Calendar of events

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To view the complete 2016 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.

 

September, 2016

  • Fri
    30
    Paramount Productions—Open Auditions for “Guys and Dolls, Jr.”

     

    4:30 PM  Paramount Productions is holding an open audition call for GUYS and DOLLS, JR. For this junior verison of the show, the auditions are open to performers ages 8 to 18.  Please prepare a song of your choice to sing LIVE onstage.  A piano accompanist and a CD playback device will be provided.  Pease note: you MUST sing with accompaniment.  For more infromation call the Paramount at (325) 676-9620 or email the director, Betty Hukill at bhukill@paramount-abilene.org.  Performances will be January 13-15, 2017 at the landmark Paramount Theatre.

October, 2016

  • Sun
    02
    Paramount Productions—Open Auditions for “Guys and Dolls, Jr.”

     

    2:00 PM.  Paramount Productions is holding an open audition call for GUYS and DOLLS, JR. For this junior verison of the show, the auditions are open to performers ages 8 to 18.  Please prepare a song of your choice to sing LIVE onstage.  A piano accompanist and a CD playback device will be provided.  Pease note: you MUST sing with accompaniment.  For more infromation call the Paramount at (325) 676-9620 or email the director, Betty Hukill at bhukill@paramount-abilene.org.  Performances will be January 13-15, 2017 at the landmark Paramount Theatre.

  • Mon
    03
    Private Event

    24fps International Short Film Festival private Jury screenings.

  • Tue
    04
    Private Event

    24fps International Short Film Festival private Jury screenings.

  • Thu
    06
    Private Event

    24fps International Short Film Festival private Jury screenings.

  • 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 TO CATCH A THIEF.  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 TO CATCH A THIEF 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—“To Catch a Thief”

     

    7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents TO CATCH A THIEF. Cary Grant and Grace Kelly star in this classic Alfred Hitchcock romantic thriller about a reformed theif who is suspected in a series of gem heists in the French Rivera.  To prove his innocence, he sets out to find the real thief with the help of a pampered heiress.  106 minutes, color, 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 2016 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sat
    15
    Paramount Film Series—“To Catch Aa Thief”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents TO CATCH A THIEF. Cary Grant and Grace Kelly star in this classic Alfred Hitchcock romantic thriller about a reformed theif who is suspected in a series of gem heists in the French Rivera.  To prove his innocence, he sets out to find the real thief with the help of a pampered heiress.  106 minutes, color, 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 2016 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Sun
    16
    Children’s Performing Arts Series—The Adventures of Bella & Harry—Let’s Visit London! The Musical!

    2:00 pm.  The Abilene Cultural Affairs Council kicks off its 2016-2017 season with The Adventures of Bella & Harry--Let's Visit London! The Musical!  Join sibling Chihuahuas Bella and Harry as they travel to London with their famliy and discover the amazing sights and sounds of the beautiful city on London, including the Tower Bridge, Buckingham Palace, and Stonehenge.  Based on the bestselling Mon's Choice Award-winning children's book series, The Adventures of Bella & Harry.  For tickets and show information visit the CPAS website by CLICKING HERE.

  • Mon
    31
    Paramount Film Series Special Halloween Film—“Edward Scissorhands”

     

    7:30 PM ONLY.  The Paramount Film Series presents a special Halloween night screening of EDWARD SCISSORHANDS.  Johnny Depp, Vincent Price, Wynona Ryder and Diane Weist star in this acclaimed Tim Burton film about a gentle man ,with scissors for hands, who is brought into a new community after living in isolation.  1990, color, 105 minutes, Rated PG-13.  All seats for this speical event film are $6.  To purchase tickets for this film online, click here.  To see the complete list of the 2016 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

November, 2016

  • Fri
    04
    24fps International Short FIlm Festival—Opening Night Program

     

    7:00 PM.  The Opening Night Program for the 24fps International Short Film Festival showcases 10 of the 30 films named as Official Selections for the fest's 18th edition.  Individual program tickets are general admission at $10.  A Festival Pass (good for admission to all three competition programs) is $20.  To puchase tickets and passes online, click here.  For more information visit the 24fps ISFF website.

