The Colonial Theatre’s building may be closed, but our mission providing relevant arts and cultural programming for the communities we serve knows no bounds!
Introducing The Colonial@Home, The Colonial Theatre’s virtual screening program. While nothing will replace the experience of seeing a movie with friends at The Colonial, we’re excited to offer high caliber programming to our audience, wherever you may be.
Purchasing a ticket to The Colonial@Home films is just one way you can help support The Colonial Theatre as this global health crisis continues to unfold. The Colonial@Home revenue is split between film distributors and The Colonial — 50% of ticket sales directly supports our nonprofit Theatre.
Thank you for your support and stay safe, stay heathy, stay tuned.
Tracing the story of Ella Fitzgerald’s life, this documentary film explores how her music became a soundtrack for a tumultuous century. From a 1934 talent contest at the Apollo Theatre in Harlem, the film follows Ella’s extraordinary journey across five decades as she reflects the passions and troubles of the times in her music and life.
Reeling from a one-sided breakup, anguished Karen (Otmara Marrero) flees Los Angeles for her ex’s idyllic lake house in the Pacific Northwest. There, she becomes entangled with a mysterious, alluring younger woman (Sydney Sweeney), whom she cannot seem to resist. Equal parts psychological thriller and sexual coming-of-age story, CLEMENTINE is a tense rumination on who to love and how to let go.
An intimate, candid perspective into the curious world of 95-year-old cookbook author and British ex-patriot Diana Kennedy, widely regarded as the world’s academic expert on Mexican cuisine. Featuring extensive interviews with Diana Kennedy and famed chefs José Andrés, Rick Bayless, Gabriela Camara and Alice Waters.