Cary, NC – This February the Cary Theater, you can catch some of the Academy Award-nominated films you weren’t able to see in theaters, plus a new live performance by the Cary Players and Science-on-Screen.
Lots of Shakespeare
If you are a fan of the bard, you have plenty of dates to choose from to see Shakespeare plays on stage and screen.
Live Performance by the Cary Players: The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) – Friday, February 17 at 7:30 PM; Saturday, February 18 at 7:30 PM; Sunday, February 19 at 2 PM; Friday, February 24 at 7:30 PM; Saturday, February 25 at 7:30 PM; and Sunday, February 26 at 2 PM
Film: Julie Taymor’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream – Thursday, February 9 at 7 PM; Friday, February 10 at 7 PM; Saturday, February 11 at 7 PM; and Sunday, February 12 at 2 PM
The Oscars are at the end of the month. There are some Oscar-nominated movies playing, plus a red carpet party at the theater.
Loving – Saturday, February 11 at 2 PM; Thursday, February 16 at 2 PM; Saturday, February 18 at 2 PM
with Best Actress nominee Ruth Negga
Elle – Thursday, February 23 at 7 and 9:30 PM; Saturday, February 25 at 2 PM
with Best Actress nominee Isabelle Huppert and Golden Globe winner for Best Foreign Language Film
2017 Red Carpet Party – Sunday, February 26 at 7 PM, free
The Cary Theater is playing a number of other independent and classic movies, including one with the Science-on-Screen series and one presented by the state Department of Health.
Thicker Than Blood – Wednesday, February 1 at 7 and 9 PM
Presented by NC Department of Health as a part of the state-wide HIV Stigma and Awareness Campaign.
Best in Show – Friday, February 3 at 7 PM
Part of Science-on-Screen with Dr. Margaret Gruen from NC State talking about dog behavioral science after the movie.
Sophie and the Rising Sun – Thursday, February 2 at 2, 7 and 9:30 PM; Sunday, February 5 at 2 PM
The Cary Theater plays movies for kids as part of “Film Day Fun Day” when children can talk, play with toys and walk around during the film.
Cats Don’t Dance – Tuesday, February 7 at 10 AM
Charlotte’s Web – Tuesday, February 21 at 10 AM
Michael Reno Harrell and Ben Bedford, presented by Six String – Saturday, February 4 at 8 PM
Story by staff reports. Photos by Hal Goodtree and Michael Papich.