Playing in the Starlight Room
7/11 - 7/17
For aspiring comedian Donna Stern, everyday life as a female twenty-something provides ample material for her hysterical and relatable brand of humor. But when Donna winds up unexpectedly pregnant after a one-night stand, her epic lapse of prohylactic judgement turns out to be the beginning of a hilarious and totally unplanned journey of self discovery and empowerment. 83 min.
7/11 - 7/17
Snowpiercer proceeds from a fantastical premise rich with real-world relevance. After human-engineered planetary catastrophe (trying to arrest the planet's warming, we accidentally froze it solid), the remaining people are stuck on a train that never stops moving. A few thousand survivors live on railway cars, sorted into a rigid and ruthlessly enforced social order.
A riotous exposure of entrepreneurial greed by Olivier Award-winning playwright Alan Ayckbourn (Bedroom Farce, A Chorus of Disapproval). A Small Family Business returns to the National Theatre for the first time since its celebrated premiere in 1987, when it won the Evening Standard Award for Best Play.
7/18 - 7/24
The latest film from the director of Once, Begin Again is a soul-stirring comedy about what happens when lost souls meet and make beautiful music together. Gretta (Keira Knightley) is struggling with heart-break when she meets Dan (Mark Ruffalo), a disgraced record-label exec who stumbles upon her performing in the East Village and is captivated by her raw talent. 104 min.
Playing in the Starlight Room
This sweet, romantic screwball comedy never loses its beguiling appeal. Don't miss Claudette Colbert and Clark Gable in this delightful classic and 5-time Oscar winner (1934). One show only, in the Starlight Room!
8/1 - 8/7
Writer-director-actor Zach Braff (Garden State) stars as Aidan Bloom, a struggling actor, father and husband, who at 35 is searching for his identity, a purpose for his life. He winds up trying to home school his two children when his father can no longer afford to pay for private education. Through teaching his children about life, Aidan gradually discovers some major life lessons. 120 min.
Kelly Reichart's (Wendy and Lucy, Meek's Cutoff) suspense thriller follows three passionate environmentalist whose homegrown plot to blow up a controversial dam unravels into a journey of doubt, paranoia and unintended consequences. 112 min.
Lukas Moodysson's adaptation of his wife Coco's graphic novel about three young misfits growing up in early '80s Stockholm. Pixieish mohawk-sporting KIara and her best friend Bobo are 13-year-old rebels looking for a cause and form and all-girl punk band. 102 min.
An erotic and tightly-wound battle of the sexes. Thomas, young playwright, is despondent that he's unable to find the perfect actress for the lead role in his upcoming play. Suddenly, in bursts Vanda, who after convincing him to let her audition for the part takes him on a whirlwind ride that turns from attraction to obsession. Based on the Tony Award-winning play. 96 min.
8/15 - 8/21
Filmed over 12 years with the same cast, Richard Linklater's Boyhood is a groundbreaking story of growing up as seen through the eyes of a child named Mason (a breakthrough performance by Ellar Coltrane), who literally grows up on screen before our eyes. Starring Ethan Hawke and Patricia Arquette as Mason's parents.
Life Itself recounts the inspiring, entertaining and colorful life of world-renowned film critic Roger Ebert--a story that turns personal, funny, moving and transcendent. Based on his best-selling memoir of the same name, the film explores Ebert's legacy, his Pulitzer Prize-winning criticism at the Sun-Times, and his ascension as one of the most influential cultural voices in America. 115 min.
Helen Mirren stars in this delightful story about an Indian family who moves to France and opens a restaurant directly across the street from a Michelin-starred French restaurant run by Madame Mallory (Mirren). Directed by Lasse Hallstrom (What's Eating Gilbert Grape, My Life as a Dog, Chocolat, The Cider House Rules).
The story of Wallace (Daniel Radlcliffe), a med school drop out who's been repeatedly burned by bad relationships. Then that he meets Chantry (Zoe Kazan), an animator with a boyfriend with whom he forms a close friendship. There is no denying the chemistry between them, leading the pair to wonder, what if the love of your life is actually your best friend. 102 min.
Port Townsend filmmakers Ward Serrill and Sophie Jane Mortimer follow the transformative life journey of renowned sound healer and psychotherapist Tom Kenyon on his quest to integrate modern science and ancient mysticism through sound.
Oct 2014 - Apr 2015
Seven stunning ballets from Moscow's Bolshoi, not to be missed!
Bill Nighy and Carey Mulligan star in this highly anticipated West End production broadcast by National Theatre Live. One evening, a young schoolteacher receives an unexpected visit from her former lover. The two attempt to rekindle their once passionate relationship only to find themselves locked in a dangerous battle of opposing ideologies and mutual desires.