     

     

  • Sat
    05
    24fps International Short Film Festival—Matinee Program

     

    2:00 PM.  The Matinee Program for the 24fps International Short Film Festival showcases 10 of the 30 films named as Official Selections for the fest's 18th edition.  Individual program tickets are general admission at $10.  A Festival Pass (good for admission to all three competition programs) is $20.  To puchase tickets and passes online, click here.  For more information visit the 24fps ISFF website.

     

     

  • Sat
    05
    24fps International Short Film Festival—Closing Night Program

     

    7:00 PM.  The Closing Night Program for the 24fps International Short Film Festival showcases 10 of the 30 films named as Official Selections for the fest's 18th edition.  Individual program tickets are general admission at $10.  A Festival Pass (good for admission to all three competition programs) is $20.  To puchase tickets and passes online, click here.  For more information visit the 24fps ISFF website.

     

     

  • 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 CAROUSEL.  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 CAROUSEL 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—“Carousel”

     

    7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents CAROUSEL. Shirley Jones and Gordon MacRae star in this Rogers and Hammerstein musical about a carousel barker and a local girl he marries.  When they both lose their jobs, their lives spin out of control and he is forced to resort to extreme measures to find the money they need to survive.  1956, color, 128 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 2016 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.

     

  • Sat
    12
    Paramount Film Series—“Carousel”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM.  The Paramount Film Series presents CAROUSEL. Shirley Jones and Gordon MacRae star in this Rogers and Hammerstein musical about a carousel barker and a local girl he marries.  When they both lose their jobs, their lives spin out of control and he is forced to resort to extreme measures to find the money they need to survive.  1956, color, 128 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 2016 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.

     

  • Mon
    14
    Private Rental

    Abilene Ballet Theatre rehearsals for The Nutcracker--November 14 through November 17.

  • Fri
    18
    Abilene Ballet Theatre—“The Nutcracker”

    8:00 PM.  Details TBA.

  • Sat
    19
    Abilene Ballet Theatre—“The Nutcracker”

    2:30 and 8:00 PM.  Details TBA.

  • Sun
    20
    Abilene Ballet Theatre—“The Nutcracker”

    2:30 PM.  Details TBA.

  • Tue
    22
    The Paramount will be CLOSED November 22-27 for the Thanksgiving Holidays
  • Tue
    29
    City Sidewalks Christmas Lights Parade

    The Paramount will be CLOSED for City Sidewalks, but the Abilene Community Band will play outdoors under our marquee prior to t he arrival of the parade.

December, 2016

  • Thu
    01
    Private Rental

    Celebration Singers rehearsal.

  • Fri
    02
    The Celebration Singers—Christmas Show

    7:00 PM.  Admission is free.

  • Sun
    04
    Highland Church of Christ

    Christmas event.  Details TBA.

  • Mon
    05
    Private Rental

    Hendrick Health System.

  • Tue
    06
    Private Rental

    Hendrick Health System.

  • Fri
    09
    Paramount Film Series—“It’s A Wonderful Life”

     

    7:30 PM. SPONSORED BY ROYAL ESTATES OF ABILENE.  The Paramount Film Series presents our Christmas film, IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE.  Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed star in this holiday classic, about a good man whose life spirals out of control until a guardian angel show him what his small town would be like if he had never been born.  1948, black & white, 132 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 2016 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, 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 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.  Film series individual tickets are $6 for adults and $5 for students, senior citizens (60+), military and children.  To order tickets online, click here.

  • Sat
    10
    Paramount Film Series—“White Christmas”

     

    2:00 & 7:30 PM. SPONSORED BY ROYAL ESTATES OF ABILENE.  The Paramount Film Series presents our Christmas film, IT'S A WONDERFUL LIFE.  Jimmy Stewart and Donna Reed star in this holiday classic, about a good man whose life spirals out of control until a guardian angel show him what his small town would be like if he had never been born.  1948, black & white, 132 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 2016 Paramount Film Series schedule, click here.  To view this film's trailer, click here.

     

  • Wed
    21
    The Paramount will be CLOSED December 21-28 for the Christmas holidays.
 

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