Tampa Theatre Announces Summer Classics Series


It’s that sweltering time of year in the city. Residents are desperate for a respite from the heat that can make certain summer days a bit unbearable. In our opinion, there’s not a better place to cool off in the city than the Tampa Theatre. Their new summer classics series offers a bevy cult and commercial favorites to satisfy cinephiles and families. Screenings will take place at 3pm on Saturdays and Sundays throughout the summer. Admission is just $10 online.

 

Saturday, June 3

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Sing-Along Beauty and the Beast 

See the Disney classic burst to brilliant life on the big screen! A young woman whose father has been imprisoned by a terrifying beast offers herself in his place, unaware that her captor is actually a prince, physically altered by a magic spell. Tickets.

 

Sunday, June 4

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Singin’ in the Rain

A silent film production company and cast make a difficult transition to sound. Tickets.

 

Sunday, June 18 

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Raising Arizona 

When a childless couple of an ex-con and an ex-cop decide to help themselves to one of another family’s quintuplets, their lives become more complicated than they anticipated. Tickets.

 

Sunday, June 25 

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The Graduate 

A disillusioned college graduate finds himself torn between his older lover and her daughter. Tickets.

 

Sunday, July 2 

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All Quiet on the Western Front 

A young soldier faces profound disillusionment in the soul-destroying horror of World War I. Tickets.

 

Sunday, July 9 

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The Sting 

In Chicago in September 1936, a young con man seeking revenge for his murdered partner teams up with a master of the big con to win a fortune from a criminal banker. Tickets.

 

Sunday, July 16 

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Saboteur 

Aircraft factory worker Barry Kane goes on the run across the United States when he is wrongly accused of starting a fire that killed his best friend. Tickets.

 

Sunday, July 23

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Young Frankenstein 

An American grandson of the infamous scientist, struggling to prove that he is not as insane as people believe, is invited to Transylvania, where he discovers the process that reanimates a dead body. Tickets.

 

Sunday, July 30 

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It’s a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World 

The dying words of a thief spark a madcap cross-country rush to find some treasure. Tickets.

 

Sunday, August 6

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Reservoir Dogs 

After a simple jewelry heist goes terribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant. Tickets.

 

Saturday, August 12 

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The Wizard of Oz

Dorothy Gale is swept away from a farm in Kansas to a magical land of Oz in a tornado and embarks on a quest with her new friends to see the Wizard who can help her return home in Kansas and help her friends as well. Tickets.

 

Sunday, August 13 

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Sing-Along Grease 

Good girl Sandy and greaser Danny fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they’re now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance? Tickets.

 

Saturday, August 26 

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Casablanca 

n Casablanca in December 1941, a cynical American expatriate encounters a former lover, with unforeseen complications. Tickets.

 

Sunday, September 3

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Metropolis 

In a futuristic city sharply divided between the working class and the city planners, the son of the city’s mastermind falls in love with a working class prophet who predicts the coming of a savior to mediate their differences.

Written by Andrew Harlan

Andrew Harlan

Andrew Harlan is the Editor of thatssotampa.com. Follow him on Twitter @harlanyoungII and Instagram @harlanyoung. Send tips and potential stories to info@thatssotampa.com.