Arts & Indies: Special Events

 

Arts & Indies: Indie Films

Keeping with the tradition that started this business back in 1979, we're proud to continue bringing these Art House and Independent films to our audience.  Explore and enjoy!

 

Chasing Niagara (NR) Genre: Action/Adventure Runtime: 01:17

When pro kayaker Rafa Ortiz decides to follow his dream to paddle over Niagara Falls, he sets in motion an incredible series of events that eventually takes on a life of its own. To prepare for this mission, Rafa enlists the help of world-renowned paddler Rush Sturges and a tight team of their friends. Together they go on a remarkable three year journey from the rainforest rivers of Mexico to the towering waterfalls of the U.S. Northwest. Daredevil kayaking at its best!! Also showing: The Wild President (6 min) by Will Stauffer-Norris, Sinjin Eberle and Jacoab Boling. And also showing: Dream Day (10) by Malcolm Sangster and Eric Crosland.

Playing at The Nevada Theatre Film Series
Sunday 30th April 2017
An Acquired Taste (NR) Genre: Documentary Runtime: 01:10

As the food movement grows across America, a young generation of mindful meat-eaters reject factory farms and turn to hunting for the ultimate protein. Animal lovers, Nick, Alex and Ashlie leave behind their modern lives and embark on a journey that is foreign to their parents - partly to eat dinner, and partly to carve out their identities. Also showing: Pickle (15) by Amy Nicholson.

Playing at The Nevada Theatre Film Series
Sunday 7th May 2017
Fractured Land (NR) Genre: Documentary Runtime: 01:20

Winner Best in Theme Award. This is a coming of age story about a young First Nations lawyer, Caleb Behn, from northern Canada, epicenter of some of the world’s largest fracking operations. Watch as Caleb tries to reconcile the fractures within himself, his community and the world around him - blending modern tools of the law with ancient wisdom. Also showing: The Refuge (16) by Alex Jablonski and Kahlil Hudson.

Playing at The Nevada Theatre Film Series
Sunday 14th May 2017

Arts & Indies: National Theatre Live

National Theatre Live is the National Theatre of London's groundbreaking project to broadcast world-class theatre to cinemas around the world.  Proudly presented at Sierra Cinemas since 2010.

Admission $18 Adults, $15 Seniors, Students, and Children 12 and under

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National Theatre Live: Obsession (R) Genre: Program Runtime: 2:00

Jude Law (The Young Pope, Closer, The Talented Mr Ripley) stars in the stage production of Obsession, broadcast live from the Barbican Theatre in London. Ivo van Hove (NT Live: A View from the Bridge, Hedda Gabler) directs this new stage adaptation of Luchino Visconti’s 1943 film. Gino is a drifter, down-at-heel and magnetically handsome. At a road side restaurant he encounters husband and wife, Giuseppe and Giovanna. Irresistibly attracted to each other, Gino and Giovanna begin a fiery affair and plot to murder her husband. But, in this chilling tale of passion and destruction, the crime only serves to tear them apart. The stage production of Obsession is produced by Barbican Theatre Productions Limited, London and Toneelgroep Amsterdam; co-commissioned by Wiener Festwochen and Les Théâtres de la Ville de Luxembourg; co-produced by Holland Festival and David Binder Productions; and supported by the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands.

ENCORE Wednesday, May 17, 2017 3:30 PM

Playing at Sierra Cinemas
Thursday 11th May 2017
National Theatre Live: Who's Afraid o... () Genre: Program Runtime: 03:30

Sonia Friedman Productions present Imelda Staunton (Gypsy, Vera Drake, the Harry Potter films); Conleth Hill (Game Of Thrones, The Producers); Luke Treadaway (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, Fortitude, The Hollow Crown) and Imogen Poots (A Long Way Down, Jane Eyre) in James Macdonald’s new production of Edward Albee’s landmark play, broadcast live to cinemas from the Harold Pinter Theatre, London. In the early hours of the morning on the campus of an American college, Martha, much to her husband George’s displeasure, has invited the new professor and his wife to their home for some after-party drinks. As the alcohol flows and dawn approaches, the young couple are drawn into George and Martha’s toxic games until the evening reaches its climax in a moment of devastating truth-telling.

ENCORE Wednesday, May 24 at 3:30

Playing at Sierra Cinemas
Thursday 18th May 2017
NT Live: Angels in America Part One: (NR) Genre: Program Runtime: 03:40

Angels in America America in the mid-1980s. In the midst of the AIDS crisis and a conservative Reagan administration, New Yorkers grapple with life and death, love and sex, heaven and hell. The cast includes Andrew Garfield playing Prior Walter, Denise Gough playing Harper Pitt, Nathan Lane playing Roy Cohn, James McArdle playing Louis Ironson and Russell Tovey playing Joe Pitt.

Playing at Sierra Cinemas
Thursday 20th July 2017
NT Live: Angels in America Part Two: (NR) Genre: Program Runtime: 03:40

Fathom Events, BY Experience and National Theatre Live bring the new staging of Tony Kushner's multi-award winning two-part play, Angels in America: A Gay Fantasia on National Themes, to select cinemas nationwide for a two-night event on Thursday, July 20 and Thursday, July 27. Andrew Garfield plays Prior Walter along with a cast including Denise Gough, Nathan Lane, James McArdle and Russell Tovey. This new staging is directed by Olivier and Tony Award® winning director Marianne Elliott. Part One: Millennium Approaches will be captured live and broadcast to cinemas on Thursday, July 20 and Part Two: Perestroika will be captured lived and broadcast to cinemas on Thursday, July 27.

Playing at Sierra Cinemas
Thursday 27th July 2017

Arts & Indies: Metropolitan Opera Live

Broadcast live from Lincoln Center in New York City.  Presented at The Del Oro Theatre in partnership with InConcert Sierra and Music in the Mountains.

Admission $22 Adults, $20 Seniors, $18 Students and Children 12 and under

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The Metropolitan Opera: Der Rosenkava... (NR) Genre: Program , Musical Runtime: 04:50

The Met: Live in HD 2016-17 season presents a broadcast of Strauss's Der Rosenkavalier, presented live in select cinemas nationwide on Saturday, May 13. Renée Fleming sings one of her signature roles as the Marschallin, opposite Elina Garanca in her first North American performances as Octavian, the title character. The cast also includes Günther Groissböck as Baron Ochs, Erin Morley as Sophie, Marcus Brück in his Met debut as Faninal, and Matthew Polenzani as the Italian Singer. Conducted by Sebastian Weigle and directed by Robert Carsen, Der Rosenkavalier is a co-production with the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, and Teatro Regio di Torino.

Playing at Del Oro Theatre
Saturday 13th May 2017

Arts & Indies: Bolshoi Ballet Live

The Bolshoi Ballet opens its doors to North American audiences in cinemas only for a 2016-17 season boasting impeccable classicism and daring performances.  With timeless story-ballet classics, such as The Nutcracker, The Sleeping Beauty, and Swan Lake, productions signature to the Bolshoi including The Golden Age, The Bright Stream, and A Hero of Our Time, and an evening dedicated to modern choreography, A Contemporary Evening, the Bolshoi continues to demonstrate its place as one of the world's preeminent ballet companies.

Admission $18 Adults, $15 Seniors & Students, $7 Children 12 and under

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