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To view the complete 2018 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.

 

July, 2018

  • Sat
    21
    PARAMOUNT SUMMER FAMILY FILM SERIES—“CINDERELLA”

     

    2:00 PM. ABILENE TEACHERS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION and BELTWAY CHURCH present this special screening of the classic Disney animated film CINDERELLA.  When Cinderella's cruel stepmother prevents her from attending the Royal Ball, she gets some unexpected help from the lovable mice Gus and Jaq, and from her Fairy Godmother.  1950, Animation/Fantasy, 1 hour and 14 minutes,  Not Rated.  All Summer Family Film Series tickets are $2.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sun
    22
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCTIONS—OPEN AUDITIONS FOR “OUR TOWN”

     

    2:00 to 5:00 PM.  Paramount Productions open auditons for the theatre's September, 2018 produciton of Thornton Wilder's OUR TOWN.  For more information visit the Paramount website Productions page by clicking here.

     

  • Tue
    24
    PRIVATE EVENT

    Callback auditions for Paramount Productions OUR TOWN.

     

August, 2018

  • Sun
    05
    TEXAS TEXH SCHOOL OF PHARMACY

    White coat ceremony.

  • 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 RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK.  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 RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK to attend this lecture.  Films series individual tickets are $7 for students, and $6 for senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

     

  • Fri
    10
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK”

     

    7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK.  Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.  1981, color, Action/Adventure,  2 hours and 5 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    11
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents RAIDERS OF THE LOST ARK.  Archaeologist and adventurer Indiana Jones (Harrison Ford) is hired by the U.S. government to find the Ark of the Covenant before the Nazis.  1981, color, Action/Adventure,  2 hours and 5 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    18
    PARAMOUNT SUMMER FAMILY FILM SERIES-“THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE”

     

    2:00 PM. ABILENE TEACHERS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION and BELTWAY CHURCH present this special screening of the animated film THE LEGO BATMAN MOVIE.  A cooler-than-ever Bruce Wayne must deal with the usual suspects as they plan to rule Gotham City, while discovering that he has accidentally adopted a teenage orphan who wishes to become his sidekick.  2017, Animation/Action/Adventure, 1 hour and 44 minutes,  Rated PG.  All Summer Family Film Series tickets are $2.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Thu
    23
    PRIVATE RENTAL

    Hardin Simmons University Welcome Week.

     

September, 2018

  • Sat
    01
    PARAMOUNT SUMMER FILM SERIES—“MARY POPPINS”

     

    2:00 PM. ABILENE TEACHERS FEDERAL CREDIT UNION and BELTWAY CHURCH present this special screening of the classic Disney film MARY POPPINS. 1964, color, Comedy/Fantasy, 2 hours and 19 minutes, Rated G.  All Summer Family Film Series tickets are $2.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

     

  • Thu
    06
    PRIVATE RENTAL

    Paramount Productions rehearsals for OUR TOWN September 6 through 13.

  • Fri
    07
    PARAMOUNT SPECIAL EVENT FILM—“SELENA”

     

    7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents special screenings of SELENA.  Jennifer Lopez stars in this biopic about Selena Quintanilla (Jennifer Lopez) a girl born into a musical Mexican-American family in Texas. Seeking mainstream stardom, Selena begins recording an English-language album which, tragically, she would never complete. 1997, color, Drama/Music,  2 hours and 18 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military, and children.  TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW. To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    08
    PARAMOUNT SPECIAL EVENT FILM—“SELENA”

     

    2:99 & 7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents special screenings of SELENA.  Jennifer Lopez stars in this biopic about Selena Quintanilla (Jennifer Lopez) a girl born into a musical Mexican-American family in Texas. Seeking mainstream stardom, Selena begins recording an English-language album which, tragically, she would never complete. 1997, color, Drama/Music,  2 hours and 18 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  Paramount Film Series tickets are $7 for adults and $6 for students, seniors, military, and children.  TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW. To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2018 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 BACK TO THE FUTURE TRILOGY.  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 BACK TO THE FUTURE to attend this lecture.  Films series individual tickets are $7 for students, and $6 for senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

