POLTERGEIST Movie

‘Friday Night Frights @ The Center’
POLTERGEIST
October 30, 2020
8:00 PM

Ticket Prices: $3/ person 
ONLY 100 seats available to allow for plenty of social distancing in the 530 seat Birdsong Theater.

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Poltergeist Movie OCT 30
SPONSORED BY: The Suffolk Division of Tourism
People Eater Sneak Peak Premiere

“People Eater,” SNEAK PEAK PREMIERE, before Poltergeist!
‘People Eater’ is a comedy-horror short filmed in and around Downtown Suffolk. While quarantining in Suffolk, director Henry Luzzatto and star Michael Luzzatto decided to make a film about the horrors of being stuck at home with your family. With a DIY, no-budget production, “People Eater” shows what you can create with your hometown scenery, a patient family, and lots of fake blood.

POLTERGEIST

The Suffolk Division of Tourism wants to give you the fright of your life as they present a series of classic horror films at the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts. On Friday, October 30, 2020, join us for “Poltergeist,” the 1982 supernatural horror film that is recognized as a classic within the horror genre and has gained a cult following. The show begins at 8pm and admission $3 per person; no children under 17 will be permitted without a parent or guardian. For more information, please contact the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts box office at 757.923.2900.

A young family are visited by ghosts in their home. At first, the ghosts appear friendly, moving objects around the house to the amusement of everyone. But then they turn nasty and start to terrorize the family, culminating in the kidnapping of the youngest daughter, Carol Anne.

The cast includes Craig T. Nelson, JoBeth Williams, Dominique Dunne, Oliver Robins, Heather O’Rourke, and Zelda Rubenstein. The film is rated PG and has a running time of 114 minutes.

POLTERGEIST Movie

PSYCHO Movie

‘Friday Night Frights @ The Center’
PSYCHO
October 23, 2020
8:00 PM

Ticket Prices: $3/ person 
ONLY 100 seats available to allow for plenty of social distancing in the 530 seat Birdsong Theater.

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Psycho Movie OCT 23
SPONSORED BY: The Suffolk Division of Tourism

PSYCHO

The Suffolk Division of Tourism wants to give you the fright of your life as they present a series of classic horror films at the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts. On Friday, October 23, 2020, join us for “Psycho,” the 1960 psychological horror film considered one of Alfred Hitchcock’s best films and praised as a major work of cinematic art by international critics and scholars. The show begins at 8pm and admission is $3 per person; no children under 17 will be permitted without a parent or guardian. For more information, please contact the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts box office at 757.923.2900.

Phoenix secretary Marion Crane is on the run after embezzling $40,000 from her employer’s client. Scared and alone, she checks into a remote motel run by Norman Bates. Their fates connect as this terrified young man, under the domination of his seemingly unbalanced mother, changes her life forever.

The cast includes Anthony Perkins, Vera Miles, Janet Leigh, John Gavin, and Martin Balsam. The film is rated R and has a running time of 109 minutes. No children under 17 will be permitted.

PSYCHO Movie

CARRIE MOVIE

‘Friday Night Frights @ The Center’
CARRIE
October 16, 2020
8:00 PM

Ticket Prices: $3/ person 
ONLY 100 seats available to allow for plenty of social distancing in the 530 seat Birdsong Theater.

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Tangled
SPONSORED BY: The Suffolk Division of Tourism

CARRIE

The Suffolk Division of Tourism wants to give you the fright of your life as they present a series of classic horror films at the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts. On Friday, October 16, 2020, join us for “Carrie,” the 1976 movie that became a critical and commercial success and is often listed as one of the greatest horror films ever made. The show begins at 8pm and admission is $3 per person; no children under 17 will be permitted without a parent or guardian. For more information, please contact the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts box office at 757.923.2900.

Carrie White is a shy and unpopular 16-year-old, who lives with her fanatically religious and abusive mother, and is often ostracized by her peers. Suddenly, she is invited to the high school senior prom by popular Tommy Ross. At first, she believes her life is on the up with help from Tommy, but when the happiest moment of her life is ruined by bullies who play a cruel and humiliating prank on her, Carrie unleashes a horrific revenge, using her newly discovered telekinetic powers.

