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  • MET OPERA RETURNS TO THE SUNRISE - Encore Performances in April & May

    Met Opera encore performances return to the Sunrise Theater this April and May..     TOSCA (Puccini)    Saturday, April 17 & Thursday, April 22    1:30pm / Approx runtime: 3:17     PORGY & BESS (The Gershwin’s)    Saturday, May 15 & Thursday, May 20    1:30pm / Approx runtime: 3:40     Tickets: $22 each for 2020-21 Met Sunrise Season Subscribers and $27 for all others. ...

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  • ENTER TO WIN A SUNRISE MOVIE PACK

    The Oscars will be awarded on Sunday, April 25. During the month of April, the Sunrise will be screening four of the BEST PICTURE nominees. Watch them all and pick the winner for a chance to win a Sunrise Movie Pack (4 movie passes, 4 popcorn tickets). Every ticket purchased for an Oscar-nominated film in April receives a Sunrise ballot. The more...

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  • OSCAR NOMINATED SHORT FILMS - Available in the Sunrise Virtual Theater through April 25

    This exclusive release features the year’s most spectacular short films. For a limited time all three categories are available to watch at home through the Sunrise Virtual Theater.     Each nominee is released in one of three distinct feature-length compilations according to their category of nomination: Live Action, Animation, or Documentary.      Watch the...

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  • TRIAL OF THE CHICAGO 7 - April 23 & 24 - Inside the Sunrise Theater

    R | 2h 9min | Drama, History, Thriller     Written & Directed by Aaron Sorkin     Nominated for 6 Oscars including Best Picture, Supporting Actor, Screenplay, Film Editing, Cinematography, and Original Song     The story of 7 people on trial stemming from various charges surrounding the uprising at the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago,...

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  • NOMADLAND - Returns to the Sunrise Sunday, April 25 @ 2pm for One Encore Screening

    Encore - One Showing Only    R | 1h 48min | Drama   Stars Frances McDormand    Nominated for 6 Oscars including Best Picture, Lead Actress, Director, Adapted Screenplay, Film Editing, and Cinematography    Following the economic collapse of a company town in rural Nevada, Fern (McDormand) packs her van and sets off on the road exploring a life outside of...

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  • MARKETPLACE ON THE SUNRISE SQUARE - April 24, 10am - 4pm

    An Outdoor Market Featuring a Variety of Local Small Businesses & Artisans   Free and Open to the Public - Masks Required      Shop the Sunrise's open air Marketplace. The Marketplace provides Broad Street shoppers access to more local small businesses, artisans, and organizations. These vendors will have pop-up shops scattered around the Sunrise Square...

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  • STREET GANG: HOW WE GOT TO SESAME STREET - in the Sunrise April 30 & May 1

    PG | 1h 47min | Documentary      Street Gang will take us inside the minds and hearts of the Sesame Street creators to help us understand not only how they produced this groundbreaking show, but also what it was like to be at the center of a cultural and social phenomenon. Street Gang concentrates on the most experimental and groundbreaking period of...

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  • THE SOUND OF MUSIC (1965) - Mother's Day Special Event in the Sunrise May 9

    SPONSORED BY KNICKERS LINGERIE    G | 2h 52min | Biography, Drama, Family     A tuneful, heartwarming story, it is based on the real life story of the Von Trapp Family singers, one of the world's best-known concert groups in the era immediately preceding World War II. Julie Andrews plays the role of Maria, the tomboyish postulant at an Austrian abbey who...

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  • OUTDOOR MOVIES ON THE SUNRISE SQUARE

    Outdoor movies are shown on the Sunrise Square, the park located beside the theater. The park is surrounded with walls of tents for an enclosed theater setting. Nineteen circles are painted on the park, six feet apart, and can accommodate up to five people. Additional circles are available for larger groups. Circles can be purchased in advance...

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  • MAMMA MIA! (2008) - Playing at the Outdoor Theater May 7 & 8

    SPONSORED BY KNICKERS LINGERIE      PG-13 | 1h 48min | Comedy, Musical, Romance      Donna (Meryl Streep), an independent hotelier in the Greek islands, is preparing for her daughter's wedding with the help of two old friends. Meanwhile Sophie, the spirited bride, has a plan. She secretly invites three men from her mother's past in hope of meeting her real...