     

  • Fri
    14
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“BACK TO THE FUTURE”

     

    7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents BACK TO THE FUTURE as part of a special BACK TO THE FUTURE TRILOGY weekend.  Marty McFly (Michael J Fox), a 17-year-old high school student, is accidentally sent thirty years into the past in a time-traveling DeLorean invented by his close friend, the maverick scientist Doc Brown. 1985, color, Adventure/Comedy/SCI-FI, 2 hours and 6 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    15
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“BACK TO THE FUTURE, PART 2”

     

    2:00 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents BACK TO THE FUTURE--PART 2, as part of a special BACK TO THE FUTURE TRILOGY weekend.  After visiting 2015, Marty McFly must repeat his visit to 1955 to prevent disastrous changes to 1985...without interfering with his first trip.  1989, color, Adventure/Comedy/SCI-FI, 1 hour and 58 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    15
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“BACK TO THE FUTURE—PART 3”

     

    7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents BACK TO THE FUTURE--PART 3, as part of a special BACK TO THE FUTURE TRILOGY weekend.  Enjoying a peaceable existence in 1885, Doctor Emmet Brown is about to be killed by Buford "Mad Dog" Tannen. Marty McFly travels back in time to save his friend.  1990, color, Adventure/Comedy/SCI-FI, 2 hours and 8 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Fri
    21
    PARAMO)UNT PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS—OUR TOWN

     

    7:30 PM.  A landmark in American drama, Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning OUR TOWN tells the story of a small town, Grover’s Corners, New Hampshire, in order to tell us the story of every town, the whole world over. Directed by Barry Smoot, Paramount Theatre Artistic Director.  All seats are reserved at $18.  Tickets go on sale July 9, 2018.  To learn more about this production, click here.

     

  • Sat
    22
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS—OUR TOWN

     

    7:30 PM.  A landmark in American drama, Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning OUR TOWN tells the story of a small town, Grover’s Corners, New Hampshire, in order to tell us the story of every town, the whole world over. Directed by Barry Smoot, Paramount Theatre Artistic Director.  All seats are reserved at $18.  Tickets go on sale July 9, 2018.  To learn more about this production, click here.

     

  • Fri
    28
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS—OUR TOWN

     

    7:30 PM.  A landmark in American drama, Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning OUR TOWN tells the story of a small town, Grover’s Corners, New Hampshire, in order to tell us the story of every town, the whole world over. Directed by Barry Smoot, Paramount Theatre Artistic Director.  All seats are reserved at $18.  Tickets go on sale July 9, 2018.  To learn more about this production, click here.

     

     

  • Sat
    29
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCTIONS PRESENTS—OUR TOWN

     

    7:30 PM.  A landmark in American drama, Thornton Wilder’s Pulitzer Prize-winning OUR TOWN tells the story of a small town, Grover’s Corners, New Hampshire, in order to tell us the story of every town, the whole world over. Directed by Barry Smoot, Paramount Theatre Artistic Director.  All seats are reserved at $18.  Tickets go on sale July 9, 2018.  To learn more about this production, click here.

     

October, 2018

  • Mon
    08
    PRIVATE EVENT

    24fps International Short Film Festival private jury screenings.

  • Tue
    09
    PRIVATE EVENT

    24fps International Short Film Festival private jury screenings.

  • Thu
    11
    PRIVATE EVENT

    24fps International Short Film Festival private jury screenings.

