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Mac-Haydn Theatre Presents Pippin

The Mac-Haydn kicks off their 2021 season with a new production of Pippin. The show opens on July 29th, with performances through August 8.

There’s magic to do when a young man learns the true meaning of glory, love and war in Stephen Schwartz’s iconic and unforgettable musical masterpiece. Pippin is in search of the secret to true happiness and fulfillment. He seeks it in the glories of the battlefield, the temptations of the flesh and the intrigues of political power. In the end, though, Pippin finds that happiness lies not in extraordinary endeavors, but rather in the unextraordinary moments that happen every day.

Music and Lyrics by Stephen Schwartz
Book by Roger O. Hirson

Being staged for the first time ever at the Mac-Haydn, Pippin promises to be a magical start to the 2021 season.

Production information from machaydntheatre.org

DATES/TIMES: Thursday, July 29 – Sunday, August 8, 2021

Thursday, July 29 at 2:00pm
Thursday, July 29 at 8:00pm
Friday, July 30 at 7:00pm (Gala Fundraiser Night)
Saturday, July 31 at 4:00pm
Saturday, July 31 at 8:00pm
Sunday, August 1 at 2:00pm
Sunday, August 1 at 7:00pm
Wednesday, August 4 at 2:00pm
Thursday, August 5 at 2:00pm
Thursday, August 5 at 8:00pm
Friday, August 6 at 8:00pm
Saturday, August 7 at 4:00pm
Saturday, August 7 at 8:00pm
Sunday, August 8 at 2:00pm
Sunday, August 8 at 7:00pm

TICKETS: $42

Tickets can be purchased through machaydntheatre.org by clicking here.

LOCATION: Mac-Haydn Theatre
1925 NY-203
Chatham, NY 12037

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Box Office Phone: 518-392-9292

Click here for the full 2021 rundown for the Main Stage

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Playing at Crandell, Jaws!

Crandell Theatre presents the 1975 classic, Jaws! This one-time showing will happen on Friday, July 2nd, just in time for Independence Day.

 When a young woman is killed by a shark while skinny-dipping near the New England tourist town of Amity Island, police chief Martin Brody (Roy Scheider) wants to close the beaches, but mayor Larry Vaughn (Murray Hamilton) overrules him, fearing that the loss of tourist revenue will cripple the town. Ichthyologist Matt Hooper (Richard Dreyfuss) and grizzled ship captain Quint (Robert Shaw) offer to help Brody capture the killer beast, and the trio engage in an epic battle of man vs. nature.

The full July schedule, along with trailers, and reviews, can be found on the Crandell website. Tickets are available to be purchased either online or 15 minutes prior to the film’s start time at the box office.

SHOWTIME: Friday July 2, 2021 / 7:30pm

TICKET PRICES: $7 – $9
Chatham Film Club Members: $8
Non Members $9
Children (12 and under) $7

LOCATION: The Crandell Theatre
48 Main Street
Chatham, NY 12037

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Crandell Theatre’s Summer of Great Cinema Reopening Weekend, July 1-4

Crandell Theatre reopens its doors on Thursday, July 1 to returning patrons and new visitors, to once again enjoy the timeless magic of movies at Columbia County’s oldest independent, classic single-screen theatre.

Each week eight screenings of four curated commercial and independent films are shown from Thursday through Sunday. July 1-4 will include four feature-length movies shown from Thursday through Sunday. To celebrate the highly-anticipated reopening, music and dance performances will be presented outside the theater on Thursday evening at 6:30 pm, and a Q&A with the producer of a celebrated film at the Cannes Film Festival will highlight Saturday evening. 

The full July schedule, along with trailers, reviews, can be found on the Crandell website. Tickets are available to be purchased either online or 15 minutes prior to the film’s start time at the box office.

SHOWTIMES: Thursdays through Sundays
Evening films (Thursday through Saturday) at 7:30
Afternoons (Friday through Sunday) at 4:00
Matinees (Saturday & Sunday) at 1:00

TICKET PRICES: $7 – $9
Chatham Film Club Members: $8
Non Members $9
Children (12 and under) $7

LOCATION: The Crandell Theatre
48 Main Street
Chatham, NY 12037

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Now Streaming at The Crandell: 2021 Oscar Nominated Short Films: Live Action

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Over the next few weeks, the Crandell Theatre is streaming the Short Films nominated for the 2021 Oscar category, Short Films: Live Action. 

The Present – Farah Nabulsi (Palestine)
Feeling Through – Doug Roland and Susan Ruzenski (USA)
Two Distant Strangers – Travon Free and Martin Desmond Roe (USA)
White Eye – Tomer Shushan and Shira Hochman (Israel)
The Letter Room – Elvira Lind and Sofia Sondervan (USA)

“What Neil Gaiman has written about short stories is certainly true of short narrative films, and here are five live-action films that are ‘tiny windows into other worlds, and other minds, and other dreams. They’re journeys you can make to the far side of the universe and still be back in time for dinner.’ These short films, three from the US, one from Israel, and one from Palestine, are each nominated for an Oscar and each will transport its viewers efficiently, dramatically, and powerfully into the lives of strangers, neighbors, and even family.” – Laurence Kardish, FilmColumbia co-artistic director and former senior film curator at MoMA 

For more info and assistance on streaming movie from The Crandall, including how to cast from a device to a TV, visit https://crandelltheatre.org/virtual-streaming-assistance/

DATE: Friday, April 2 — Friday, April 23, 2021

TICKETS: $12 per film
Bundle also available

AVAILABLE: Streaming Online via Virtual Screening Room

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‘Tazzeka’ Streaming at The Crandell Virtual Screening Room


Now streaming from the Crandell Theatre ‘Tazzeka’.

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Growing up in the Moroccan village of Tazzeka, Elias learned the secrets of traditional Moroccan cuisine from his grandmother who raised him. Years later, meeting a top Paris chef and a young woman named Salma inspires him to leave home.

In Paris, Elias faces unstable work and financial hardship as an undocumented immigrant. But he also finds friendship with Souleymane, who helps revive his passion for cooking.

 

For more info and assistance on streaming movie from The Crandall, including how to cast from a device to a TV, visit https://crandelltheatre.org/virtual-streaming-assistance/

DATE: Friday, January 29 — Thursday, February 4, 2021

AVAILABLE: Streaming Online via Virtual Screening Room

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