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  Stories to Screen: Roald Dahl - The Witches (PG)
Showing:
Sat, Oct 21 @ 10 am
A young boy stumbles onto a witch convention and must stop them, even after he has been turned into a mouse. (1990)
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Le Corsaire
Showing:
Sun, Oct 22 @ 1 pm
Amidst a bustling Turkish market, the pirate Conrad falls in love at first sight with beautiful Medora, the ward of the slave merchant Lankedem's bazaar. Conrad kidnaps Medora when Lankedem decides to sell her to the Pasha.
   
 
  Community Conservation: Finding the Balance Between Nature and Culture
Showing:
Mon, Oct 23 @ 7 pm
Community Conservation, finding the balance between nature and culture is a new film created by Mark Ireland of MI Media. This documentary, shot throughout four seasons, profiles four active land trusts in different regions of Maine, demonstrating their efforts toward conservation for all members of their community.
   
 
  The Freedom to Marry (NR)
Showing:
Tue, Oct 24 @ 7 pm
An intimate and epic documentary which goes behind-the-scenes to reveal the inner workings and key players of this historic civil rights struggle. A primer for social change, and an inspirational tale of how people can actually make a difference.
   
 
  John le Carré - An Evening with George Smiley
Showing:
Sat, Oct 28 @ 2 pm
Captured live from London's Royal Festival Hall, join us for a celebration of one of the world’s greatest writers as he shares the secrets behind the creation of his most beloved character.
   
 
  Lincoln Theater's Classic Film Club: The African Queen (1951)
Showing:
Fri, Nov 3 @ 2 pm
In Africa during World War I, a gin-swilling riverboat captain is persuaded by a strait-laced missionary to use his boat to attack an enemy warship. Starring Katharine Hepburn and Humphrey Bogart.
   
 
  The Exterminating Angel (1962)
Showing:
Sat, Nov 4 @ 10 am
The guests at an upper-class dinner party find themselves unable to leave.... written and directed by Luis Buñuel.
   
 
  DaPonte String Quartet
Showing:
Sun, Nov 5 @ 3 pm
Winter Series: What Goes Around... with Mozart, Bartók and Brahms.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Roald Dahl - Fantastic Mr. Fox (PG)
Showing:
Sat, Nov 11 @ 10 am
George Clooney and Meryl Streep lend their voices to this hilarious and heartwarming animated adventure from visionary director Wes Anderson.
   
 
  NT Live: Follies
Showing:
Thu, Nov 16 @ 2 pm
Stephen Sondheim’s legendary musical is staged for the first time at the National Theatre and broadcast live to cinemas.
   
 
  LCCT presents Wonder of the World
Showing:
Fri, Nov 17 @ 7:30 pm
Sat, Nov 18 @ 7:30 pm
Sun, Nov 19 @ 2 pm
Lincoln County Community Theater Wonder of the World by David Lindsay-Abair.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Adès' The Exterminating Angel
Showing:
Sat, Nov 18 @ 1 pm
The Exterminating Angel has its Met premiere this season, conducted by the composer, Thomas Adès. The 2016 opera, co-commissioned by the Met and sung in English, is based on the screenplay by Luis Buñuel and Luis Alcoriza for the acclaimed 1962 Buñuel film.
   
 
  Lincoln Theater's Classic Film Club: The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Showing:
Fri, Dec 1 @ 2 pm
After settling his differences with a Japanese POW camp commander, a British colonel co-operates to oversee his men's construction of a railway bridge for their captors - while oblivious to a plan by the Allies to destroy it.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Canaletto and the Art of Venice
Showing:
Sat, Dec 2 @ 2 pm
EXHIBITION ON SCREEN open its fifth season with Canaletto & the Art of Venice, an immersive journey into the life and art of Venice’s famous view-painter. No artist better captures the essence and allure of Venice than Giovanni Antonio Canal, better known as Canaletto.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Taming of the Shrew (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Dec 3 @ 1 pm
Baptista struggles to marry off his tempestuous daughter Katharina, a shrew who denies that any man could possibly be her match. However when she meets Petruchio, who is as ill-tempered as she, the two forces of nature ignite an unexpected and explosive encounter.
   
 
  Seacoast Youth and Community Orchestras Winter Concert
Showing:
Tue, Dec 5 @ 7 pm
Join us for this free holiday concert!
   
 
  NT Live: Young Marx
Showing:
Thu, Dec 7 @ 2 pm
Thu, Dec 7 @ 7 pm
1850, and Europe’s most feared terrorist is hiding in Dean Street, Soho. Broke, restless and horny, the thirty-two-year-old revolutionary is a frothing combination of intellectual brilliance, invective, satiric wit, and child-like emotional illiteracy.
   
 
  Stories to Screen: Roald Dahl - Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (G) 1971
Showing:
Sat, Dec 9 @ 10 am
Enigmatic candy manufacturer Willy Wonka (Gene Wilder) stages a contest by hiding five golden tickets in five of his scrumptious candy bars. Whoever comes up with these tickets will win a free tour of the Wonka factory, as well as a lifetime supply of candy.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Nutcracker (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Dec 17 @ 1 pm
A holiday tradition for the whole family, The Nutcracker sweeps the Bolshoi stage for two hours of enchantment and magic.
   
