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General $8.00

Seniors/Students/Military  $7.00

Matinee/kids 12 and under $6.00

special event prices may vary

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Sat July 26

3:00 A Coffee In Berlin

5:00  A Coffee In Berlin

7:00  A Coffee In Berlin

9:00 Snowpiercer

Sun July 27

2:30 A Coffee In Berlin

5:00  A Coffee In Berlin

7:30  Snowpiercer

Mon July 28

2013 Rumschpringe Film Festival  (free LSAF)

7:00 G to PG

8:30 PG to PG-13

10:00 PG-13+

Wed July 30

6:30 A Coffee In Berlin

Thur July 31

6:30 A Coffee In Berlin

Fri Aug 1

6:30  Life Itself

7:00 Sweeter The Berry (free) concession room

9:00 Venus In Fur

Sat Aug 2

3:00 We Are The Best

5:00 Venus In Fur

7:00 Life Itself

9:00 Venus In Fur

Sun Aug 3

2:30  Life Itself

5:00 Venus In Fur

7:30 We Are The Best

Wed Aug 6

6:30 Venus In Fur

Thur Aug 7

6:30 Venus In Fur

Fri Aug 8

6:30  The Reese Project Presents Phantom Of The Opera($10)

9:00 The Dance Of Reality

What's Happening 

Beer and Wine Night!!

The 4th Friday of the month is Beer/Wine Night!  At 7:00, we gather to share our favorite wine or beers.  The more, the merrier.  We will talk, try each others offerings, have a few snacks and then gather what’s left and go into the theatre to watch the 9:00 show. Admission is $8 PLUS a bottle of wine or a six pack/growler.

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Yoga at Zoe

Join the best group of yogi’s in our Yoga at Zoe community! Donation classes offered every Sunday.

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Event Booking

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January – October 2014

January 1, 2014 @ 11:45 pm – December 31, 2014 @ 12:15 am
Having trouble finding us???? We are on the corner of James and Mulberry. There is some street parking on James and if you enter there, you can take the stairs or the elevator which is[...]
June 2, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – July 28, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Lancaster Summer Arts Festival Film Series
To celebrate The LSAF 50th Anniversary this year, they are running the films throughout June AND July! It is an exciting series that includes feature film favorites from previous LSAF years! Plus silent film classics[...]
July 25, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – July 31, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
A Coffee In Berlin
Jan Ole Gerster’s wry and vibrant feature debut A Coffee in Berlin, which swept the 2013 German Oscar Awards, paints a day in the life of Niko, a twenty-something college dropout going nowhere fast. Niko[...]
July 28, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – July 28, 2014 @ 11:30 pm
Rumschpringe Film Festival
Can’t wait for the upcoming Rumschpringe Film Festival? The Lancaster Summer Arts Festival and Lancaster Transplant are bringing back the best of the 2013 Festival! 7:00 – 8:00pm (Rated G to PG) 8:30 – 9:30pm[...]
August 1, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – August 10, 2014 @ 2:30 pm
Life Itself
Acclaimed director Steve James (Hoop Dreams) and executive producers Martin Scorsese (The Departed) and Steven Zaillian (Moneyball) present LIFE ITSELF, a documentary film that recounts the inspiring and entertaining life of world-renowned film critic and[...]
August 1, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – August 7, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
Venus In Fur
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 FUR is the latest film from master filmmaker Roman Polanski. Alone in a[...]
August 1, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – August 1, 2014 @ 8:30 pm
Sweeter The Berry
Sweeter the Berry is a quarterly spoken word poetry and arts festival in Lancaster city. Come celebrate the work of local visual and performing artists as we explore the theme of “Liberation,” both through our[...]
August 2, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – August 9, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
We Are The Best!
Sweet, empathetic, and shot through with a palpable joy, We Are the Best! offers a tender tribute to the bittersweet tumult of adolescence. WE ARE THE BEST! is Moodysson’s adaptation of his wife Coco’s graphic[...]
August 8, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – December 11, 2015 @ 6:30 pm
The Reese Project
Tom and Laurie Reese have developed live original musical scores, using acoustic flutes and cello, written especially for each film. The music follows the dynamics of each film, and incorporates jazz improvisation along with structured[...]
August 8, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – August 14, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
The Dance Of Reality
Alejandro Jodorowsky was born in 1929 in Tocopilla, a coastal town on the edge of the Chilean desert where this film was shot. It was there that Jodorowsky underwent an unhappy and alienated childhood as[...]
August 15, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – August 28, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
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[...]
August 22, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – August 31, 2014 @ 2:30 pm
To Be Takei
Over seven decades, actor and activist George Takei boldly journeyed from a WWII internment camp, to the helm of the starship Enterprise, to the daily news feeds of five million Facebook fans. Join George and[...]
August 22, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – July 23, 2015 @ 11:00 pm
Beer and Wine nights!
We have beer and wine nights the fourth Friday of every month. We have been alternating beer and wine, but if you are a dedicated wine person or beer person, go ahead, bring it. Just[...]
August 29, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – September 4, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
The Discoverers
Washed-up history professor Lewis Birch (Oscar and Emmy nominated Griffin Dunne) takes his begrudging teenage kids – Zoe (Madeleine Martin, “Californication”) and Jack (Devon Graye, “American Horror Stories”) – on a road trip to a[...]
September 12, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – September 18, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
Of all the acting challenges Michael Fassbender has faced, none quite compares to performing without the use of his face. That’s precisely what’s required in “Frank,” a weird and wonderful musical comedy about an oddball[...]
September 19, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – September 19, 2014 @ 11:00 pm
Let's Tango
“Let’s Tango” is a fun and inviting look at this often-mysterious dance that’s enjoying a worldwide renaissance. Enter the world of tango, with its welcoming community, irresistible music, closeness and joy that bring everyone together.[...]
September 20, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – September 25, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
Born To Fly
Not just a choreographer, Elizabeth Streb is a wildly extreme action architect. Born to Fly traces the evolution of Streb’s movement philosophy as she pushes herself and her dancers from the ground, to the wall,[...]
September 26, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – October 2, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
Manhattan Short
Join us September 26 to October 3 when over 100,000 film lovers in over 300 cities across six continents gather in Cinemas, Museums and Universities for one purpose…to view and vote on the Finalists’ Films[...]
October 3, 2014 @ 6:30 am – October 9, 2014 @ 10:15 am
A Most Wanted Man
Stylish, dense contemporary spy drama about a suspected terrorist on the loose in 2008 Hamburg has the late Philip Seymour Hoffman again delivering an exceptional performance, here as a rogue German agent determined to stamp[...]
October 10, 2014 @ 9:00 pm – October 16, 2014 @ 9:00 pm
The Congress
More than two decades after catapulting to stardom with The Princess Bride, an aging actress (Robin Wright, playing a version of herself) decides to take her final job: preserving her digital likeness for a future[...]
October 18, 2014 @ 3:00 pm – October 23, 2014 @ 6:30 pm
This is my favorite film from Sundance 2014. At first formulaic, but drawing you in with great performances, William H. Macy gives us a movie that will make you laugh and break your heart. Several[...]

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