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Christmas Classic FREE on Big Screen with Live Music Opener Sun, Dec 16

The Someday Cinema Series will screen Miracle on 34th Street (1947), an award-winning Christmas classic, on Sunday, December 16, at 1 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Edmond Town Hall, 45 Main Street, Newtown.  Admission to all shows will be free, compliments of Ingersoll Auto of Danbury, and the 1 p.m. matinee will be shown with captions for the benefit of the hearing impaired. Audiences are encouraged to be in their seats on time for each screening to enjoy a special treat of holiday music, acoustically performed…

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The Whiffenpoofs and Whim ‘n Rhythm Perform Together Here Dec 6

  Two of the nation’s leading a cappella groups will sing together for the first time at Edmond Town Hall Theater on Dec 6 at 7 pm. The Whiffenpoofs, established at Yale University in 1909, and the all-female Whim ‘n Rhythm will sing many favorites, including some holiday songs, both together and separately that Thursday evening. There will be a 35 minute set beginning at 7 pm, then a 20 minute intermission, and a final 35 minute set. A wine…

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Nov 11 Silent Films Fundraiser Includes Pianist and Family Fun

Merryhill Child Care Center and Edmond Town Hall, two local nonprofit organizations, present a fun, unique, family-friendly Silent Films fundraiser event on Sunday, November 11th. Doors open at 3:00 pm, and the show starts at 4:00 pm with an introduction from Ben Model, a pianist, who will be accompanying the silent films. Ben will conduct a Q&A after the films. The film line-up includes: NUMBER, PLEASE? – Harold Lloyd (23 mins) FADE-AWAY – Koko the clown cartoon (8 mins) THE…

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Joni Mitchell’s Jazz Concert Celebrates Diva’s Birthday, Benefits ETH Restoration Fund

Jazz is not what comes to mind when some people think of Joni Mitchell. But that’s exactly what Mitchell considers her music to be, according to Leslie Ballard, flautist and vocalist for Joni Mitchell’s Jazz. The seven-member group will celebrate Joni Mitchell’s 75th birthday by playing to audiences at the Edmond Town Hall Theatre in Newtown on October 13. The $20 tickets are available online and proceeds will go to the Edmond Town Hall restoration fund. “Some people don’t realize…

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New Devices Improve Listening and Visual Access

Edmond Town Hall Theatre has installed new assistive listening and captioning devices that will make movies and live performances more accessible for theater patrons with special hearing or visual needs. Thanks to the matching donation from a generous local family, the Board of Managers was able to install six assistive listening and four captioning devices. The devices provide both listening assistance and captions for those with hearing impairments, as well as descriptive narrative, which is useful for people with visual…

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Laser Light Show Spectacular Comes to Theater April 20

Edmond Town Hall will host two performances of a Laser Light Show Spectacular on April 20, 2018 at 7 pm and 9 pm. This fundraiser is made possible through sponsorships form DNR Laboratories, Newtown Insurance and Ingersoll Auto of Danbury, with 100 percent of ticket sales going directly to Edmond Town Hall for restoration of its historic theatre. There will be an artistic installation of eight high-powered digital laser beam projectors and animation projectors accompanied by music. The show will…

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Ingersoll Auto of Danbury Will Sponsor Free Movies Again in 2018

Ingersoll Auto of Danbury will once again sponsor a free movie every month during 2018 for the enjoyment of Edmond Town Hall Theatre audiences. The auto dealership has been sponsoring a free 7 pm movie every Saturday night monthly since 2013. Ingersoll has also sponsored entire free movie weekends on numerous occasions. The Ingersoll Auto of Danbury 2018 Free Saturday Night Movie Dates Are: * Jan 13; Feb 17; Mar 3; Apr 14; May 12; Jun 9; Jul 14; Aug…

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‘Jessie’s Girl’ Brings 80’s Glitz to ETH Theatre

Buy Tickets Now On Friday, May 19, Fun Music Presents will produce its hit Back to The Eighties Show with Jessie’s Girl at Edmond Town Hall Theatre for the residents of Newtown, CT. This is a family-fun show for all ages. Marcus Linial, owner of Fun Music Presents and producer of the show, is donating all costs associated with the concert and 100 percent of the low-fee ticket price to the Edmond Town Hall (ETH) restoration fund. There will be…

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