Sheboygan, WI- This year’s season of Community Bank & Trust Friday Night Movies at the Stefanie H. Weill Center for the Performing Arts has great movies for every generation.
New to the Friday Night Movies are opportunities to receive FREE admission by participating in the Weill Center’s movie night promotions.
Purchase individual tickets in the ticket office the day of the movie for $5. Season Movie passes are also available and make great gifts. The cost of the series pass is $40 or $35 for members for all 2014-2015 movies.
Popcorn and refreshments such as wine, beer, soft drinks and water will be available for purchase during all of the movies. Enjoy your refreshments in the theater while watching the show.
Community Bank & Trust generously sponsors the Friday Night Movies at the Weill Center.
For more information, call the Ticket Office 920-208-3243 or visit www.weillcenter.com
The Ticket Office is open daily from Noon to 5 p.m. and one hour prior to each movie.
2014-2015 Friday Night Movie List and Promotions
Sponsored by Community Bank & Trust
August 15 “Pillow Talk” – 1:00 p.m. showings
Promotion: Class of 1959 gets in Free!
In this 1959 film, Brad Allen (Rock Hudson) and Jan Morrow (Doris Day) share a phone line and create all sorts of chaos. Come watch Brad and Jan fall in love all over again.
August 15 “42” – 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. showings
Promotion: Anyone wearing his/her baseball team shirt gets in FREE!
The film “42” tells the inspiring story of Jackie Robinson from his signing with the Brooklyn Dodgers organization in 1945 to his historic 1947 rookie season when he broke the color barrier in Major League Baseball.
September 19 “The King and I” – 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. showings
Promotion: Buy one ticket, get one FREE!
This Oscar winning Rogers and Hammerstein musical is about a widow, Mrs. Anna Leonowens, who accepts a job as a live-in English teacher to the King of Siam's children. Mrs. Leonowens brings her son Louis with her along on this eye-opening adventure. Come fall in love with the charming music and loving characters all over again.
October 31 “The Haunting”– 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. showings
Promotion: This is a great Halloween classic – wear a costume and get in FREE!
Dr. Markway is out to prove the existence of ghosts and decides to investigate a large, eerie mansion with three of his friends. Join the four of them as the ghostly presence in the mansion reveals itself in horrific and deadly ways.
November 21 “High Plains Drifter” – 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. showings
Promotion: Wear a cowboy hat and/or boots and get in FREE!
A gun-fighting stranger (Clint Eastwood) rides out of the hot desert into a small town in the Wild West. The town’s people are scared of him as he takes a room and decides to stay. Unfortunately, larger issues arise for the town because a group of outlaws returns to take revenge - will the town’s leaders convince the mysterious stranger to help?
November 29 “The Bishop’s Wife” – 7:00 p.m. (This is a Saturday night movie.)
Promotion: Members of the clergy get in FREE.
The Bishop's Wife, also known as Cary and the Bishop's Wife, is a Samuel Goldwyn romantic comedy feature film from 1947, starring Cary Grant, Loretta Young, and David Niven in a story about an angel who helps a bishop with his problems, as Christmas approaches.
November 30“The Lion King” 1:00 and 3:00 p.m. showings. (This is a Sunday night movie.)
Promotion: Children accompanied with an adult get in Free!
“The Lion King”, Walt Disney’s animated adventure film, is celebrating 20 years. Come join Simba on this adventure beyond the Pride Lands.
January 16 “Duck Soup” – 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. showings
Promotion: FREE Groucho glasses to the first 50 paid admissions!
In this 1933 Marx Brothers film, the mythical country of Freedonia seeks financial help from wealthy, widow Mrs. Teasdale (Margaret Dumont). Mrs. Teasdale insists on replacing the current president with crazy Rufus T. Firefly (Groucho Marx) and mayhem erupts. Firefly declares war on Sylvania over the love of Mrs. Teasdale. To make matters worse, the neighboring state sends clumsy spies Chicolini and Pinky to obtain top secret information, creating even more chaos!
February 13 “An Affair to Remember” – 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. showings
Promotion: A nice Valentine’s Day movie – spouses/significant others get in FREE!
Handsome Nicky Ferrante (Cary Grant) and beautiful night club singer Terry McKay (Deborah Kerr) have a romance while on a cruise from Europe to New York. Despite being engaged to other people, both agree to reunite at the top of the Empire State Building in six months. However, an unfortunate accident keeps Terry from the reunion, and Nicky fears that she has married or does not love him anymore. Enjoy the romantic film the day before Valentine’s Day and the Chris Mann concert.
March 20 “39 Steps” – 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. showings
Promotion: Do you have a favorite Hitchcock Movie? Write it on a card and give it to us in exchange for a FREE ticket to the movie – it might be a movie chosen next year!
While visiting London, Richard Hannay (Robert Donat) meets Annabella Smith (Lucie Mannheim) who is running away from secret agents. He accepts to hide her in his flat, but in the night she is murdered. Hannay fears the police will accuse him of the girl's murder. Hannay goes on the run to save himself while protecting top secret information.
April 17 “Spartacus” – 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. showings
Promotion: If you arrive in a chariot or wearing a TOGA, you’ll get in FREE!
The slave Spartacus (Kirk Douglas) leads a violent revolt at a gladiatorial school against the decadent Roman Republic. The uprising soon spreads across the Italian Peninsula involving thousands of slaves. The plan is to acquire sufficient funds to acquire ships to transport them to safer lands. Spartacus and the thousands of freed slaves must face the might of Rome!
May 15“Ninotchka”– 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. showings
With Greta Garbo proving her comedy chops in the twilight of her career, Ninotchka is a can't-miss classic!
Ninotchka is a 1939 American film starring Greta Garbo and Melvyn Douglas. Ninotchka is Greta Garbo's first full comedy. Garbo plays a stern Russian woman that finds herself attracted to a man who represents everything she is supposed to detest.
June 19“Ipcress File”– 4:00 and 7:00 p.m. showings
Promotion: This received a score of 100 from Rotten Tomatoes! Bring in a copy of the Rotten Tomatoes review and get in FREE.
The Ipcress File is a 1965 British espionage film starring Michael Caine and featuring Guy Doleman and Nigel Green. British spy Harry Palmer (Michael Caine) mission is to rescue kidnapped scientist Dr. Radcliffe. Come watch a young Michael Caine in this thrilling mystery.
About the Stefanie H. Weill Center for the Performing Arts
The Weill Center is a not-for-profit organization that serves the people of Sheboygan County and surrounding communities by providing the opportunity to enjoy cultural and educational events. Being an intricate part of downtown Sheboygan, the Center brings historical value to the community as well.
On October 7, 1996 the Weill Center Foundation, Inc. was established becoming the single significant driving force in the preservation and restoration of the Sheboygan Theater. The theater re-opened as the Stefanie H. Weill Center for the Performing Arts in October 2001. This historic theater presents several series of live performances and is home to several local performing art groups. The theater receives no public funding, but relies solely upon the earned income and donations from generous corporations, foundations, families and individuals, plus the efforts of an amazing group of more than one hundred volunteers.
The Weill Center season includes four series: the Vollrath Company Signature Music Series, Baird – The Stenklyft Group Passport Series, Plenco Variety Series and Sargento Foods Inc. Family Treasures Series. The 2014-2015 Season line-up promises fun and exciting events. To learn more about this year’s series visit www.weillcenter.com or call the Ticket Office (920)208-3243.
826 N. 8th Street
Sheboygan, WI 53081
Contact: Kimberly Meller, Events & Operations Manager
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