GREAT NEW MOVIES FOR THE TOWN HALL THEATRE
After so many months of not being able to get movies on film the newly installed digital system has brought the Town Hall Theatre back to the level of choices that have not been available for more than a year.
“We will be playing catch up for a while getting some of the movies we have wanted over the last few months that were not released on film,” explains Roxanne Valladao who books films for the Town Hall Theatre. “We are also getting access to some new titles within a month after their release.”
This month’s schedule is jammed-packed with many of the films that are getting lots of buzz during awards season and family friendly films. Plumas Arts is getting many positive comments on how great everything looks on the new screen. If you have not had a chance to see the big differene maybe some of these tiltles will entice you into .
For the most current information on movie bookings call the movie line
at 283-1140, become a fan of the Town Hall Theatre on Facebook, check
the website at quincytownhall.com or the ad in the Feather River Bulletin entertainment pages. Help to
keep the doors of your hometown movie theatre open by attending a good
show often! When you come to see a movie you can make a donation at the
concessions stand. You may also make a tax-deductible contribution by
dropping off a check at the concession stand or mail it to the Town
Hall Theatre, P.O. Box 600, Quincy, CA 95971.
keep YOUR independent hometown movie theatre thriving by enjoying a
good show often. Join Plumas Arts as a Fan of the Town Hall Theatre… www.plumasarts.org
THE DIVERGENT SERIES: INSURGENT plays 4 days, FRIDAY to MONDAY: April 10 to 13
Tris Prior (Shailene Woodley) must continue trying to save those she loves--and herself--while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, politics and love. War now looms as conflict between the factions and their ideologies grows. And in times of war, sides must be chosen, secrets will emerge, and choices will become even more irrevocable--and even more powerful. Transformed by her decisions but also by haunting grief and guilt, radical new discoveries, and shifting relationships. Tris must fully embrace her Divergence, even if she does not know what she may lose by doing so.
• This 119 minute Action Adventure is Rated: PG-13 for intense violence and action throughout, some sensuality, thematic elements and brief language. www.thedivergentseries.com
||CINDERELLA plays 4 days, FRIDAY to MONDAY: April 17 to 20
The story of Cinderella follows the fortunes of young Ella (Lily James) whose merchant father remarries following the death of her mother. Eager to support her loving father, Ella welcomes her new stepmother (Cate Blanchett) and her daughters Anastasia (Holliday Grainger) and Drisella (Sophie McShera) into the family home. But, when Ella’s father unexpectedly passes away, she finds herself at the mercy of a jealous and cruel new family. Finally relegated to nothing more than a servant girl covered in ashes, and spitefully renamed Cinderella, Ella could easily begin to lose hope. Yet, despite the cruelty inflicted upon her, Ella is determined to honor her mother’s dying words and to “have courage and be kind.” She will not give in to despair nor despise those who mistreat her.
• This 113 minute Family Friendly Fantasy is Rated: PG for mild thematic elements. www.movies.disney.com/cinderella
HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ NIGHT One Night Only, WEDNESDAY: April 22
A festive and inspiriting
night of music
presented by our Chester, Quincy & Portola high schools
all together on one stage. A $5 or more at the door benefits the
OR7: THE JOURNEY One Night Only, THURSDAY: April 23
Earth Day Community Sustainability Awards at 7PM. Followed by a screening of the documentary film OR7: The Journey about the incredible journey of OR-7 the first wild wolf to step foot in California since 1924. This grey wolf was collared in Oregon and eventually dispersed from his pack. This film tells the story not only of OR-7, but of the wolf as a species in America. It is a journey of survival-- a journey of inspiration. Filmmaker and producer Clemens Schenk will be on hand to introduce the film and take Q&A afterwards. $10 presale; $15 night of show; $5 discount for students, tickets available at Plumas Arts, Carey Candy Co, Epilogue Books, Quincy Natural Foods. 283-2939 or email@example.com
FOCUS plays 4
days, FRIDAY to MONDAY: April 24 to 27
Smith plays a con man who becomes romantically involved with a
artist (Margot Robbie), only to break up when she gets too
close. Three years
later, he is thrown off his game when his former flame shows up
Aires. Complicating matters even more, each of them is working
equally elaborate—cons, both targeting the same billionaire
car team owner (Rodrigo Santoro).
This 105 minute
Adventure Comedy is Rated:
R for language, some sexual content
||ELEVATE TAHOE: Food Innovations at 6,000, One Night Only, TUESDAY: April 28
The evening’s program centers around the presentation of this short documentary film that highlights individuals and organizations in our neighboring Tahoe region who address the food-related challenges that come with life at 6,000 feet. The innovations are varied, inspiring, and are elevating to the spirit. Filmmakers and stars will be on hand to talk about the film and share solutions. The Local Farmers Guild will be on hand with plant start and the movement for locally grown food.
||LISTEN TO YOUR MOTHER One Night Only, THURSDAY: April 30
Readings by local writers on the beauty, the beast, and the barely-rested of motherhood, in celebration of Mother’s Day. Born of the creative work of mothers who publish on-line, each production is directed, produced, and performed by local communities, for local communities. Tickets $10 in advance for Plumas Arts Members, $12 General Admission and at the Door. Tickets available at Plumas Arts, Alley Cat Café, FRC Bookstore, Sterling Sage, and Lupines.
||INTO THE WOODS, WEDNESDAY to SUNDAY, May 6 to 9
Feather River College’s Spring Drama plays 7:30PM Wednesday to Saturday and Sunday at 2PM. Into the Woods puts a modern twist on the beloved fairy tales you thought you knew. Iconic characters, such as Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Jack and the Beanstalk and Rapunzel, find their fates intertwined with a humble baker and his wife, whose longing to have a child sends them on a quest to reverse a witch’s curse. $12 Advance Sale tickets at Epilog and Carey Candy in Quincy.
||FURIOUS 7 plays 4 days, FRIDAY to MONDAY: May 15 to 18
Continuing the global exploits in the unstoppable franchise built on speed, Vin Diesel, Paul Walker (in his final film role prior to his tragic death) and Dwayne Johnson lead the returning cast of Furious 7. James Wan directs this chapter of the hugely successful series that also welcomes back favorites and adds new international stars •
This 137 minute Action Crime film is Rated: PG-13 for prolonged frenetic sequences of violence, action and mayhem, suggestive content and strong language.
Since this is all new to us and there are still some uncertainties involved we encourage patron to call the movie line at 283-1140 or become a friend on the Town Hall Theatre to get the most current information about films.
Town Hall Theatre is loved and managed by Plumas Arts. To keep up on
what’s playing you can pick up a monthly schedule at the box office,
call the movie line at 283-1140 or go on line to quincytownhall.com You
can also become a member of Plumas Arts and have a monthly email of
upcoming attractions sent to you. Call 283-3402 or go online to
plumasarts.org Find out how you can become a Town Hall Theatre Fan: for
$100 or more per month you can help Plumas Arts to keep the Town Tall
Town Hall Theatre operates under the management of Plumas Arts. Members
of Plumas Arts receive a monthly emailing of upcoming movies. Call
283-3402 for more to find out how to become a member of Plumas Arts.