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To view the complete 2017 Paramount Film Series schedule, CLICK HERE.

Please note:  This event calendar does not show all private events.  Some events are not listed here at the request of the hosting individual or organization.

 

December, 2016

  • Wed
    07
    Private Rental

    Celebration Singers rehearsal.

February, 2017

  • Fri
    17
    Paramount Productions presents THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM at THE MILL

    7:00 PM.  Paramount Productions and The Mill Wine Bar and Event Center join forces to present this live theatrical event in The Mill's interior space.  THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM is the Southern-fried Robin Hood tale of Jamie Lockhart, a dangerous, handsome, backwoods rogue who’s a gentleman by day and bandit by night. When he falls for the beautiful daughter of a wealthy planter, his world and code of ethics are turned upside down.

    This inventive new production is filled with raucous comic performances and features an irresistibly catchy bluegrass score.  It will be staged in and around the audeince, who will also be served dinner during the course of the evening.  All seats are reserved, and tickets will go on sale January 9, 2017.  Watch this calendar listing for more information! 

     

  • Wed
    22
    GEORGE WASHINGTON: PROVIDENCE

    7:00 PM.  Celebrate the 285th birthday of George Washington at the historic Paramount Theatre with this film/documentary about the life of our nation's first Preseident.  This patriotic film explores the values and principles that shaped the character of a young Virginian who refused to become king.  The presentation is FREE and open to the public in celebration of Washinton's birthday.

  • Thu
    23
    WEST TEXAS REHAB CENTER—An Evening with Jeanne Robertson

    7:00 PM,  The West Texas Rehabilitation Center presents an evening with humorist Jeanne Raobertson, benefitting Hospice of the Big Country and the WTRC. Tickets are $40 for VIP seating and $20 General Admission. To purchase tickets, CLICK HERE.

  • Fri
    24
    Paramount Productions presents THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM at THE MILL

    7:00 PM.  Paramount Productions and The Mill Wine Bar and Event Center join forces to present this live theatrical event in The Mill's interior space.  THE ROBBER BRIDEGROOM is the Southern-fried Robin Hood tale of Jamie Lockhart, a dangerous, handsome, backwoods rogue who’s a gentleman by day and bandit by night. When he falls for the beautiful daughter of a wealthy planter, his world and code of ethics are turned upside down.

    This inventive new production is filled with raucous comic performances and features an irresistibly catchy bluegrass score.  It will be staged in and around the audeince, who will also be served dinner during the course of the evening.  All seats are reserved, and tickets will go on sale January 9, 2017.  Watch this calendar listing for more information!

     

March, 2017

  • Mon
    06
    OPEN AUDITIONS for Paramount Productions’ FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

     

    6 to 8 PM.  Auditions for Paramount Prouctions' June 2017 produciton of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.  Please prepare a verse and chorus of a song of your choice.  An accopmanist wil be provided.  For more informaiton, contact the director, Barry Smoot, at bsmoot@paramount-abilene.org.

  • Tue
    07
    OPEN AUDITIONS for Paramount Productions’ FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

     

    6 to 8 PM.  Auditions for Paramount Prouctions' JUne 2017 produciton of FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.  Please prepare a verse and chorus of a song of your choice.  An accopmanist wil be provided.  For more informaiton, contact the director, Barry Smoot, at bsmoot@paramount-abilene.org

     

  • Fri
    10
    HOLLADAY ON FILM

     

    6:30 pm.  Paramount Film Director Robert Holladay continues his film lecture series with a discussion of the history and making of the film THREE COINS IN THE FOUNTAIN.  The thirty minute lecture will be followed by a 30 minute break before the feature begins at 7:30 pm.  You must purchase a ticket to LITTLE WOMEN to attend this lecture.  Film series individual tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

  • Fri
    10
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“THREE COINS IN THE FOUNTAIN”

     

    7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents THREE COINS IN THE FOUNTAIN.  Three hopeful American secretaries visiting Italy fling their coins into Rome's Trevi Fountain, each making a wish.  Soon, they each become romantically involved with unexpected men.  Starring Louis Jourdan, Maggie McNamara, and Jean Peters.  1954, color, 102 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2017 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

     

  • Sat
    11
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“THREE COINS IN THE FOUNTAIN”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents THREE COINS IN THE FOUNTAIN.  Three hopeful American secretaries visiting Italy fling their coins into Rome's Trevi Fountain, each making a wish.  Soon, they each become romantically involved with unexpected men.  Starring Louis Jourdan, Maggie McNamara, and Jean Peters.  1954, color, 102 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2017 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

     

  • Mon
    20
    CALLBACK AUDITIONS for Paramount Productions’ FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

    6:00 to 9:00 PM.

