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Special Events at the Lincoln Theater

 
 
 
  Theater dark - Happy Thanksgiving, Everyone
Showing:
Wed, Nov 22 @ 9 am
Thu, Nov 23 @ 9 am
We will reopen Fri Nov 24 with "Victoria & Abdul" opening at 2 PM.
   
 
  Santa Claus and Free Family Film
Showing:
Sat, Nov 25 @ 12 pm
Our annual visit for pictures with Santa followed by a free family film.
   
 
  Lincoln Theater's Classic Film Club: The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Showing:
Fri, Dec 1 @ 2 pm
After settling his differences with a Japanese POW camp commander, a British colonel co-operates to oversee his men's construction of a railway bridge for their captors - while oblivious to a plan by the Allies to destroy it.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice
Showing:
Sat, Dec 2 @ 2 pm
EXHIBITION ON SCREEN open its fifth season with Canaletto & the Art of Venice, an immersive journey into the life and art of Venice’s famous view-painter. No artist better captures the essence and allure of Venice than Giovanni Antonio Canal, better known as Canaletto.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Taming of the Shrew (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Dec 3 @ 1 pm
Baptista struggles to marry off his tempestuous daughter Katharina, a shrew who denies that any man could possibly be her match. However when she meets Petruchio, who is as ill-tempered as she, the two forces of nature ignite an unexpected and explosive encounter.
   
 
  Seacoast Youth and Community Orchestras Winter Concert
Showing:
Tue, Dec 5 @ 7 pm
Join us for this free holiday concert!
   
 
  NT Live: Young Marx
Showing:
Thu, Dec 7 @ 2 pm
Thu, Dec 7 @ 7 pm
1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, and child-like emotional illiteracy.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Roald Dahl - Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (G) 1971
Showing:
Sat, Dec 9 @ 10 am
Enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka (Gene Wilder) stages a contest by hiding five golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whoever comes up with these tickets will win a free tour of the Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of candy.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Dec 17 @ 1 pm
A holiday tradition for the whole family, The Nutcracker sweeps the Bolshoi stage for two hours of enchantment and magic.
   
 
  Lincoln Theater's Classic Film Club: Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
Showing:
Fri, Jan 5 @ 2 pm
The story of T.E. Lawrence, an English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to fight the Turks.
   
 
  The Opera House
Showing:
Sat, Jan 13 @ 1 pm
The Opera House, a new film by multiple Emmy Award–winning documentary filmmaker Susan Froemke, surveys a remarkable period of the Metropolitan Opera’s rich history and a time of great change for New York.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Talking Animals - The Tale of Despereaux (G)
Showing:
Sat, Jan 20 @ 10 am
An unusually brave mouse helps to restore happiness to a forlorn kingdom after making friends with a gentleman rat. (2008)
   
