Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Dec 5- Dec 17 – 2014

The Civic welcomes the Penguins of Madagascar into the deep freeze of Nelson. Let’s face it, who was really in charge of the rag tag team of animals in the Madagascar films?  The King of the jungle? Heck no! it was the Penguins who got things done, and this time, they’re getting it done as […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Nov 28- Dec 4 – 2014

The monoculture of Panem is almost at an end and the diversity of a typical week at The Civic is about to begin. …but, not all of it is cultured. 20 years ago, the screen was graced by the sophisticated comedic stylings of Jim Carrey and Jeff Daniels in their seminal work, Dumb and Dumber.  And like an extremely […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Nov 7- Nov 13 – 2014

The odds are definitely forever in the Civic’s favour for having something just right for you this November. The Civic Theatre has confirmed the whole month, the guess work is gone and the product is golden. We start the Nov. 7th week off with the much buzzed about Fury (14A).  The Allies make their final push in the European […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Oct 31- Nov 6 – 2014

Culture and conscious meet this week at the Civic.   Come and check out what all the critics are raving about, David Fincher’s latest Gone Girl is living up to the buzz and stirring up Oscar nods.  And then, Civic duty at the Civic, Nelson Votes presents a fun event to get Nelsonites at the polls Nov. […]

Horror Takes Over: Zombies in Nelson

HORROR TAKES OVER: Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller inFrankenstein; Downtown Zombie Walk; the 30th Anniversary ofGhostbusters, and Best Films of Austin’s Fantastic Fest, all at The Civic this month   Nelson, BC – October 20, 2014 | The Undead are alive and well at Nelson’s Civic Theatre this month, where a terrifying array of monster and […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Oct 17- 31 – 2014

Here is the what’s what in the month of ghoul. The Maze Runner runs head on into Nelson’s first annual Zombie Walk w/ New Orlean’s Jazz Funeral band, Queen, Live in Budapest concert screening and Eastern Block dress-up, Benedict Cumberbatch as the Doctor and Monster in National Theatre Live’s Frankenstein, Zombie classics, art house Vampires, foreign goodies and the 30th anniversary […]


Nelson, October 10, 2014 | The Nelson Civic Theatre Society (NCTS) announces the appointment of Eleanor Stacey as Executive Director.  Ms. Stacey brings more than 15 years of professional experience as a fundraiser, program developer, arts administrator, and consultant in the non-profit cultural sector.Ms. Stacey joins the Civic Theatre in October 2014, and be responsible […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Oct 10-16 – 2014

Boxtrolls invade the Civic Oct. 10th.  We figure they must have got in with all the new boxed gear we have been receiving for our brand new concession. You are invited to don your best box for our parade of Boxtrolls on the Sun. Oct. 12 matinee.  They say Boxtrolls are mischievous, but they are dotting loving parents […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre Aug 8-14 – 2014

Mensa, Immigrants and Rock and Roll Scarlett Johansson brains up for her latest role as a woman who has access to 100% of her brains capacity. Luc Besson, known for La Femme Nikita, 5th Element and The Professional takes us on a cerebro action romp in “Lucy” (rated 14A) playing Friday – Sunday.  Accessing our […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre July 11-17 – 2014

t’s time to ape up Nelson!  The Civic theatre presents Dawn of the Planet of the Apes July 11-17.  A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as […]