Tours

Sat, Oct 22 - 11:30am

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Balcony-To-Backstage Tour

Where does the Mighty Wurlitzer Theatre organ go when the movie starts? Why is there a stuffed peacock perched near the proscenium? (And, for that matter, what is a “proscenium” anyway?) Learn the Theatre’s secrets, stories, ...

Sat, Oct 1 - 12:00am

Tampa Bay International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

Tampa Bay International Gay & Lesbian Film Festival

TIGLFF’s mission is to showcase a selection of compelling film and video by, for or about the LGBT community that Entertains, Empowers and Enlightens the festival audience. The Tampa Bay International Gay, Lesbian Film & ...

Sat, Oct 15 - 11:45am

90th BIRTHDAY

Hugo

Hugo

2h 6m / PG / Family-Adventure

Hugo is an unusual movie, straddling the worlds of both “art cinema” and technical showpiece. It won many awards for cinematography, as well as visual and sound design. Even its 3D version was widely lauded ...

Sat, Oct 15 - 3:15pm

90th BIRTHDAY

The Artist

The Artist

1h 40m / PG-13 / Comedy

All of the films selected for our 90th birthday celebration are, in one way or another, love letters to the art of cinema. But none of them is as straightforward in its adoration as The ...

Sat, Oct 15 - 7:00pm

90th BIRTHDAY

The Cameraman

The Cameraman

1h 9m / Not Rated / Silent Comedy

Buster Keaton wasn’t the first silent film comedian, but he was certainly among the best of them, and The Cameraman showcases him at the peak of the form. The story of the movie runs as ...

Sat, Oct 15 - 10:10pm

90th BIRTHDAY

Cinema Paradiso

Cinema Paradiso

2h 35m / R / Drama

Whatever you love changes your life. It can put you on a path, lead you into relationships, expand your consciousness. And it can teach you lessons about yourself. Cinema Paradiso, winner of the 1989 Academy ...

Fri, Oct 21 - 2:00pm

A Nightmare on Franklin Street

Balcony to Backstage Ghost Tour

Balcony to Backstage Ghost Tour

Who was Fink Finley? Why does the Lady in White still roam the mezzanine? And what has led to Tampa Theatre being known as one of the most haunted buildings in town? Learn the Theatre’s ...

Fri, Oct 21 - 7:30pm

A Nightmare on Franklin Street

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A Nightmare on Elm Street

1h 31m / R / Horror

Widely forgotten in the tumult of sequels, rip-offs and parodies that followed in its wake is the fact that A Nightmare on Elm Street, Wes Craven’s original 1984 slasher classic, was not just a huge ...

Fri, Oct 21 - 10:00pm

A Nightmare on Franklin Street

Friday the 13th

Friday the 13th

1h 35m / R / Horror

The success of John Carpenter’s Halloween inspired a lot of imitators, as success in the movie business always does. The difference in this case was that many of the imitators were actually really good in ...

Sat, Oct 22 - 2:00pm

A Nightmare on Franklin Street

The Innocents

The Innocents

1h 40m / Not Rated / Thriller

The Innocents is a ghost story, and people have been scaring each other with ghost stories for approximately as long as there have been people. But it’s worth bearing in mind that before Hitchcock — ...

Sat, Oct 22 - 4:45pm

A Nightmare on Franklin Street

Beetlejuice

Beetlejuice

1h 32m / PG / Comedy

Consider this timeline: Tim Burton makes Pee-wee’s Big Adventure in 1985 with huge financial success. As a result, Warner Bros. is willing to pay for him to develop a script for the next movie he ...

Sat, Oct 22 - 7:30pm

A Nightmare on Franklin Street

The Conjuring

The Conjuring

2h 26m / R / Horror

with special guest Andrea Perron The young-family-moves-into-a-haunted-house movie is a rich and storied horror subgenre, full of classics and can’t-miss favorites. The Conjuring is a fairly new but gleefully received member of the canon. And ...

Sun, Oct 23 - 2:00pm

A Nightmare on Franklin Street

Hocus Pocus

Hocus Pocus

1h 36m / PG / Family

Hocus Pocus had a decent enough first release, but really found new life on television and home video in the years after its initial theatrical run. There’s always room for a fun-loving, friendly Halloween movie ...

Sun, Oct 23 - 4:30pm

A Nightmare on Franklin Street

Psycho

Psycho

1h 49m / R / Thriller

Psycho is based on a book of the same name by Robert Bloch. During its writing, Bloch was living 35 miles away from the real-life murders of Ed Gein, a serial killer who flayed his ...

Thu, Oct 27 - 7:30pm

Trailer Park Boys

Trailer Park Boys

AEG Live presents the  STILL DRUNK, HIGH AND UNEMPLOYED TOUR Featuring Ricky, Julian and Bubbles   Ricky, Julian and Bubbles are back and they’re “STILL DRUNK, HIGH and UNEMPLOYED!” But not for long if Bubbles has his ...

Fri, Oct 28 - 6:00pm

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Fourth Friday at Tampa Theatre

Tampa Downtown Partnership’s Fourth Friday program returns on Friday, October 28th, to showcase Downtown Tampa’s rich arts, culture, and entertainment scene. This month, Tampa Theatre and dozens of other  cultural venues and restaurants will be participating with extended ...

Tue, Nov 8 - 8:00pm

Magic Men Live

Magic Men Live

MAGIC MEN® LIVE brings the ultimate ladies’ night to cities nationwide and right here to Tampa. Featuring a talented lineup of stunning gentlemen catering to the desires of contemporary women, the show is sure to ...

Wed, Nov 16 - 7:30pm

Drive-By Truckers

Drive-By Truckers

Tampa Theatre and Soulshine Music are proud to announce that Drive-By Truckers will perform live on the Theatre’s historic stage at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16. Special guest Kyle Craft will open the show. Drive-By ...

Sat, Dec 3 - 3:00pm

Making Spirits Bright

Making Spirits Bright

The Master Chorale of Tampa Bay returns to Tampa Theatre’s historic stage to present Making Spirits Bright, a festive evening of holiday choral music, and experience the wonder of voices raised in song. The Master Chorale ...