FilmBar at the Orpheum
EVENT: Friends of the Orpheum Theatre presents FilmBar at the Orpheum
WHAT: The Friends of the Orpheum Theatre, in partnership with FilmBar, announce the return of movies to the Orpheum Theatre. Opened in 1929, the Orpheum is the only remaining historic movie palace in Phoenix. The first show in the new monthly film series will be The Wizard of Oz. Guests are invited to enjoy the digitally remastered classic in one of the most beautiful and historic venues in downtown Phoenix. Expect some theatrical surprises throughout the show, making this a once in a lifetime cinematic experience. Opening night will feature a brief history of the venue by the Hip Historian, Marshall Shore, and other special guests. For more information and to purchase tickets, please visit http://phoenix.ticketforce.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=623
WHEN: October 24th at 6pm
October 25th at 4pm
WHERE: Orpheum Theatre
203 W. Adams St., Phoenix, AZ 85003
TICKETS: Tickets are $16 for adults and $9 for children under 12. Ticket sales will be online only and close 1 hour before showtime. Seating will be limited and socially distanced. Tickets can be purchased at: http://phoenix.ticketforce.com/eventperformances.asp?evt=623
Photo by historictheatrephotos.com
About Friends of the Orpheum Theatre
The Friends of the Orpheum Theatre (FOTOT) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation whose purpose is to provide educational and fundraising support for the Orpheum Theatre, which is owned and operated by the City of Phoenix. FOTOT was officially established in November 1993 as the “support arm" of the Orpheum Theatre Foundation. Today, FOTOT continues to be an all-volunteer based organization that serves to provide historical, educational, and fundraising support for the historic Orpheum Theatre. In partnership with FilmBar, FOTOT plans to bring a monthly film series back to the Orpheum. For more history, awards, and other information, visit FOTOTPHX.org.
FilmBar was built with a clear purpose: to bring the diverse people of Phoenix together through the power of film & community, & through that confluence inspire meaningful dialogue between people to promote a more inclusive environment in the City of Phoenix. For current showtimes and other information, visit thefilmbarphx.com.