  • Sat
    25
    Children’s Performing Arts Series—“The Little Mermaid”

    11:00 AM and 6:00 PM.  The beloved tale of THE LITTLE MERMAID is brought to the stage by The Panto Company, a well-known British children’s theater company. This original adaptation of this classic Hans Christian Anderson story is an entertaining, interactive show full of engaging singing and dancing. Colorful scenery, comical characters, eye-catching costumes and original songs, along with lots of audience participation, make this show a thoroughly entertaining family experience.  Presented by the Abilene Cultural Affairs Council.  To purchase tickets online, CLICK HERE.  For more information, call the ACAC at (325) 677-1161.

April, 2017

  • Wed
    05
    PRIVATE EVENT

    TAM conference tour.

  • Fri
    07
    HOLLADAY ON FILM

     

    6:30 pm.  Paramount Film Director Robert Holladay continues his film lecture series with a discussion of the history and making of the film HIGH NOON.  The thirty minute lecture will be followed by a 30 minute break before the feature begins at 7:30 pm.  You must purchase a ticket to LITTLE WOMEN to attend this lecture.  Film series individual tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

  • Fri
    07
    PRIVATE EVENT

    11:00 AM.  TAM Business meeting.

  • Fri
    07
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“HIGH NOON”

     

    7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents HIGH NOON.  Former marshal Will Kane is preparing to leave New Mexico with his new bride, when he learns that a local criminal has been set free and is coming to seek revenge on the marshal who turned him in.  Starring Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, and Lloyd Bridges.  1954, black & white, 85 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2017 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    08
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“HIGH NOON”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents HIGH NOON.  Former marshal Will Kane is preparing to leave New Mexico with his new bride, when he learns that a local criminal has been set free and is coming to seek revenge on the marshal who turned him in.  Starring Gary Cooper, Grace Kelly, and Lloyd Bridges.  1954, black & white, 85 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2017 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sun
    30
    Children’s Performing Arts Series—THE GREATEST PIRATE STORY NEVER TOLD

    2:00 PM.  The Abilene Cultural Affairs Council presents this  popular Off Broadway musical pirate adventure that has become a national sensation.  THE GREATEST PIRATE STORY NEVER TOLD weaves audience suggestions into scenes, songs and more. This improvised, interactive show is filled with boatloads of laugh-out-loud moments, and was nominated as “Best Family Show 2014” by the Off-Broadway Alliance Awards.  For tickets, CLICK HERE.  For more information, call the Abilene Cultural Affairs Council at (325) 677-1161.

     

May, 2017

  • Fri
    05
    THE CELEBRATION SINGERS—SPRING SHOW

    7:00 PM.  Admission is free.

  • Sun
    07
  • Fri
    12
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“PILLOW TALK”

     

    7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents PILLOW TALK. A womanizing songwriter spends hours on the phone wooing his many women. Problem is, he shares a party line with a prim interior decorator who's miffed because she can't get any calls.  Starring Rock Hudson, Doris Day, and Tony Randall.  1958, color, 103 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2017 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Fri
    12
    HOLLADAY ON FILM

     

    6:30 pm.  Paramount Film Director Robert Holladay continues his film lecture series with a discussion of the history and making of the film PILLOIW TALK.  The thirty minute lecture will be followed by a 30 minute break before the feature begins at 7:30 pm.  You must purchase a ticket to LITTLE WOMEN to attend this lecture.  Film series individual tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

     

  • Sat
    13
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“PILLOW TALK”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents PILLOW TALK. A womanizing songwriter spends hours on the phone wooing his many women. Problem is, he shares a party line with a prim interior decorator who's miffed because she can't get any calls.  Starring Rock Hudson, Doris Day, and Tony Randall.  1958, color, 103 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2017 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Fri
    19
    PRIVATE RENTAL

    Ballet Abilene recital rehearsal.