The cast includes Sissy Spacek, Piper Laurie, John Travolta, Amy Irving, and Betty Buckley. The film is rated R and has a running time of 98 minutes. No children under 17 will be permitted.

CARRIE MOVIE

Tangled

POSTPONED
Due to Covid Phase 3 Restrictions

Sunday
September 13, 2020
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Ticket Prices:
FREE and open to the public.
General Admission, no ticket required.

Suffolk Tourism
Tangled
SPONSORED BY: The Suffolk Division of Tourism

TANGLED

The Suffolk Division of Tourism, in partnership with the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts, is pleased to present “Tangled” at the Suffolk Center, on Sunday, September 13, 2020, beginning at 2pm. This funny family film, based upon the fairy tale “Rapunzel,” tells the tale of an unlikely duo who set off on a fantastic journey filled with surprising heroes, laughter, and suspense. Movie fans will get a special treat after the film, as Rapunzel herself will be stopping by for photos with film attendees. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts box office at 757.923.2900.

The magically long-haired and beautiful Princess Rapunzel has spent her entire life locked in a tower, and she is curious of the outside world. When runaway thief Flynn Ryder scales the tower and is taken captive by Rapunzel, she strikes a bargain with the charming thief to act as her guide. Together they will travel to the place where the floating lights come from that she has seen every year on her birthday. Rapunzel is about to have the most exciting and magnificent journey of her life, not only discovering the world for the first time, but also who she really is. The talented vocal cast includes Mandy Moore, Zachary Levi, Donna Murphy, Ron Perlman, Jeffrey Tambor, and Brad Garrett. This film is rated PG and has a running time of 100 minutes. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Tangled

Trolls

POSTPONED
Due to Covid Phase 3 Restrictions

Sunday
August 9, 2020
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Ticket Prices:
FREE and open to the public.
General Admission, no ticket required.

Suffolk Tourism
Trolls
SPONSORED BY: The Suffolk Division of Tourism

Trolls

The Suffolk Division of Tourism, in partnership with the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts, is pleased to present “Trolls” at the Suffolk Center, on Sunday, August 9, 2020, beginning at 2pm. This smart, funny, and irreverent animated comedy is from the creators of “Shrek” and features original music by Justin Timberlake. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts box office at 757.923.2900.

Enter a colorful, wondrous world populated by hilariously unforgettable characters and discover the story of the overly optimistic Trolls, with a constant song on their lips, and the comically pessimistic Bergens, who are only happy when they have trolls in their stomach. Featuring original music from Justin Timberlake, Trolls is a fresh, broad comedy filled with music, heart and hair-raising adventures. The all-star cast includes Justin Timberlake, Anna Kendrick, Russell Brand, James Corden, Kunal Nayyar, Icona Pop, Gwen Stefani, and more. This film is rated PG and has a running time of 92 minutes. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

Trolls

Incredibles 2

Sunday
July 12, 2020
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Ticket Prices:
FREE and open to the public.
General Admission, no ticket required.

Suffolk Tourism
Incredibles 2
SPONSORED BY: The Suffolk Division of Tourism

Incredibles 2

The Suffolk Division of Tourism, in partnership with the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts, is pleased to present “Incredibles 2” at the Suffolk Center, on Sunday, July 12, 2020, beginning at 2pm. This hilarious sequel offers more madcap fun by the family of undercover superheroes who are forced into action to save the world. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts box office at 757.923.2900.

Helen Parr is called on to lead a campaign to bring Supers back, while her husband Bob navigates the day-to-day heroics of “normal” life at home with Violet, Dash, and baby Jack-Jack – whose superpowers are about to be discovered. Their mission is derailed, however, when a new villain emerges with a brilliant and dangerous plot that threatens everything. But the Parrs don’t shy away from a challenge, especially with Frozone by their side. That’s what makes this family so Incredible. The all-star cast includes Holly Hunter, Craig T. Nelson, Samuel L. Jackson, Catherine Keener, Sarah Vowell, Huck Milner, and Sophia Bush. This film is rated PG and has a running time of 118 minutes. All children must be accompanied by an

Incredibles 2

COCO

Sunday
March 8, 2020
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Ticket Prices:
FREE and open to the public.
General Admission, no ticket required.