  • 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 REAR WINDOW.  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 REAR WINDOW to attend this lecture.  Films series individual tickets are $7 for students, and $6 for senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

     

  • Fri
    12
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“REAR WINDOW”

     

    7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents REAR WINDOW.  A wheelchair-bound photographer (James Stewart) spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder.  1954, color, Mystery/Thriller,  2 hours and 2 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

     

  • Sat
    13
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“REAR WINDOW”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents REAR WINDOW.  A wheelchair-bound photographer (James Stewart) spies on his neighbors from his apartment window and becomes convinced one of them has committed murder.  1954, color, Mystery/Thriller,  2 hours and 2 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

     

  • Wed
    31
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES HALLOWEEN SPECIAL EVENT—“HOCUS POCUS”

     

    7:30 PM ONLY.  The Paramount Film Series presents a special Halloween screening of HOCUS POCUS.  After three centuries, three witch sisters are resurrected in Salem, Massachusetts on Halloween night, and it is up to two teenagers, a young girl, and an immortal cat to put an end to their reign of terror once and for all.  1993, color, Comedy/Fantasy, 1 hour and 36 minutes. Rated PG.  All seats are $7 for this special screening.  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.

     

November, 2018

  • Fri
    02
    24fps INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL—OPENING NIGHT PROGRAM

     

    7:00 PM.  The 20th edition of the 24fps INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL presents its Opening Night Program.  The program features 10 short films named Official Selections in the juried competition.  A total of 30 Official Selections are screened over the festival weekend and each program is unique.  Tickets for individual programs are $10, and a Festival Pass is available for $20.  Tickets go on sale Setember 1, 2018.  Over 4000 films are annually submitted to 24fps for consideration for the juried competition and public exhibition programs.  To visit the 24fps International Short Film Festival website, CLICK HERE.

     

  • Sat
    03
    24fps INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL—MATINEE PROGRAM

     

    2:00 PM.  The 20th edition of the 24fps INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL presents its Opening Night Program.  The program features 10 short films named Official Selections in the juried competition.  A total of 30 Official Selections are screened over the festival weekend and each program is unique.  Tickets for individual programs are $10, and a Festival Pass is available for $20.  Tickets go on sale Setember 1, 2018.  Over 4000 films are annually submitted to 24fps for consideration for the juried competition and public exhibition programs.  To visit the 24fps International Short Film Festival website, CLICK HERE.

     

  • Sat
    03
    24fps INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL—CLOSING NIGHT PROGRAM

     

    7:00 PM.  The 20th edition of the 24fps INTERNATIONAL SHORT FILM FESTIVAL presents its Opening Night Program.  The program features 10 short films named Official Selections in the juried competition.  A total of 30 Official Selections are screened over the festival weekend and each program is unique.  Tickets for individual programs are $10, and a Festival Pass is available for $20.  Tickets go on sale Setember 1, 2018.  Over 4000 films are annually submitted to 24fps for consideration for the juried competition and public exhibition programs.  To visit the 24fps International Short Film Festival website, CLICK HERE.

     

  • Thu
    08
    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 WIZARD OF OZ. 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 WIZARD OF OZ to attend this lecture.  Films series individual tickets are $7 for students, and $6 for senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

     

  • Fri
    09
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“THE WIZARD OF OZ”

     

    7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents THE WIZARD OF OZ.  Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home in Kansas and help her friends as well.  1939, black & white and color, Adventure/Fantasy, Mystery/Thriller,  1 hour and 52 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    10
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“THE WIZARD OF OZ”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents THE WIZARD OF OZ.  Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home in Kansas and help her friends as well.  1939, black & white and color, Adventure/Fantasy, Mystery/Thriller,  1 hour and 52 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sun
    11
    The Lettermen Benefit Concert for Kicks for Kids

    2:00 PM.  THE LETTERMEN, the lgendary singing group, perform a benefit concert for Kicks for Kids, a charitable organization under Team Chip Tae Kown Do.  All seats are general admission at $30.  For more information on this event and to purchase tickets, CLICK HERE.

  • Mon
    12
    PRIVATE RENTAL

    Abilene Ballet Theatre Nutcracker rehearsals, November 12 through November 15.