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  • NATIONAL LAMPOON'S VACATION (1983) - Playing at the Outdoor Theater June 18 & 19

    SPONSORED BY SWANK COFFEE SHOPPE      R | 1h 38min | Adventure, Comedy     Accompanied by their children (Dana Barron, Anthony Michael Hall), Clark Griswold (Chevy Chase) and his wife, Ellen (Beverly D'Angelo), are driving from Illinois to a California amusement park. As Clark increasingly fixates on a beautiful woman driving a sports car, the Griswolds deal...

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  • TICKET SALES FOR DOCUMENTARY ON HOMELESSNESS TO BENEFIT FAMILY PROMISE OF MOORE COUNTY

    NO ADDRESS     1h 15min | Documentary       NO ADDRESS is a new documentary that focuses on issues of homelessness, Normally, ticket sales are split between the film studio and the Sunrise Theater. For this special documentary, the Sunrise is giving all proceeds to Family Promise of Moore County, a local non-profit organization. For over 20 years, Family Promise...

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  • RENT THE SUNRISE THEATER

    RENT THE THEATER FOR DATE NIGHTS, VIDEO GAME EVENTS, PARTIES, BOOK CLUBS, OR EVEN FAMILY NIGHTS TO WATCH HOME MOVIES ON THE BIG SCREEN.      What event would you host in the beautiful, historic theater?     Choose from a variety of packages or build your own.     DATE NIGHT:  $150   • Up to 10 guests• For private use only. Seats and tickets not for resale or...

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  • HOST A PRIVATE SCREENING OF FILMS SHOWING IN THE SUNRISE THEATER

    Reserve the entire Sunrise Theater for a private screening of films currently showing in the theater.   Prices start at $260 for up to 20 guests for most films. Additional guests may be added at $12 each for up to 50 people.  FILMS AVAILABLE:    MinariThe FatherTrial of the Chicago 7NomadlandGodzilla TIMES AVAILABLE   Mondays - Thursdays: 10am - noon, 2pm -...

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  • 2021 SUNRISE THEATER SUMMER CAMPS 

    Camps are divided by grades with some overlap to accommodate summer schedules. Each camper will learn acting, singing, and movement techniques as well as respect, public speaking and creative thinking in a fun and nurturing environment. Camps are Monday through Friday from 9am – noon and end with two performances open to the family and friends on Friday...

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  • SUNRISE VIRTUAL THEATER - WHERE EVERY NIGHT IS MOVIE NIGHT

      Welcome to the Sunrise Virtual Theater... where you can watch a movie where you want - when you want! The Sunrise Virtual Theater brings new films to the safety and comfort of your home. Through partnerships with several studios, we’re able to bring movies to the community that were cancelled due to the shutdown. Movies are $3-12 which is split...

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  • POST YOUR SPECIAL MESSAGE ON THE SUNRISE MARQUEE

    Create the photo op of a lifetime by renting the Sunrise marquee! Wish a Happy Birthday to someone special, congratulate a new retiree, or welcome a new baby. Even make your marriage proposal stand out! Download the rental application and email it to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloak1da15547d493be29a1985fb6e6d4e4f6').innerHTML =...

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  • Temple Theatre's Steel Magnolias | Live at the Sunrise!

    STEEL MAGNOLIAS AT THE SUNRISE      We are working closely with the Temple Theatre to bring STEEL MAGNOLIAS live performances to the Sunrise as originally planned. We really appreciate your patience!    The show is currently scheduled for October, 2021. Current ticketholders from the original date will have first dibs on the new dates so hang onto your...

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  • Free Daily Metropolitan Opera Performances At Home!

    The Sunrise Theater is happy to announce free Met Opera encore performances available nightly. This is a great way for opera lovers to stay connected to the Met Opera Live in HDprogram while the Met stage is dark.  The nightly encore presentations will continue for the duration of the Met’s closure. Every night, a different complete operatic gem...

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  • HEALTH & SAFETY POLICIES

    Reopening the Sunrise is a slow and careful process. We've studied the regulations and health & safety guidelines then applied them meticulously to our theater.  The health and safety of all guests, volunteers, and staff is our priority. Special filters have been added to our HVAC system to further improve the air quality. Throughout the day,...

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  • AmazonSmile

    AmazonSmile is a great way for shoppers to donate to the Sunrise at Amazon's expense! AmazonSmile is a website operated by Amazon that lets customers enjoy the same wide selection of products, low prices, and convenient shopping features as on Amazon.com. The difference is that when customers shop on AmazonSmile (smile.amazon.com), the AmazonSmile...

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