Nelson Civic Theatre Concession Campaign takes off

“To infinity and beyond!” is the catchphrase of Buzz Lightyear, animated hero of Disney’s Toy Story movie. “To $15,000 and beyond!” is the theme of the Nelson Civic Theatre’s Concession Upgrade Campaign. Like the hero, the Nelson Civic Theatre Society aims to reach its goal. The launch of the fundraising campaign for this phase of […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre April 4 – April 10 – 2014

For the April 4th opening, The Civic Theatre brings to Nelson, Captain America: Winter Soldier on it’s North American release date. Steve Rogers struggles to embrace his role in the modern world and battles a new threat from old history: the Soviet agent known as the Winter Soldier. (136 mins. Rated PG.Directed by Anthony Russo, Joe Russo, […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre March 28- April 3-2014

The Nelson Civic Theatre plays several beautiful films this week. More information below. For details, news and on-line reservations check out our website The Wind Rises 126 min, Rated G Directed by Hayao Miyazaki Fri, Sat, Tues 7pm Sun 2pm Jiro dreams of flying and designing beautiful airplanes, inspired by the famous Italian aeronautical […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre March 21-27-2014

The city will do maintenance of our heating system from 21-24 March, and these days the theatre will have NO HEAT. Please dress warmly or/and bring a blanket! Tonight, Wednesday 19 March, at 7.30pm plays The Husband. Its lead role player, Nelson born and raised actress Sarah Allen., will introduce the film in person! Doors open […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre March 14-20-2014

Non-Stop An air marshal springs into action during a transatlantic flight after receiving a series of text messages that put his fellow passengers at risk unless the airline transfers $150 million into an off-shore account. Directed by Jaume Collet-Serra, 106 min., Rated PG Frozen Anna, a fearless optimist, sets off on an epic journey – […]

Local actress Sarah Allen opens new film at the Civic Theatre

Star power steps off the Big Screen and onto the Nelson Civic Theatre stage on Wednesday, March 19, when the Civic shows Canadian filmmaker Bruce MacDonald’s new film The Husband. Along for the screening is principal actress and Nelson native Sarah Allen. Allen grew up in Nelson, where she found the Capitol Theatre stage early. […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre March 6-13-2014

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

Next Thursday Night Movie (confirmed!): 12 Years a Slave Best Picture Nominee Thurs. Feb. 13th @ 7:30pm Directed by Steve McQueen 134 mins., Rated 14A Esteemed actor Chiwetel Ejiafor gets his deserved moment in the spotlight with the real-life role of Solomon Northup, a free man forced into slavery for twelve years.  

The Nelson Civic Theatre celebrates Oscar week in style

“The Hustle” is more than just a disco song from the 70s. This month, it’s the first birthday bash of the Nelson Civic Theatre. “The Nelson Hustle” celebrates film, fun and community and runs February 20 – March 2. The Nelson Hustle features some of the hottest Best Picture Nominees, a little “gambling”, the Oscar […]

Films at the Nelson Civic Theatre – Jan 29- Feb 4 ,2014

Saving Mr. Banks, her & Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom! Making Mary Poppins, Making Computer Love & Making History One Day at a Time… Plus, a Lion’s Club Variety Show, Wed. Jan. 29th at 6:30pm. (Magic fun and amusement for all ages. Contact Bill Brown @ 250-352-0132). Next Thursday Night Movie is:Advanced tickets and more […]