What’s Playing at The Civic – April 06 – 12, 2018

APRIL 6 – 12
Now Playing At the Civic Theatre
Buy Your Tickets Online
Love, Simon
Friday April 6 – Tuesday April 10Simon Spier keeps a huge secret from his family, his friends, and all of his classmates: he’s gay. When that secret is threatened, Simon must face everyone and come to terms with his identity.

Director: Greg Berlanti
Writers: Elizabeth Berger (screenplay by), Isaac Aptaker (screenplay by)
Stars: Nick Robinson, Jennifer Garner, Josh Duhamel
110 Min / English / PG

Resilience: The Biology of Stress and the Science of Hope – presented by DPAC
Monday April 9 7:00pmA presentation of the School District 8 DPAC for parents and caregivers. Admission is $5 or by donation at the door only.

An exploration into the developments of medical studies where conditions like heart disease can be linked to childhood experiences.

Director: James Redford
Writer: Jen Bradwell
60 Min / English / G

Mary and the Witch’s Flower
Wednesday April 11 7:00pm

Based on “The Little Broomstick” by Mary Stewart, a strange flower grants a girl magic powers.

Director: Hiromasa Yonebayashi
Writers: Mary Stewart (novel) (as Mearî Suchuâtô), Riko Sakaguchi (screenplay)
Stars: Hana Sugisaki, Ryûnosuke Kamiki, Yûki Amami
102 Min / English / PG

Meditation Park
Thursday April 12 7:30pmMina Shum directs an all-star cast – including Cheng Pei Pei, Sandra Oh, Tzi Ma, and Don McKellar – in her latest feature, about a devoted wife and mother who is forced to reassess her reverence for her husband after she finds another woman’s undergarment in his laundry.

Director: Mina Shum
Writer: Mina Shum
Stars: Sandra Oh, Zak Santiago, Liane Balaban
94 Min / English / G

Buy Your Tickets Online

Dinner & a Movie is Back!
Visit a participating local restaurant for amazing deals on food, drink and films!

Our annual Dinner & a Movie event is back! Stop by Louie’s Steak HouseUptown TavernTorchlight Brewing or Itza Ristorante and Pizzeria for incredible entrees, appetizers, drinks and more paired with a movie date at a great price.
Learn More

NCTS Plans for New Screens
Executive Director Eleanor Stacey and Board Member Brian May present to city council

Read more about our plan to expand to three screens in the new Nelson Star Article.

Need a Movie Buddy?
Join us for our next Films with Friends Meet Up

Our Films with Friends meet ups are now held every Thursday at 6:00pm at Cake Betty Cafe and Cakery – 709 Vernon St. If you or someone you know needs someone to go the movies with, this is a great opportunity to see a film in a group setting. The group will be meeting for coffee, treats and conversation at 6 and will then enjoy this week’s Thursday film at The Civic! While the meet up is geared towards seniors in our community, everyone is welcome! Check out the event on Facebook

Start or Renew your Membership Now!
Did you know you can save $2.00 EVERY time you see a movie?

The $2.00 discount at the box office is only one of the many perks of being a member of Nelson Civic Theatre Society.  We also offer free screenings of classic films and cult favourites, points towards free tickets, popcorn and fountain drinks, and a voice in the direction of the organization. Click here to get started!

Recently started or renewed your membership? 
Come pick up your new swipe card!

If you’ve been in recently to start or renew your membership, you may have forgotten to pick up your new swipe cardSee us in the office to get your shiny new proof of membership!

Start or Renew your Membership Now!
Coming To The Civic
Sherlock Gnomes
Friday, April 13 TBCGarden gnomes, Gnomeo & Juliet, recruit renowned detective Sherlock Gnomes to investigate the mysterious disappearance of other garden ornaments.

Director: John Stevenson
Writers: Ben Zazove (screenplay by), Andy Riley (story by)
Stars: Kelly Asbury, Mary J. Blige, Emily Blunt
86 Min / English / G

Tampopo – Member Monday!
Monday, April 16 TBC

Member Monday is back! (Members get in free) Join us for a beautful subtitled 4K restoration of Tampopo: A truck driver stops at a small family-run noodle shop and decides to help its fledgling business. The story is intertwined with various vignettes about the relationship of love and food.

Director: Jûzô Itami
Writer: Jûzô Itami
Stars: Ken Watanabe, Tsutomu Yamazaki, Nobuko Miyamoto
114 Min / Japanese (With Subtitles) / PG
Watch Trailer