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Special Events in the Western U.S. outside of the L.A. Metro area

Special Events in the Western U.S. outside of the L.A. Metro area

This events guide features all the information we have on events in the Western U.S. outside of the L.A. Metro area. The guide covers theatres featured on this website so you may wish to check local listings for any additional theatre tours available in the Western U.S. outside of the L.A. Metro area. Enjoy your event!



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Fox Theater Bakersfield

Fox Theater Bakersfield

California (outside the L.A. Metro area)


“Grease”

28th September 2021, 7pm

Good girl Sandy Olsson and greaser Danny Zuko fell in love over the summer. When they unexpectedly discover they’re now in the same high school, will they be able to rekindle their romance?.

“Grease” (1978), Rated PG, duration 1h 50min. Part of the Historic Bakersfield Fox Cults & Classics series.

Bring your student or military ID to the box office to purchase a buy one get one free offer. Season passes are also on sale at the following link and give you access to all 18 films plus a free small popcorn at each screening – all for $55 – bit.ly/SeasonPassFox Link opens in new window

7pm (Doors 6pm), Tickets $5.

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Orpheum Theatre, Phoenix

Orpheum Theatre, Phoenix

American Southwest


“Some Like It Hot”

“Some Like It Hot”

28th September 2021, 6:30pm

The Friends of the Orpheum Theatre Link opens in new window in partnership with Downtown Phoenix, Inc., announce a new classic film series at the Orpheum Theatre.

The second film in our nod to the classics is the Academy-award winning film, Some Like It Hot! Starring the incomparable Marilyn Monroe, Some Like It Hot is one to be experienced in Phoenix’s original movie house.

Guests are invited to enjoy the digitally remastered classic in one of the most beautiful and historic venues in downtown Phoenix. Expect some theatrical surprises throughout the show, making this a once in a lifetime cinematic experience.

6:30pm, tickets $16 (child 12 and under $11).

Click here to go to the event website. Link opens in new window

Fox Theater Bakersfield

Fox Theater Bakersfield

California (outside the L.A. Metro area)


“Donnie Darko”

4th October 2021, 7pm

After narrowly escaping a bizarre accident, a troubled teenager is plagued by visions of a man in a large rabbit suit who manipulates him to commit a series of crimes.

“Donnie Darko” (2001), Rated R, duration 1h 53min. Part of the Historic Bakersfield Fox Cults & Classics series.

Bring your student or military ID to the box office to purchase a buy one get one free offer. Season passes are also on sale at the following link and give you access to all 18 films plus a free small popcorn at each screening – all for $55 – bit.ly/SeasonPassFox Link opens in new window

7pm (Doors 6pm), Tickets $5.

Click here to go to the event website. Link opens in new window

Fox Theater Bakersfield

Fox Theater Bakersfield

California (outside the L.A. Metro area)


“A Nightmare on Elm Street”

15th October 2021, 7:30pm

The monstrous spirit of a slain child murderer seeks revenge by invading the dreams of teenagers whose parents were responsible for his untimely death.

“A Nightmare on Elm Street” (1984), Rated R, duration 1h 31min.

7:30pm (Doors 6:30pm), Tickets $7.

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Fox Theater Bakersfield

Fox Theater Bakersfield

California (outside the L.A. Metro area)


“The Birds”

18th October 2021, 7pm

A wealthy San Francisco socialite pursues a potential boyfriend to a small Northern California town that slowly takes a turn for the bizarre when birds of all kinds suddenly begin to attack people.

“The Birds” (1963), Rated PG-13, duration 1h 59min. Part of the Historic Bakersfield Fox Cults & Classics series.

Bring your student or military ID to the box office to purchase a buy one get one free offer. Season passes are also on sale at the following link and give you access to all 18 films plus a free small popcorn at each screening – all for $55 – bit.ly/SeasonPassFox Link opens in new window

7pm (Doors 6pm), Tickets $5.