  • Sat
    20
    BALLET ABILENE RECITAL

    Details TBA

     

June, 2017

  • Fri
    02
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“FATHER OF THE BRIDE”

     

    7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents FATHER OF THE BRIDE.  When a beautiful young girl announces her engagement, her doting middle-class father must contend with a variety of problems, ranging from money issues to wedding planning difficulties. Starring Elizabeth Taylor and Spencer Tracy.  1950, color, 92 minutes, Rated G.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2017 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Fri
    02
    HOLLADAY ON FILM

     

    6:30 pm.  Paramount Film Director Robert Holladay continues his film lecture series with a discussion of the history and making of the film FATHER OF THE BRIDE.  The thirty minute lecture will be followed by a 30 minute break before the feature begins at 7:30 pm.  You must purchase a ticket to LITTLE WOMEN to attend this lecture.  Film series individual tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

     

  • Sat
    03
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“FATHER OF THE BRIDE”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents FATHER OF THE BRIDE.  When a beautiful young girl announces her engagement, her doting middle-class father must contend with a variety of problems, ranging from money issues to wedding planning difficulties. Starring Elizabeth Taylor and Spencer Tracy.  1950, color, 92 minutes, Rated G.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2017 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Fri
    09
  • Sat
    10
  • Mon
    12
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCTIONS REHEARSALS

    JUNE 12 through JUNE 22.

  • Fri
    23
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCITONS—FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

     

    7:30 PM.  Paramount Productions presents a new staging of the classic Broadway musical FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.  Rich with musical hits like “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” this is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter.  Directed by Paramount Artistc DIrector Bary Smoot.  Tickets for this production go on sale April 2, 2017.

     

     

  • Sat
    24
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCTIONS—FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

     

    7:30 PM.  Paramount Productions presents a new staging of the classic Broadway musical FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.  Rich with musical hits like “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” this is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter.  Directed by Paramount Artistc DIrector Bary Smoot.  Tickets for this production go on sale April 2, 2017.

     

     

  • Sun
    25
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCTIONS—FIDDLER ON THE ROOF

     

    2:00 PM.  Paramount Productions presents a new staging of the classic Broadway musical FIDDLER ON THE ROOF.  Rich with musical hits like “To Life (L’Chaim!),” “Sunrise, Sunset,” “If I Were A Rich Man,” “Matchmaker, Matchmaker,” and “Tradition,” this is the heartwarming story of fathers and daughters, husbands and wives, and life, love and laughter.  Directed by Paramount Artistc DIrector Bary Smoot.  Tickets for this production go on sale April 2, 2017.

     

     

July, 2017

  • Tue
    04
    PARAMOUNT CLOSED FOR JULY 4TH HOLIDAY
  • Wed
    05
    RENTAL EVENT

    Wednesday Jul5 5th and Thursday, July 6th.  Details not yet public.

  • Fri
    07
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES

    7:30 PM.  Film title not yet announced.

  • Fri
    07
    HOLLADAY ON FILM

    6:30 PM.  Details TBA

  • Sat
    08
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES

    2:00 & 7:30 PM.  Film title not yet annoucned.

  • Mon
    10
    PRIVATE RENTAL

    Monday, July 10th through Thursday, July 13.  Abilene Perfoeming Arts Company rehearsals for summer theatre camp.

  • Fri
    14
    ABILENE PERFORMING ARTS COMPANY—SUMMER CAMP FINALE PERFORMANCE

    7:00 PM.  Details TBA.

 

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  • First Financial Bank
  • Funeral Director's Life Insurance Company
  • The Hodges Foundation
  • IN-FOCUS Digital/IN-Focus STUDIO 302
  • Melody Hunt/Hunt Direct Marketing
  • Perry Hunter Hall, Inc.
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