Categories View

Category Name

Upcoming Events

Total Events

First Friday

RAIN OR SHINE! Admission is FREE - Parking is FREEGreat bands each month.Rotating food trucks all summer.All proceeds support the Sunrise Theater for free live concerts and community events year after year.Be sure to thank our Sponsors who make First Friday possible. No outside alcohol.ID required to purchase alcoholic beverages.One drink per person per purchase for beer & wine - It's the law!Beer & wine ticket sales end at 7:30pm. Please leave your fur babies at home. Dogs are not permitted on the greenspace, the events can get extremely crowded and the pavement temps are very high during our summers.    
6 6

Live Music

Live music events such as Night of Bluegrass and Blues Crawl. The venue is downtown Southern Pines.
4 8

Movies

Events in this category are full length feature motion pictures, generally new releases, but can include current and foreign films, for example. Movies are generally shown Fridays through Wednesdays. Saturday and Sundays often have afternoon matinees. Be sure to check The Sunrise Calendar for event times and dates.  
52 204

Summer Classic Series

Older films especially chosen for the Summer. Experience favorite classic movies in digital on the big screen. Many of these films are sponsored by local businesses.  
10 10

Performing Arts

Performing Arts includes plays, musicals and kids programs.
21 25

HD Live Series

High definition broadcasts of national and international events, such as the Metropolitan Opera and National Theater. These are broadcasts of live events directly to the Sunrise Theater.  
1 7

Metropolitan Opera

The Metropolitan Opera, commonly referred to as the "Met", is a company based in New York City, resident at the Metropolitan Opera House at the Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts. The company is operated by the non-profit Metropolitan Opera Association. The Metropolitan Opera is the largest classical music organization in North America. It presents about 27 different operas each year in a season which lasts from late September through May. The operas are presented in a rotating repertory schedule with up to seven performances of four different works staged each week.  
1 5

Bolshoi Ballet

The Bolshoi Ballet is an internationally renowned, classical ballet company which is based at the Bolshoi Theatre in Moscow, Russia. Founded in 1776, the Bolshoi is among the world's oldest ballet companies. It achieved worldwide acclaim early in the last century when Moscow became the capital of the country. The Bolshoi is recognised as one of the foremost ballet companies in Russia.
1 4

National Theater

National Theatre Live is an initiative operated by the Royal National Theatre in London, which broadcasts live via satellite, performances of their productions to movie theaters, cinemas and arts centres on the world.
1 1

Reserved

Reserved includes events not otherwise categorized, but for which the Sunrise Theater is committed. These events could include special events or activities.
2 5