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September Events Announced!

September is full of huge events, including football, improv comedy, and a live appearance from Efren Ramirez (Napoleon Dynamite's PEDRO!)

September Events Announced!

September Events

Th, Sept 6 – THE FOUND FOOTAGE FESTIVAL:  Nick Prueher (Late Night with David Letterman) and Joe Pickett (The Onion) provide live hosting for a showcase of odd and hilarious found videos collected from VHS tapes bought in garage sales and thrift stores around the country.


Sa, Sept 8 – IMPROV 4 KIDS:  Sponsored by McDonald’s of Winchester.  The popular New York City-based theater troupe returns with an improv comedy show geared at children!  Lots of audience participation and laughs.  Visit McDonald’s in Kernstown Commons (in front of the Alamo) to get a voucher for a free ticket with purchase of an Extra Value Meal or Happy Meal, beginning at 11 am Wednesday September 5 while supplies last.


Sa, Sept 8 – THE PRINCESS BRIDE QUOTE-ALONG:  Our favorite swashbuckling-fairytale-love story returns!  Complete with props and on-screen dialogue for audience participation.


Su, Sept 9 – Pro Football – WASHINGTON  vs. NEW ORLEANS:  Kickoff is 1 pm.  Tickets are free and available now at the box office only.  Limit 4 free tickets per customer at the box office.


W, Sept 12 – BILLY MADISON BEER TASTING:  Watch Adam Sandler’s ‘90s comedy with optional all-you-can-eat Sloppy Joes and samples of our new seasonal beers, including some Pumpkin and Octoberfest choices.  Hosted by Murphy Beverage Co.


Th, Sept 13 – THE BOY BAND SING-ALONG: Live microphones, on-screen lyrics, and the best videos from Backstreet Boys, NSYNC, New Edition, Boyz II Men, One Direction, NKTOB and more!  Hosted by J Rock from The Show and Steve from The White Label Lounge.


Mon, Sept 17 - Movie Premiere:  CHARITY.  Locally-produced film featuring a live Q&A with the filmmakers.   More info coming soon.


Tu, Sept 18 - ALAMO BOOK CLUB: THE TIME TRAVELER’S WIFE:  No reading is required.  However, The Winchester Book Gallery does have the book in stock, and will host a book discussion at their location on Tu, Sept 18.  The film screening is open to everyone.  Tickets on sale soon.


Th, Sept 20 – NAPOLEON DYNAMITE QUOTE-ALONG with EFREN RAMIREZ!!!:  Efren Ramirez (Pedro from NAPOLEON DYNAMITE, CRANK, CRANK 2, EMPLOYEE OF THE MONTH, CASA DE MI PADRE, HBO’s EAST BOUND AND DOWN) will be on hand to introduce the film and participate in a live Q&A session.  Of course the movie will include an optional special menu, props, and on-screen dialogue.  Tickets on sale soon.


Sun, Sept 23 - Improv Comedy:  THE LOAF:  Live improv comedy from a Shenandoah University-based group.  Tickets will be free at the box office.


Tu, Sept 25 – Matthew Bourne’s SWAN LAKE: Watch a modern-day classic ballet, filmed in London in 2011.  Swan Lake has won over 30 international theater awards, and is the longest running ballet in London’s west End and on Broadways.  The score is played by The New London Orchestra with state-of-the-art sound.


W, Sept 26 – Zom-Bee TV presents HORROR REMIX: HAIRY:  Two hours of the best clips from werewolf and bigfoot horror movies from the ‘70s and ‘80s, hosted by on-screen hand puppets MC Cheesecake and Thunderclap.  Admission is free.


Th, Sept 27 – GIRLIE NIGHT QUOTE-ALONG: ROMY AND MICHELE’S HIGH SCHOOL REUNION:  A special quote-along version of Girlie Night, featuring props, on-screen dialogue, and a special girlie menu.   Tickets on sale soon.


Su, Sept 30 & M, Oct 1 – MAHATTAN SHORT:  A short film competition with entries from around the world.  Viewers vote on a winner!  Tickets on sale soon.


Coming in October:  ROCKY HORROR PICTURE SHOW to benefit AIDS Response Effort!  Sat, Oct. 27, tickets on sale now.


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