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NEA Big Read Virtual Film Screening: Lives Well Lived

Our friends at the Massillon Museum are presenting an online film screening as part of the NEA Big Read event for 2020!  More info on The Big Read can be found here: http://www.massillonmuseum.org/the-big-read

View the virtual film screening here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/113543062356

NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. The Massillon Museum’s annual Big Read, presented in conjunction with the Massillon Public Library, is partially funded by the Massillon/North Canton Elks #2029 and The Rotary Club of Massillon.

NEA Big Read Virtual Film Screening: Senior Love Triangle

Our friends at the Massillon Museum are presenting an online film screening as part of the NEA Big Read event for 2020!  More info on The Big Read can be found here: http://www.massillonmuseum.org/the-big-read

View the virtual film screening here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/113541262974

NEA Big Read is a program of the National Endowment for the Arts in partnership with Arts Midwest. The Massillon Museum’s annual Big Read, presented in conjunction with the Massillon Public Library, is partially funded by the Massillon/North Canton Elks #2029 and The Rotary Club of Massillon.

CANCELLED: First Friday Movie: “Hairspray”

As of March 19, 2020 this event has been cancelled.

The Canton Palace Theatre presents a FREE family-friendly movie as part of the Canton First Friday celebration “Dancing in the Street”.

Synopsis:

Pleasantly plump teenager Tracy Turnblad teaches 1962 Baltimore a thing or two about integration after landing a spot on a local TV dance show.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: FREE, general admission
RATING: PG
RUN TIME: 1 hour 57 minutes

Free Movie: “The S Word”

THE S WORD is a powerful feature documentary that puts a human face on a topic that has long been stigmatized and buried with the lives it has claimed. The film gives a platform to those with lived experience – people who have attempted to take their own lives and survived to tell their stories.

Join the Suicide Prevention Coalition at the Canton Palace Theatre on Sunday, March 8 at 1:00pm for a FREE showing of the film.

Presented by Stark County Mental Health and Addiction Recovery

Synopsis:

A suicide attempt survivor is on a mission to find fellow survivors and document their stories of courage, insight and humor. Along the way, she discovers a rising national movement transforming personal struggles into action.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 12:30 PM
ADMISSION: FREE
RATED: Documentary not rated
RUN TIME: 1 hour, 33 minutes

Stark DD Movie Night: “The Peanut Butter Falcon”

The Stark County Board of Developmental Disabilities invites you to a “Movie & Conversation” about advocacy efforts for people with disabilities, and how community members can support and be a part of the conversation. Following the movie, guests will participate in short break-out conversations led by people with disabilities and support staff. Movie atmosphere will be sensory friendly.

A Pizza Meal Pack can be purchased inside the Theatre.  The Canton Palace Theatre concession stand will also be open offering its standard fare of pop, water, candy and famous popcorn.

Synopsis:

Zak runs away from his care home to make his dream of becoming a wrestler come true.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 5:30 PM
ADMISSION: FREE. Tickets for the purpose of reservations.
RATED: PG-13
RUN TIME: 1 hour, 33 minutes

First Friday Movie: “Who Framed Roger Rabbit”

The Canton Palace Theatre presents a FREE movie as part of the Canton First Friday celebration “Little Chicago”.

Synopsis:

A toon-hating detective is a cartoon rabbit’s only hope to prove his innocence when he is accused of murder.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: FREE, general admission
RATING: PG
For more information regarding the film rating, please see this link: https://www.commonsensemedia.org/movie-reviews/who-framed-roger-rabbit
RUN TIME: 1 hour 44 minutes

Community Movie: “Overcomer”

The Mary Church Terrell Club, Simply Youth, Chick-Fil-A, and SACS Consulting & Investigating Services present a free community screening of the movie “Overcomer”.

Synopsis:

A high-school basketball coach volunteers to coach a troubled teen in long-distance running.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 11:30 AM
ADMISSION: FREE – no tickets required
RATED: PG
RUN TIME: 1 hour, 59 minutes

First Friday Family Movie: “Happy Feet”

The Canton Palace Theatre presents a FREE family-friendly movie as part of the Canton First Friday celebration “Fire & Ice”.

Synopsis:

Into the world of the Emperor Penguins, who find their soul mates through song, a penguin is born who cannot sing. But he can tap dance something fierce!

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: FREE, general admission
RATING: PG
RUN TIME: 1 hour 48 minutes

First Friday Family Movie: “The Lego Movie”

The Canton Palace Theatre presents a FREE family-friendly movie as part of the Canton First Friday celebration “Lego Mania”.

Synopsis:

An ordinary LEGO construction worker, thought to be the prophesied as “special”, is recruited to join a quest to stop an evil tyrant from gluing the LEGO universe into eternal stasis.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 6:30 PM
ADMISSION: FREE, general admission. No tickets required.
RATING: PG
RUN TIME: 1 hour 40 minutes

 

2019 Sensory Cinema Holiday Movie: “The Polar Express”

Synopsis:

This is the story of a young boy on Christmas Eve who boards a magical train that’s headed to the North Pole.  During this ride, he embarks on a journey of self-discovery which shows him that the wonder of life never fades for those who believe.

PLEASE NOTE: This showing is free, and tailored to attendees on the Autism spectrum or with sensory processing sensitivities and their families.  Sound levels will be lower, lights will remain on, and the offerings in the concession stand will be different than a standard movie showing.

Details

DOORS OPEN: 2:00 PM
ADMISSION: FREE, general admission.
RATING: PG
RUN TIME: 1 hour 40 minutes

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