Suffolk Tourism
COCO
SPONSORED BY: The Suffolk Division of Tourism

Coco

The Suffolk Division of Tourism, in partnership with the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts, is pleased to present “Coco” at the Suffolk Center, on Sunday, March 8, 2020, beginning at 2pm. This dazzling family film was a box-office smash and won Academy Awards for Best Animated Feature and Best Original Song. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts box office at 757.923.2900.

Despite his family’s baffling generations-old ban on music, Miguel dreams of becoming an accomplished musician like his idol, Ernesto de la Cruz. Desperate to prove his talent, Miguel finds himself in the stunning and colorful Land of the Dead following a mysterious chain of events. Along the way, he meets charming trickster Hector, and together, they set off on an extraordinary journey to unlock the real story behind Miguel’s family history. Vocal talent is provided by Gael García Bernal, Benjamin Bratt, Alanna Ubach, Gabriel Iglesias, Edward James Olmos, and Anthony Gonzalez.This film is rated PG and has a running time of 105 minutes. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

COCO

The Princess and the Frog

Sunday
February 9, 2020
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Ticket Prices:
FREE and open to the public.
General Admission, no ticket required.

Suffolk Tourism
Princess and the Frog
SPONSORED BY: The Suffolk Division of Tourism

The Princess and the Frog

The Suffolk Division of Tourism, in partnership with the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts, is pleased to present “The Princess and the Frog” at the Suffolk Center, on Sunday, February 9, 2020, beginning at 2pm. This fun family film is a modern-day retelling of the classic story “The Frog Prince.” Movie fans will get a special treat after the film, as Tiana herself will be stopping by for photos with film attendees. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts box office at 757.923.2900.

This hilarious tale finds the lives of arrogant, carefree Prince Naveen and hardworking waitress Tiana crossing paths. Prince Naveen is transformed into a frog by a conniving voodoo magician and Tiana, following suit, upon kissing the amphibian royalty. With the help of a trumpet-playing alligator, a Cajun firefly, and an old blind lady who lives in a boat in a tree, Naveen and Tiana must race to break the spell and fulfill their dreams. The talented cast includes Aniki Noni Rose, Keith David, Oprah Winfrey, Bruno Campos, and Jennifer Lewis. This film is rated G and has a running time of 97 minutes. All children must be accompanied by an adult.

The Princess and the Frog

BRAVE

Sunday
January 12, 2020
2:00 PM - 4:30 PM

Ticket Prices:
FREE and open to the public.
General Admission, no ticket required.

Suffolk Tourism
Brave
SPONSORED BY: The Suffolk Division of Tourism

Brave

The Suffolk Division of Tourism, in partnership with the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts, is pleased to present “Brave” at the Suffolk Center, on Sunday, January 12, 2020, beginning at 2pm. This dazzling family-friendly film was a huge box office hit and received critical praise. Movie fans will get a special treat after the film, as Princess Merida herself will be stopping by for photos with film attendees. Admission is free and open to the public. For more information, please contact the Suffolk Center for Cultural Arts box office at 757.923.2900.

Set in Scotland in a rugged and mythical time, Brave features Merida, an aspiring archer and impetuous daughter of royalty. Determined to make her own path in life, Princess Merida makes a reckless choice that unleashes unintended peril and forces her to spring into action. Granted one wish, Merida must rely on her bravery and her archery skills to undo a beastly curse and set things right. The all-star cast includes Kelly Macdonald, Billy Connolly, Emma Thompson, Julie Walters, Robbie Coltraine, and Craig Ferguson. This film is rated PG and has a running time of 93 minutes. Children must be accompanied by an adult.

BRAVE

OPERA MEETS BROADWAY

Thursday
November 7, 2019
11:00am

Ticket Prices:
$5.00 per ticket
General Admission

School Groups: Please contact Gavin Harper, Education Manager, for discounted school tickets.
757-923-0003 ext. 103 or gavin.harper@suffolkcenter.org.

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OPERA MEETS BROADWAY & EVERYONE WINS!

The Virginia Opera artists perform a concert with a fun mix of music from both opera and Broadway. Students will learn about the selections, technical aspects of classical singing, and the many diverse jobs in the arts on and behind the stage. An extended Q&A follows the concert.

Grades: 6-12th

OPERA MEETS BROADWAY