Sunrise Theater Calendar

Dr. Jekyll & Mr. Hyde Silent Film with Live Pianist Costumes & Cocktails at 6pm, Film at 7pm

Date: Saturday, October 26, 2019 6:00 pm

Jekyll Hyde flyerCome in costume to the Sunrise Theater’s Silent Movie screening of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and receive a free popcorn. Saturday, October 26 the evening will begin at 6pm with cocktails and costumes followed at 7pm with the 1920 feature film. The movie will be introduced by author and silent movie historian, Tim Lussier with live piano accompaniment provided by world-renowned composer, Nathan Shirley.

Based on the gothic novella by Robert Louis Stevenson, the film is about Dr. Henry Jekyll’s experiments with scientific means of revealing the hidden, dark side of man and how he releases a murderer from within himself. John Barrymore stars with Martha Mansfield in this horror classic that was the motivating factor of Vincent Price’s acting career.

Tickets are $15 reserved seating and are available online (click here), at the Sunrise office, or by calling 910-692-3611 Monday – Friday, noon and 5pm.

The festivities are sponsored by Swank Coffee Shoppe & Handmade Market and Boles Funeral Home & Crematory.

Watch the trailer here.