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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.

July, 2015

  • Fri
    31
    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 THE DESK SET.  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 THE DESK SET to attend this lecture.  FIlm series individual tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

  • Fri
    31
    Paramount Film Series—“The Desk Set”

     

    7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents DESK SET.  Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn star in this sparkling romantic comedy about two strong personalities who clash over the modernization of a TV network.  1957, color, 104 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

August, 2015

  • Sat
    01
    Paramount Film Series—“The Desk Set”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents DESK SET.  Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn star in this sparkling romantic comedy about two strong personalities who clash over the modernization of a TV network.  1957, color, 104 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Fri
    14
    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 GOODBYE, MR. CHIPS.  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 GOODBYE, MR. CHIPS to attend this lecture.  FIlm series individual tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

  • Fri
    14
    Paramount Film Series—“Goodbye, Mr. Chips”

     

    7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents GOODBYE, MR. CHIPS.  Robert Donat and Greer Garson star in this moving film about an aged teacher and former headmaster of a boarding school who recalls his career and his personal life over the decades.  1939, black & white, 139 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    15
    Paramount Film Series—“Goodbye, Mr. Chips”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents GOODBYE, MR. CHIPS.  Robert Donat and Greer Garson star in this moving film about an aged teacher and former headmaster of a boarding school who recalls his career and his personal life over the decades.  1939, black & white, 139 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

September, 2015

  • Fri
    11
    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 SOCIETY.  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 HIGH SOCIETY to attend this lecture.  FIlm series individual tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

  • Fri
    11
    Paramount Film Series—“High Society”

     

    7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents HGH SOCIETY.  Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, and Frank Sinatra star in this vibrant musical about a successful jazz musician who tries to win back his socialite ex-wife who is engaged to a respectablel but bland gentleman.  1958, color, 111 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

  • Sat
    12
    Paramount Film Series—“High Society”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents HGH SOCIETY.  Bing Crosby, Grace Kelly, and Frank Sinatra star in this vibrant musical about a successful jazz musician who tries to win back his socialite ex-wife who is engaged to a respectablel but bland gentleman.  1958, color, 111 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sun
    20
    Private Rental

    September 20 through 24.  Abilene Opera Association rehearsals.

  • Fri
    25
    Abilene Opera Association presents “The King and I”

    7:30 pm.  Details TBA.

  • Sat
    26
    Abilene Opera Association presents “The King and I”

    7:30 pm.  Details TBA

  • Sun
    27
    Abilene Opera Association presents “The King and I”

    2:30 pm.  Details TBA.

October, 2015

  • Sun
    04
    Children’s Performing Arts Series—Fly Guy and Other Stories

    2:00 pm.  The Childresn's Performing Arts Series (CPAS), presented by the Abilene Cultural Affairs Council, brings the lively and evntertaining stage production of FLY GUY AND OTHER STORIES to the Paranmount Theatre.  For ticket information, click here.

  • Fri
    09
    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 THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH.  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 THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH to attend this lecture.  FIlm series individual tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

  • Fri
    09
    Paramount Film Series—“The Man Who Knew Too Much”

     

    7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH.  James Stewart and Doris Dasy star in this classic Hitchcock thriller about a family vacationing in Morroco who accidentally stumble onto an assissination pllot.  1956, color, 120 minutes, Rated PG.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    10
    Paramount Film Series—“The Man Who Knew Too Much”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents THE MAN WHO KNEW TOO MUCH.  James Stewart and Doris Dasy star in this classic Hitchcock thriller about a family vacationing in Morroco who accidentally stumble onto an assissination pllot.  1956, color, 120 minutes, Rated PG.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Mon
    12
    Private Rental

    Private Jury screenings, 24fps International Short Film Festival.  October 12, 13, and 15.

  • Sun
    18
    HOME FREE—Don’t It Feel Good Tour

    8:00 pm.  The wildly popular a capella vocal group HOME FREE present their Dont' It Feel Good tour live on the Paramount stage.  Champions of the hit NBC series The Sing-Off, HOME FREE have become known for their high-energey performances, peppered with quick-wittted humor that meshes Nashville standards with pop hits dipped in country flavor.  Tickets are $30 and $20 in advance and increse by $2.50 day of show.  A $100 VIP ticket is available, which includes a pre-show Q&A and autograph session, pre-show crowd-free merchandise shopping, a signed copy of the new album, an exclusive show laminate and an excluvie show poster.  Tickets, including the VIP option, go on sale Friday, June 12, at 10AM and will be available at Ticketmaster.com, by phone at 800-745-3000, or at Ticketmaster outlets.

  • Sat
    31
    Paramount Film Series—Special Halloween Film—“Beetlejuice”

     

    7:30 pm only.  The Paramount Film Series presents a special Halloween night screening og BEETLEJUICE.  Michael Keaton, Alec Baldwin, and Geena Davis star in this hilarious and horrifycing film about a couple of recently deceased ghosts who contract the services of a "bio-exorcist" to remove the obnoxious new owners from their home.  1988, color, 92 minutes, Rated PG.  All seats for this Special Event Film are $6.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer,click here.

