*Cafe Now Open Limited Days!*

Our cafe is now open 4 days a week with indoor & outdoor dining, music, & Little popcorn!

We are currently unable to show movies indoors, as per New York State health regulations. Stream movies in the Virtual Little, read our COVID-19 statement, and consider becoming a member or donating to help us survive!

Oct 8, 2019

The Little Theatre (240 East Avenue) is celebrating a marquee birthday with a blockbuster brew. The historic art house theater will celebrate its 90th anniversary with a party in The Little Café; 4:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 17. The celebration will include cake, music...

Sep 18, 2019

A blockbuster brew is coming your way.

The Little has teamed up with our amazing friends at Rohrbach Brewing to create a beer (or as we call it a "magic elixir") that is both delicious, and uniquely Rochester. The beverage is...

Aug 27, 2019

The Little Café Music Series is made possible in part by a gift from...

Aug 1, 2019

The Little’s Monday, Aug. 5 screening of FIGHT CLUB has been canceled. We’re disappointed to say Fox has pulled the title at the last second. If you already bought tickets you WILL be refunded. If you purchased your tickets online, your credit card will be refunded...

Jul 10, 2019

By Scott Pukos

It was my first week at The Little when I discovered the popcorn machine has a name.

Of course it made sense that the employee who provided us with our gloriously salty, buttery...

Jul 1, 2019

By Neal Ganguli

Have you ever heard someone play the pipa before? Neither had I, until I had the pleasure of meeting Leah Ou of O’s Pipa. Hailing from Chengdu, China, Leah is a classically...

Jun 24, 2019

As many of you know, the next phase of The Little's historic theater 1 restoration is officially underway. These renovations are throughout the entire building,...

Jun 17, 2019

Throughout the summer, we have decided to feature a number of music videos from various local artists before select movie screenings! If you happen to see a video that you like and want to know more about the artist, here's a list of all the videos we are showing: 

Jun 7, 2019

By Scott Pukos

Tomorrow has arrived.

But first, some important matinee news: As I mentioned in The Little e-newsletter, we're opening early this...

May 3, 2019

By Scott Pukos

For screenwriter Jess Zeidman, Tiny Furniture was a certified mindblower.

“It was the first movie...