first film that ever graced it: Cyrano...
The Little Theatre is proud to be a First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival venue from September 18 until 29. For the third consecutive year, the...
THE TRUE TALE OF ONE OF THE GREATEST DISCOVERIES IN HISTORY When Paleontologist Peter Larson and his team from the Black Hills Institute made the...
Part of the Little's One Take Documentary Series, funded by NYSCA.
6:30 SHOW IS SOLD OUT!! THE AGE OF LOVE, a new documentary, follows the illuminating adventures of 30 seniors in Rochester, NY who sign up for a...
A Q & A with the following Panelists will follow the 2pm show: - Steven Loring, the film’s director - Bill Armbruster, New York AARP - Theo...
Veteran Sam Taylor has returned from the war nearly deaf. He lives in a rundown downtown hotel and drives a yellow cab. One dark night in Beverly...
A discussion with director Steve Anderson with follow the show! Tickets for screening only: $10 Tickets to screening and the after party in the...
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Click link below to see the Lunafest 2015 short film line-up
On November 4, 2014 Girls on the Run of Greater Rochester will host the inaugural screening of LUNAFEST at The Little Theater from 5:30 – 8:30pm. (...
Ends on Wed Oct 22nd This film tells the incredible true story of Robyn Davidson, a young woman who in 1977 undertook a perilous solo trek across 1,...
NOTE: The director of this film, John Curran, is going to BE IN ROCHESTER, AT THE LITTLE on Friday, October 3 and Saturday October 4, to chat with...
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BIRDMAN or The Unexpected Virtue Of Ignorance is a black comedy that tells the story of an actor (Michael Keaton) - famous for portraying an iconic...
Andrew Neyman is an ambitious young jazz drummer, single-minded in his pursuit to rise to the top of his elite east coast music conservatory. Plagued...
Starring Eddie Redmayne ("Les Misérables") and Felicity Jones ("The Amazing Spider-Man 2"), this is the extraordinary story of one of the world's...
FOXCATCHER is a psychological drama directed by Academy Award nominee Bennett Miller (MONEYBALL) and starring Golden Globe winner Steve Carell,...
Music Arif Melikov Libretto Nâz?m Hikmet Original choreography Yuri Grigorovich Cast The Bolshoi Principals, Soloists and Corps de Ballet The royal...
Ends on Thursday Oct 23rd A reporter becomes the target of a vicious smear campaign that drives him to the point of suicide after he exposes the CIA'...
The setting is 1967 and at a refugee camp near Amman, Jordan. New refugees are arriving frequently in the aftermath of the six-day war – joining some...
Filmmaker Lia Tarachansky is a Jew who was born in Kiev. When she was six her family moved to the Ariel settlement in the West Bank. Her mother...
Filmmaker Alice Rothchild is an American Jew raised on the tragedies of the Holocaust and the dream of a Jewish homeland in Israel. Voices Across the...
This is a join report by Australian Broadcasting and The Australian newspaper. Reporter John Lyons travels to the West Bank to hear the story of...
Please note this film directly follows "Stone Cold Justice" and is not considered a separate screening.  If you buy a ticket to "Stone Cold Justice"...
Do you like us? Do you like 2 Vine? Do you like Brunch? All of these are stupid questions. We are joining with Restaurant 2 Vine to offer Brunch...
Ends on Thursday Oct 23rd This film follows the story of a group of high school teenagers and their parents as they attempt to navigate the many ways...
In the new animated gem Rocks in My Pockets, Latvian-born artist and filmmaker Signe Baumane tells five fantastical tales based on the courageous...
The Little is proud to have Director Signe Baumane in-person for a discussion following the show! This screening and event is a co-presentation with...
A young orphaned boy raised by underground cave-dwelling trash collectors tries to save his friends from an evil exterminator. Based on the children'...
The Little Theatre and The Strong present The Boxtrolls as part of National Toy Hall of Fame Celebration Weekend!  All tickets $5 More about National...
Artists on Display William Holowka George Wegman Nancy Anne Holowka Robert C. Whiteside Come see various works of art from these artists
The High Falls Film Festival in Rochester, New York is one of the few festivals worldwide, focused on the artistry and innovation of female cinematic...