  • Fri
    16
    ABILENE BALLET THEATRE PRESENTS “THE NUTCRACKER”

    8:00 PM.  Abilene Ballet Theatre, Abilene's Regional Ballet Company presents their annual, opulent production of the Christmas ballet THE NUTCRACKER.  All ticket sales are handled online through the ABT website.  CLICK HERE to be re-directed to that website.

  • Sat
    17
    ABILENE BALLET THEATRE PRESENTS “THE NUTCRACKER”

    2:30 AND 8:00 PM.  Abilene Ballet Theatre, Abilene's Regional Ballet Company presents their annual, opulent production of the Christmas ballet THE NUTCRACKER.  All ticket sales are handled online through the ABT website.  CLICK HERE to be re-directed to that website.

  • Sun
    18
    ABILENE BALLET THEATRE PRESENTS “THE NUTCRACKER”

    2:30 PM.  Abilene Ballet Theatre, Abilene's Regional Ballet Company presents their annual, opulent production of the Christmas ballet THE NUTCRACKER.  All ticket sales are handled online through the ABT website.  CLICK HERE to be re-directed to that website.

  • Wed
    21
    PARAMOUNT CLOSED FOR THANKSGIVING HOLIDAYS

    WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 21 THROUGH SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 25.

     

December, 2018

  • Mon
    03
    PRIVATE RENTAL

    Hendrick Heath System empolyee Christmas event.

  • Tue
    04
    PRIVATE RENTAL

    Hendrick Heath System empolyee Christmas event.

  • Thu
    06
    PRIVATE RENTAL

    Celebration Singers rehearsal.

  • Fri
    07
    THE CELEBRATION SINGERS—CHRISTMAS CONCERT

    7:30 PM.  Admission is free.

  • 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 IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE. 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 IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE to attend this lecture.  Films series in dividual tickets are $7 for students, and $6 for senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

     

  • Fri
    14
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE”

     

    7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE.  An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.  1946 black & white, Drama/Fantasy, 2 hours and 20 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    15
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—“IT’S A WONDERFUL LIFE”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM. The Paramount Film Series presents IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE.  An angel is sent from Heaven to help a desperately frustrated businessman by showing him what life would have been like if he had never existed.  1946 black & white, Drama/Fantasy, 2 hours and 20 minutes with intermission. Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sun
    16
    THE ABILENE OPERA ASSOCIATION PRESENTS—THE MESSIAH

    2:00 PM.  CLICK HERE to visit the Abilene Opera Association website for detials.

  • Tue
    18
    THE FLYING J WRANGLERS—CHRISTMAS CONCERT

    7:30 PM.  Details TBA.

  • Fri
    21
    PRIVATE RENTAL

    Bonham Elemenrary School.

  • Sat
    22
    PARAMOUNT CLOSED FOR THE CHRISTMAS HOLIDAYS

    FRIDAY, DECEMBER 22 THROUGH SUNDAY, DECEMBER 30.

  • Mon
    31
    PARAMOUNT SPECIAL NEW YEAR’S EVE FILM—“BIG”

     

    7:30 PM ONLY.  The Paramount Film Series presents a special New Year's Eve screening of BIG.  After wishing to be made big, a teenage boy wakes the next morning to find himself mysteriously in the body of an adult.  1988, color, Comedy/Fantasy, 1 hour and 44 minutes.  Rated PG.  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 2018 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

     

January, 2019

  • Tue
    01
    PARAMOUNT CLOSED FOR NEW YEAR’S DAY
  • Wed
    02
    PRIVATE EVENT

    Paramount Productions rehearsals Wednesday, January 2 through Thursday, January 10.

  • Fri
    11
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—TBA
  • Sat
    12
    PARAMOUNT FILM SERIES—TBA
  • Sun
    13
    PRIVATE EVENT

    Paramount Productions rehearsals January 13 through Junuary 17.

  • Fri
    18
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCTIONS JR MUSICAL—TITLE TBA
  • Sat
    19
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCTIONS JR MUSICAL—TITLE TBA
  • Sun
    20
    PARAMOUNT PRODUCTIONS JR MUSICAL—TITLE TBA
 

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