World Stage on Screen

Theater and dance productions from around the globe shine on the Amherst Cinema big screen.

Childlike in his innocence but grotesque in form, Frankenstein’s bewildered creature is cast out into a hostile universe by his horror-struck maker. See Benedict Cumberbatch and Jonny Lee Miller alternating the roles of Victor Frankenstein and the Creature.
Sat, 10/27
Sat, 11/10
Broadcast from London’s West End, see Ian McKellen’s ‘extraordinarily moving portrayal’ (Independent) of King Lear in cinemas.
Sat, 11/3
Mon, 11/12
On his wedding day, the young Scotsman James is awakened with a kiss from a Sylphe, an ethereal winged creature. Entranced by her beauty, James risks everything to pursue an unattainable love.
Sun, 12/9
In this Russian Nutcracker from the Mariinsky Theatre in St Petersburg, Tchaikovsky’s glorious score and Vainonen’s colorful, traditional production make this as magical and memorable a holiday treat as ever.
Sun, 12/23