For a full High Falls schedule and film descriptions, click here!  High Falls Film Festival Little Schedule: Thursday, October 23 6:15: I Know A...
Viewer's Choice: Best Documentary  3:30pm    " Cyber Seniors" Viewer's Choice: Best Narrative 6pm  " Park Bench"
When The Sun Goes Down is an animated short about the Halloween adventure of Yum and Yuk, characters from the popular, Rochester-produced children's...
To open our Mondo Mondays series, we chose what is popularly regarded as the worst film ever made. The Room's plot, character development, acting,...
Here is a list of upcoming Mondo Monday films Monday November 24th  Showgirls 10pm Monday Dec 1st Black Christmas 10pm Monday Dec 22nd Silent Night,...
Maggie (McCarthy), a single mother, moves into a new home in Brooklyn with her 12-year old son, Oliver (Lieberher). Forced to work long hours, she...
Ends on  Thursday Nov 13th! PRIDE is inspired by an extraordinary true story. It's the summer of 1984, Margaret Thatcher is in power and the National...
Rated G  ( Recommended for children ages 8-18) Some of these programs are in English and others have English Subtitles Rabbit and Deer by Péter Vácz...
The Best of the New York International Children's Film Festival is sponsored by MVP Health Care.
Ends on Thursday Nov 13th Winner of the 2014 Sundance Film Festival's Special Jury Award for Breakthrough Talent, Dear White People is a sly,...
Ends on Thursday Oct 30th Acclaimed director Steve James (Hoop Dreams) and executive producers Martin Scorsese (The Departed) and Steven Zaillian (...
The timeless winter tale comes to The Little the way it was always intended to be told - with world-class Russian ballet! The Nutcracker tells the...
In an old German castle, a young knight dreams of his ideal bride: A woman of pure, perfect love. He feels a powerful, beckoning force, like Fate...
Shakespeare's classic tale of forbidden love comes to The Little with the Bolshoi Ballet - Russia's premiere troupe! Choreography by Yuri Grigorovich...
The bell-ringers proclaim young Ivan IV’s accession to the throne. Thus begins Ivan the Terrible, a tale very near the Russian consciousness of love...
Anna, Ole, Fred and Peter are four members of the Emergencies Team — or E-Team — the most intrepid division of a respected, international human...
This was James Foley's last film. Foley was an American journalist and video storyteller who was murdered in Syria on August 19 this year.  Special...
The Little Theatre has always welcomed the strange, the offbeat, and, as they say in Italy, the mondo. With that in mind, it is taking further...
Mateusz, an intelligent young man, suffers from severe cerebral palsy and is trapped in his own body. His protected world comes crashing down when he...
Three weeks ago, Lila’s world fell apart when her girlfriends happily reported that they saw Lila’s boyfriend, Janek, kissing another girl during a...
The latest film by Wojtek Smarzowski, the director of “Drogówka”, “Róza” and “Wesele”, is a shocking story about addiction and attempts to overcome...
Walesa. Man of Hope is a 2013 biopic directed by Andrzej Wajda, starring Robert Wieckiewicz as Lech Walesa. Wajda stated at Kraków, Poland's Off Plus...
1969. Adam is drifted into the Polish army and sent to serve in the submarine section of the Navy. Along with his older brother Antoni, Adam sets off...
Ida
A milestone in Polish cinema, often described as “the Polish Citizen Kane”, Wajda’s Man of Marble tells the story of a determined filmmaker,...
Winner of the Palme d’Or at the 1981 Cannes Film Festival and an Academy Award nominee, Man of Iron takes up the story of Andrzej Wajda’s previous...
The Westview Project is a Rochester-based jazz trio/quartet with Jeff Lawlis on piano, Doug Stone on sax, Tim Larson on acoustic bass and Jim Blease...
Showing in Theatre 1 on Thursday, November 13th at 6:30 p.m. followed by a panel discussion led by the Maria Hinojosa, host of PBS AMERICA BY NUMBERS...
A HUGE part of The Little is our member base. Many of you, reading this right now, are members. We want you to know that we love you and appreciate...