     

     

November, 2015

  • Fri
    06
    24fps International Short FIlm Festival—First Night Program

     

    7:00 pm.  The 24fps International Short Film Festival, presetned by the Paramount Theatre, kicks off its 17th year of public exhibtions with the FIRST NIGHT PROGRAM, which features 10 of the 30 films named as Official Selections in the juried competition.  Single program tickets are $10 general admission.  A Festival Pass (which admits the holder to all three public programs) is available for $20.  To learn more about 24fps, visit the official site at: www.24fpsfest.com.   To purchase tickets online, click here.

     

  • Sat
    07
    24fps International Short Film Festival—Matinee Program

     

    2:00 pm.  The 24fps International Short Film Festival, presetned by the Paramount Theatre, continues its 17th year of public exhibtions with the MATINEE PROGRAM, which features 10 of the 30 films named as Official Selections in the juried competition.  Single program tickets are $10 general admission.  A Festival Pass (which admits the holder to all three public programs) is available for $20.  To learn more about 24fps, visit the official site at: www.24fpsfest.com.   To purchase tickets online, click here.

     

  • Sat
    07
    24fps International Short Film Festival—Second Night Program

     

    7:00 pm.  The 24fps International Short Film Festival, presetned by the Paramount Theatre, concludes its 17th year of public exhibtions with the SECOND NIGHT PROGRAM, which features the final 10 of the 30 films named as Official Selections in the juried competition.  Single program tickets are $10 general admission.  A Festival Pass (which admits the holder to all three public programs) is available for $20.  To learn more about 24fps, visit the official site at: www.24fpsfest.com.   To purchase tickets online, click here.

     

  • Fri
    13
    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 HOW TO MARRY A MILLIONAIRE.  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 HOW TO MARRY A MILLIONAIRE to attend this lecture.  FIlm series individual tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

  • Fri
    13
    Paramount Film Series—“How to Marry a Millionaire”

     

    7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents HOW TO MARRY A MILLIONAIRE.  Marliyn Monroe, Betty Grable, and Lauren Bacall star in this technicolor comedy about three women who set out to find eligible millionaires to marry, but instead find true love in the process.  1953, color, 95 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    14
    Paramount Film Series—“How to Marry a Millionaire”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents HOW TO MARRY A MILLIONAIRE.  Marliyn Monroe, Betty Grable, and Lauren Bacall star in this technicolor comedy about three women who set out to find eligible millionaires to marry, but instead find true love in the process.1953, color, 95 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Mon
    16
    Private Rental—Abilene Ballet Theatre Rehearsals

    November 16 through November 19.

  • Fri
    20
    Abilene Ballet Theatre—“The Nutcracker”

    8:00 pm.  Abilene's own Regional Ballet Company, Abilene Ballet Theatre, presents their annual opulent production of the classic holiday ballet.  Details TBA.

  • Sat
    21
    Abilene Ballet Theatre—“The Nutcracker”

    2:30 and 8:00 pm.  Abilene's own Regional Ballet Company, Abilene Ballet Theatre, presents their annual opulent production of the classic holiday ballet.  Details TBA.

  • Sun
    22
    Abilene Ballet Theatre—“The Nutcracker”

    2:30  pm.  Abilene's own Regional Ballet Company, Abilene Ballet Theatre, presents their annual opulent production of the classic holiday ballet.  Details TBA.

  • Tue
    24
    The Paramount will be CLOSED November 24-29 for the Thanksgiving Holidays

     

     

December, 2015

  • Tue
    01
    City Sidewalks Christmas Lights Parade
  • Thu
    03
    Private Rental—Celebration Singers rehearsal
  • Fri
    04
    The Celebration Singers—Christmas Show

    7:30 pm.  Admission is free.

  • Mon
    07
    Private Rental—Hendrick Health Systems

    December 7-8.

  • Fri
    11
    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 WHITE CHRISTMAS.  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 WHITE CHRISTMAS to attend this lecture.  FIlm series individual tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

  • Fri
    11
    Paramount Film Series—“White Christmas”

     

    7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents WHITE CHRISTMAS. Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen star in this heartwarming Chiristmas film about two war buddies turned entertainers who fall for two sisters, and in the process save their former commanding officer's resort from closing.  1954, color, 120 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

  • Sat
    12
    Paramount Film Series—“White Christmas”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 pm.  The Paramount Film Series presents WHITE CHRISTMAS. Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney, and Vera Ellen star in this heartwarming Chiristmas film about two war buddies turned entertainers who fall for two sisters, and in the process save their former commanding officer's resort from closing.  1954, color, 120 minutes, Not Rated.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, seniors, military, and children.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

  • Mon
    14
    Flying J Wranglers Christmas Show

    7:30 pm.  For more information vist the Flying J Ranch website: http://www.flyingjranch.com/pages/christmas.html

  • Wed
    23
    The Paramount will be CLOSED December 23-29 for the Christmas holidays.
  • Thu
    31
    Paramount Film Series—Special New Year’s Eve Film—“Showboat”

     

    7:30 pm only.  The Paramount Film Series presents SHOWBOAT. Ava Gardner and Howard Keel star in this classic musical about the daughter of a riverboat captain who falls in love with a charming ganbler.  19512, color, 107 minutes, Not Rated.  All seats for this special event film are $6.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2015 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

 

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