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Central Theater

 

Your Hometown Movie Theater

Established in 1924 Central Theater, formerly known as 'The Geneseo Theater', has been a mainstay in downtown Geneseo for over 80 years.

Operated by the Geneseo Park District since 1996, this historic theater continues to offer state of the art entertainment at an affordable price.

The theater seats 177 and offers digital cinema projection with 7.1 Dolby surround sound. The digital conversion in 2012 means a higher quality motion picture and sound experience for the moviegoer.

Located in downtown Geneseo at
111 North State Street Geneseo, IL
(309) 944-3603

TICKET PRICES

Adult (13 - 64)  $7.00
Senior (65 & over)  $6.00
Child (12 & Under)  $6.00

Doors Open at 6:30pm for 7:10 pm Shows

Doors Open at 2:30pm for 3:10pm Sunday Show

All movies are played in a handicap accessible auditorium.

NOW SHOWING

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  • Due to new regulations from Governor JB Pritzker, IDPH and consultation with the Henry County Office of Emergency Management, BEGINNING AUGUST 30, 2021 FACE COVERINGS REQUIRED
    ALL INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE AGE 2 OR OVER & ABLE TO MEDICALLY TOLERATE A FACE COVERING SHALL BE REQUIRED TO COVER THEIR NOSE & MOUTH WITH A FACE COVERING WHEN IN AN INDOOR PUBLIC PLACE.  Complimentary masks are available at the concession stand.
    FACE COVERINGS MAY BE REMOVED: while actively eating or drinking
  • No outside food or drink.
  • Hand sanitizer is available at Central Theater.

AMERICAN UNDERDOG

American Underdog

Synopsis:  The story of NFL MVP and Hall of Fame quarterback Kurt Warner, who went from stocking shelves at a supermarket to becoming an American Football star.

Starring: Zachary Levi, Anna Paquin, Hayden Zaller
Rated:  PG | Run Time: 1 hr 52 mins

 

SHOWTIMES
7:10 pm Friday January 14 - Saturday January 15, 2022

3:10 pm Sunday January 16, 2022

7:10 pm Monday January 17 - Thursday January 20, 2022

ACTIVE ADULT/SENIOR FREE MOVIE

Trouble with the Curve (2012)

Trouble with the Curve

Synopsis: A daughter tries to remedy her dysfunctional relationship with her ailing father, a decorated baseball scout, by helping him in a recruiting trip which could be his last.

Starring: Clint Eastwood, Amy Adams, John Goodman
Rated:  PG-13 | Run Time: 1 hr 51 mins

 

SHOWTIMES
1:00 pm Wednesday February 9, 2022

FREE Admission
One FREE Small Pop & Popcorn Combo / person

Sponsored by Geneseo Park District Foundation

SPECIALS

 

Theater Rental

SAVAILABLE SPACE, EQUIPMENT AND MAXIMUM CAPACITY MAY BE LIMITED SUBJECT TO THE CURRENT STATE GUIDELINES.  PLEASE CALL (309) 944-5695 FOR MORE INFORMATION.

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Facility Rentals, Equipment Rentals & Birthday Parties Brochure


The Geneseo Park District's Central Theater is available to rent for your next event.

Miscellaneous Fees & Charges may apply
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Rental Space Regular
CENTRAL THEATER includes use of theater & stage $65/hour
EQUIPMENT includes the use of equipment and projectionist $35 flat rate
CONCESSIONS includes concessionaire and janitorial services.
Small drink & small popcorn combos may be purchased for an additional $4/combo
$60 flat rate
JANITORIAL SERVICES $25 flat rate

 

Contact (309) 944-3603 to reserve the theater today.

Enhance your next rental with a variety of equipment from the Park District!

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Let your hometown movie theater help you create a long-lasting impression

Why advertise at Central Theater?

Imagine the power of your message projected onto a giant wall-to-wall screen in brilliant color. Unlike other media, on-screen advertising gives you a unique opportunity to grab your customers attention.

On-Screen advertising is the most effective way to reach your target audience.Your message is received in the best possible environment - customers are a captive audience waiting to be entertained in a relaxed and enjoyable atmosphere.

Advertising on the big screen gives you a great way to manage your advertising budget effectively and actually see results.

Learn more by visiting Partnerships & Advertising

 

Upcoming Events

January 19

PARENT-LED PLAYGROUP

8:30 am - Noon on Wednesdays & Fridays
*No registration required. No play group held March 23 & 25, 2020

January 21

PARENT-LED PLAYGROUP

8:30 am - Noon on Wednesdays & Fridays
*No registration required. No play group held March 23 & 25, 2020

January 22

ROLLER-SKATING SATURDAYS

5:30 - 6:45 pm | 3rd Grade & under
7:00 - 9:00 pm | All Ages
SKATE RENTAL: $5.00 Limited skates & sizes available
FREE St. Patrick's Day Skate 3/12

All Upcoming Events