Elks Theatre to Present MEL BROOKS-A-THON as Part of Their Classic Film Series, 3/8-30
Elks Theatre will be kicking off this Spring's classic film schedule, with a month long tribute to that master of comedy, Mel Brooks. The theatre has handpicked three of his most beloved classics, and are bringing them back to the big screen over the course of three separate weekends. Furthermore, Elks Theatre is proud to announce that all of their Mel Brooks titles will be screened from 35mm prints.
The films are scheduled to show on the following dates:
Blazing Saddles (1974) -Mar. 8 and 9
Spaceballs (1987) -Mar. 22
The Producers (1968) -Mar. 29 and 30
Visit the Theatre's website-elksmovies.com, for showtimes and more.
General admission is $8 and can be purchased at the door. Contact Gordon Einhorn for more information at 717-576-3569.
For the next 8 to 10 months, the Greater Middletown Economic Development Corporation, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is embarking on a vital mission to SAVE THE ELKS! from closure due to radical changes in movie technology. After celebrating its 100th anniversary last year, The Elks Theatre represents one of only thousands of small, independently operated movie theaters nationwide threatened by the discontinuation of 35mm exhibition and in vital need of digital projection. All admission sales benefit further programming, renovations, and longevity of theatre operations. Support the Elks Theatre and the GMEDC in their efforts to preserve the most timeless storytelling tradition: Going to the movies.