 
  Lincoln Theater's Classic Film Club: Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
Showing:
Fri, Jan 5 @ 2 pm
The story of T.E. Lawrence, an English officer who successfully united and led the diverse, often warring, Arab tribes during World War I in order to fight the Turks.
   
 
  The Opera House
Showing:
Sat, Jan 13 @ 1 pm
The Opera House, a new film by multiple Emmy Award–winning documentary filmmaker Susan Froemke, surveys a remarkable period of the Metropolitan Opera’s rich history and a time of great change for New York.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Theater: Romeo and Juliet
Showing:
Sun, Jan 21 @ 1 pm
In Verona, Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love while their respective families, the Montagues and the Capulets, are caught in a bitter rivalry ending in heart­-wrenching tragedy…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's Tosca
Showing:
Sat, Jan 27 @ 1 pm
James Levine conducts a new staging of Puccini’s dramatic tragedy, directed by Sir David McVicar. Pre-opera talk at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  Lincoln Theater's Classic Film Club: Casablanca (1942)
Showing:
Fri, Feb 2 @ 2 pm
In Casablanca in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate encounters a former lover, with unforeseen complications. Starring Ingrid Bergman and Humphrey Bogart.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: David Hockney at the Royal Academy of Arts
Showing:
Sat, Feb 3 @ 2 pm
A Bigger Picture 2012 & 82 Portraits and One Still Life 2016. David Hockney is Britain’s most popular artist and arguably equally popular around the globe.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Lady of the Camellias (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Feb 4 @ 1 pm
At a theatre performance of ‘Manon Lescaut’,the young and naive Armand is utterly captivated after meeting the ravishing and most desirable courtesan Marguerite Gautier. Their encounter gives birth to a passionate yet doomed love…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Donizetti's L'Elisir d'Amore
Showing:
Sat, Feb 10 @ 12 pm
Donizetti’s comic gem L’Elisir d’Amore, staged by Bartlett Sher and conducted by Domingo Hindoyan. Pre-opera talk at 10:45 AM.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Puccini's La Bohème
Showing:
Sat, Feb 24 @ 12:30 pm
An exciting young cast stars in Franco Zeffirelli’s classic production of La Bohème, the most-performed opera in Met history.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: The Flames of Paris
Showing:
Sun, Mar 4 @ 1 pm
In the era of the French Revolution, Jeanne and her brother Jérôme leave Marseille for Paris to support the revolutionary effort that is taking over the capital. While fighting for freedom, they both encounter love along the way…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Rossini's Semiramide
Showing:
Sat, Mar 10 @ 1 pm
This masterpiece of dazzling vocal fireworks makes a rare Met appearance—its first in nearly 25 years—with Maurizio Benini on the podium.
   
 
  DaPonte String Quartet
Showing:
Sun, Mar 18 @ 3 pm
DaPonte String Quartet presents their Winter Series II: A Stroll in the Prater with Haydn, Berg and Beethoven.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Mozart's Così fan tutte
Showing:
Sat, Mar 31 @ 1 pm
A winning cast comes together for Phelim McDermott’s clever vision of Mozart’s comedy about the sexes, set in a carnival-esque, funhouse environment inspired by 1950s Coney Island.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Cézanne - Portraits of a Life
Showing:
Sat, Apr 7 @ 2 pm
EXHIBITION ON SCREEN is thrilled to present one of the most talked-about exhibitions of the year. Dedicated to the portrait work of Paul Cézanne, the exhibition opens in Paris before traveling to London and Washington.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Giselle (encore)
Showing:
Sun, Apr 8 @ 1 pm
When Giselle learns that her beloved Albrecht is promised to another woman, she dies of a broken heart in his arms. While Albrecht grieves,she returns from the dead as a Wili, a vengeful spirit meant to make unfaithful men dance until death…
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Verdi's Luisa Miller
Showing:
Sat, Apr 14 @ 12:30 pm
James Levine and Plácido Domingo add yet another chapter to their legendary Met collaboration with this rarely performed Verdi gem, a heart-wrenching tragedy of fatherly love. Sonya Yoncheva sings the title role opposite Piotr Beczala in the first Met performances of the opera in more than ten years.
   
 
  The Met Live in HD: Massenet's Cendrillon
Showing:
Sat, Apr 28 @ 1 pm
For the first time ever, Massenet’s sumptuous take on the Cinderella story comes to the Met, with Joyce DiDonato starring in the title role. Pre-opera talk at 11:45 AM.
   
 
  DaPonte String Quartet
Showing:
Sun, May 13 @ 3 pm
Series III: “Obsessions,” featuring Hugo Wolf, Bela Bartok and Franz Schubert.
   
 
  Exhibition on Screen: Vincent van Gogh - A New Way of Seeing (Encore)
Showing:
Sat, Jun 2 @ 2 pm
Showcasing Van Gogh’s iconic works like never before and featuring exclusive interviews with the curatorial team at the Van Gogh Museum, this EXHIBITION ON SCREEN favorite from Season 2 makes a welcome return to the big screen.
   
 
  The Bolshoi Ballet: Coppélia
Showing:
Sun, Jun 10 @ 1 pm
Swanhilda notices her fiancé Franz is infatuated with the beautiful Coppélia who sits reading on her balcony each day. Nearly breaking up the two sweethearts, Coppélia is not what she seems and Swanhilda decides to teach Franz a lesson…
   
 
 
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