A HUGE part of The Little is our member base. Many of you, reading this right now, are members. We want you to know that we love you and appreciate...
Boyd Mitchler and his family must spend Christmas with his estranged family of misfits. Upon realizing that he left all his son's gifts at home, he...
From August 2012 to September 2013, we traveled across America, stopping along the way to visit with exceptional musical artists to cut one-of-a-kind...
This film tells the story of Nomi Malone's ruthless struggle to become one of the top dancers in Vegas. Nomi desperately wants to star in the "...
The fastest-selling production in the Young Vic’s history, Tennessee Williams’ timeless masterpiece A Streetcar Named Desire will be broadcast live...
by John Steinbeck Golden Globe® winner and Academy Award® nominee James Franco (127 Hours, Milk) and Tony Award® nominee Chris O’Dowd (Bridesmaids,...
JOHN contains adult themes, strong language and nudity. Suitable for 18yrs+ Internationally renowned DV8 Physical Theatre bring their powerful new...
Suitable for 10 years + Robert Louis Stevenson’s story of murder, money and mutiny is brought to life in a thrilling new stage adaptation by Bryony...
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Well sweet patrons, it's that time of year again. Chestnuts are roasting, commuters are freezing, and all of us are illuminated with a special glow...
Ends on Tuesday Nov 25th In January 2013, Poitras (recipient of the 2012 MacArthur Genius Fellowship and co-recipient of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for...
Ends on Thursday Nov 27th Rosewater is based on The New York Times best-selling memoir "Then They Came for Me: A Family's Story of Love, Captivity,...
It's time for Christmas break, and the sorority sisters make plans for the holiday, but the strange anonymous phone calls are beginning to put them...
My name is Justin Dusett. I am currently in a transition period between my time as a student at Monroe Community College and my next level of...
Look at this image. Really. What you're seeing is the US 165th Infantry walking toward Butaritari Island during the Battle of Makin in World War II....
TWENTIES is an award-winning independent comedy that follows two friends down a path of poor decisions, delayed adulthood and inept crime. Filmed...
Local Film Premiere and Q&A with Writers/Actors Hobert Thompson and James Battaglia, and Director Mike Scipioni after the show! 
It’s the film The New York Times calls “perversely satisfying” and The Daily Beast deems “Captivating - one of the largest and most unique deceptions...
This we will be shown on 35mm film A young boy watches his parents killed by a thief in a Santa suit. He spends his youth in an orphanage, staying...
New Year's Eve is on it's way and TV's most famous punk-rock lady icon Diane Sullivan is holding a late hour countdown celebration of music and...
Inside a snowflake exists the magical land of Whoville. In Whoville, live the Whos, an almost mutated sort of munchkinlike people. All the Whos love...
8:45 a.m. breakfast, followed by 9:25 a.m. screening 10:30 a.m. breakfast, followed by 11:15 a.m. screening On December 13, there can be no doubt...
In present day Montreal, a famous Nicolo Bussotti violin, known as "the red violin," is being auctioned off. During the auction, we flash back to the...
MOONRISE KINGDOM is the 2012 movie directed by two-time Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Wes Anderson (The Grand Budapest Hotel, The Royal...
In celebration of Classical 91.5’s 40th anniversary, WXXI presents a series of films with classical music connections at the Little. The series kicks...
In celebration of Classical 91.5’s 40th anniversary, WXXI presents a series of films with classical music connections at the Little. The series kicks...
Six GYN cancer surgeons take on the Big C with Rock ‘n’ Roll. Their patients become the band’s most ardent fans. Below the belt cancers and a below...
This film is sponsored by MVP Health Care.
Join us for the Downton Abbey Season 5, Episode 1 Primere on the big screen!  Location: L2 Time: 12pm  
Join us for the Downton Abbey Season 5, Episode 1 Primere on the big screen!  Location: L5 Time: 1pm  
Join us for the Downton Abbey Season 5, Episode 1 Premiere on the big screen!  Location: L2 Time: 2pm  
Join us for the Downton Abbey Season 5, Episode 1 Premiere on the big screen!  Location: L5 Time: 3pm