Click here to go to the event website. Link opens in new window

Orpheum Theatre, Phoenix

Orpheum Theatre, Phoenix

American Southwest


“Creature from the Black Lagoon”

“Creature from the Black Lagoon”

26th October 2021, 6:30pm

The Friends of the Orpheum Theatre Link opens in new window in partnership with Downtown Phoenix, Inc., announce a new classic film series at the Orpheum Theatre.

The third film in our nod to the classics is Creature from the Black Lagoon! This is the perfect film to round out the spooky Halloween season and is definitely one to be experienced in Phoenix’s original movie house.

Guests are invited to enjoy the digitally remastered classic in one of the most beautiful and historic venues in downtown Phoenix. Expect some theatrical surprises throughout the show, making this a once in a lifetime cinematic experience.

6:30pm, tickets $16 (child 12 and under $11).

Click here to go to the event website. Link opens in new window

Fox Theater Bakersfield

Fox Theater Bakersfield

California (outside the L.A. Metro area)


** CANCELED ** “The Rocky Horror Picture Show”

30th October 2021, 11:59pm

** THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED **

Get ready to be thrilled, chilled and fulfilled once again when The Rocky Horror Picture Show makes its way back to The Historic Bakersfield Fox Theater!

It’s the 45th Anniversary + 1 (plus one since we didn’t get to celebrate the 45th Anniversary last year) and live shadow cast The Velvet Darkness is also returning to our stage. Make sure to order your custom designed t-shirts by Chris Borbon and prop bags at check out and “give yourself over to absolute pleasure” on October 30, 2021.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show is Rated R and anyone under 17 will need a parent or guardian present to be admitted. No outside props will be allowed. Bag Checks will be enforced.

Doors Open: 11pm. Tickets: $5 / $10 / $15 / $20.

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Fox Theater Bakersfield

Fox Theater Bakersfield

California (outside the L.A. Metro area)


“The Monster Square”

30th October 2021, 7:30pm

A young group of monster fanatics attempt to save their hometown from Count Dracula and his monsters.

“The Monster Squad” (1997), Rated PG-13, duration 1h 19min.

7:30pm (Doors 6:30pm), Tickets $7.

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Fox Theater Bakersfield

Fox Theater Bakersfield

California (outside the L.A. Metro area)


“UHF”

8th November 2021, 7pm

An unemployed visionary becomes the manager of a local television station. The station becomes a success, with all sorts of hilarious sight gags and wacky humor.

“UHF” (1990), Rated PG-13, duration 1h 37min. Part of the Historic Bakersfield Fox Cults & Classics series.

Bring your student or military ID to the box office to purchase a buy one get one free offer. Season passes are also on sale at the following link and give you access to all 18 films plus a free small popcorn at each screening – all for $55 – bit.ly/SeasonPassFox Link opens in new window

7pm (Doors 6pm), Tickets $5.

Click here to go to the event website. Link opens in new window

Orpheum Theatre, Phoenix

Orpheum Theatre, Phoenix

American Southwest


“Psycho”

“Psycho”

30th November 2021, 6:30pm

The Friends of the Orpheum Theatre Link opens in new window in partnership with Downtown Phoenix, Inc., announce a new classic film series at the Orpheum Theatre.

The Friends of the Orpheum Theatre in partnership with Downtown Phoenix, Inc., announce a new classic film series at the Orpheum Theatre – Phoenix. The final film in our nod to the classics is Psycho! Featuring the infamous hotel Westward Ho and the Downtown Phoenix skyline of 1960, Psycho is one to be experienced in Phoenix’s original movie house.

Guests are invited to enjoy the digitally remastered classic in one of the most beautiful and historic venues in downtown Phoenix. Expect some theatrical surprises throughout the show, making this a once in a lifetime cinematic experience.

6:30pm, tickets $16 (child 12 and under $11).

Click here to go to the event website. Link opens in new window

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