 
  The Bolshoi Theater: Romeo and Juliet
Showing:
Sun, Jan 21 @ 1 pm
In Verona, Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love while their respective families, the Montagues and the Capulets, are caught in a bitter rivalry ending in heart­-wrenching tragedy…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's Tosca
Showing:
Sat, Jan 27 @ 1 pm
James Levine conducts a new staging of Puccini’s dramatic tragedy, directed by Sir David McVicar. Pre-opera talk at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  Lincoln Theater's Classic Film Club: Casablanca (1942)
Showing:
Fri, Feb 2 @ 2 pm
In Casablanca in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate encounters a former lover, with unforeseen complications. Starring Ingrid Bergman and Humphrey Bogart.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Arts
Showing:
Sat, Feb 3 @ 2 pm
A Bigger Picture 2012 & 82 Portraits and One Still Life 2016. David Hockney is Britain’s most popular artist and arguably equally popular around the globe.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Lady of the Camellias (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Feb 4 @ 1 pm
At a theatre performance of ‘Manon Lescaut’,the young and naive Armand is utterly captivated after meeting the ravishing and most desirable courtesan Marguerite Gautier. Their encounter gives birth to a passionate yet doomed love…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore
Showing:
Sat, Feb 10 @ 12 pm
Donizetti’s comic gem L’Elisir d’Amore, staged by Bartlett Sher and conducted by Domingo Hindoyan. Pre-opera talk at 10:45 AM.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Talking Animals - Charlotte's Web (G)
Showing:
Sat, Feb 17 @ 10 am
A gentle and wise grey spider with a flair for promotion pledges to save a young pig from slaughter for dinner food. (1973)
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's La Bohème
Showing:
Sat, Feb 24 @ 12:30 pm
An exciting young cast stars in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production of La Bohème, the most-performed opera in Met history.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Flames of Paris
Showing:
Sun, Mar 4 @ 1 pm
In the era of the French Revolution, Jeanne and her brother Jérôme leave Marseille for Paris to support the revolutionary effort that is taking over the capital. While fighting for freedom, they both encounter love along the way…
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Talking Animals - Stuart Little (G)
Showing:
Sat, Mar 10 @ 10 am
The Little family adopt a charming young mouse named Stuart, but the family cat wants rid of him. (1999)
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Rossini's Semiramide
Showing:
Sat, Mar 10 @ 1 pm
This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly 25 years—with Maurizio Benini on the podium.
   
 
  DaPonte String Quartet
Showing:
Sun, Mar 18 @ 3 pm
DaPonte String Quartet presents their Winter Series II: A Stroll in the Prater with Haydn, Berg and Beethoven.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Mozart's Così fan tutte
Showing:
Sat, Mar 31 @ 1 pm
A winning cast comes together for Phelim McDermott’s clever vision of Mozart’s comedy about the sexes, set in a carnival-esque, funhouse environment inspired by 1950s Coney Island.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Cézanne - Portraits of a Life
Showing:
Sat, Apr 7 @ 2 pm
EXHIBITION ON SCREEN is thrilled to present one of the most talked-about exhibitions of the year. Dedicated to the portrait work of Paul Cézanne, the exhibition opens in Paris before traveling to London and Washington.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Giselle (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Apr 8 @ 1 pm
When Giselle learns that her beloved Albrecht is promised to another woman, she dies of a broken heart in his arms. While Albrecht grieves,she returns from the dead as a Wili, a vengeful spirit meant to make unfaithful men dance until death…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Verdi's Luisa Miller
Showing:
Sat, Apr 14 @ 12:30 pm
James Levine and Plácido Domingo add yet another chapter to their legendary Met collaboration with this rarely performed Verdi gem, a heart-wrenching tragedy of fatherly love. Sonya Yoncheva sings the title role opposite Piotr Beczala in the first Met performances of the opera in more than ten years.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Talking Animals - Babe (G)
Showing:
Sat, Apr 21 @ 10 am
Babe, a pig raised by sheepdogs, learns to herd sheep with a little help from Farmer Hoggett. (1995)
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Massenet's Cendrillon
Showing:
Sat, Apr 28 @ 1 pm
For the first time ever, Massenet’s sumptuous take on the Cinderella story comes to the Met, with Joyce DiDonato starring in the title role. Pre-opera talk at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  DaPonte String Quartet
Showing:
Sun, May 13 @ 3 pm
Series III: “Obsessions,” featuring Hugo Wolf, Bela Bartok and Franz Schubert.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Vincent van Gogh - A New Way of Seeing (Encore)
Showing:
Sat, Jun 2 @ 2 pm
Showcasing Van Gogh’s iconic works like never before and featuring exclusive interviews with the curatorial team at the Van Gogh Museum, this EXHIBITION ON SCREEN favorite from Season 2 makes a welcome return to the big screen.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Coppélia
Showing:
Sun, Jun 10 @ 1 pm
Swanhilda notices her fiancé Franz is infatuated with the beautiful Coppélia who sits reading on her balcony each day. Nearly breaking up the two sweethearts, Coppélia is not what she seems and Swanhilda decides to teach Franz a lesson…
   
 
 
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