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
Adult (13 - 64) $7.00
Senior (65 & over) $6.00
Child (12 & Under) $6.00
As of January 6, 2023
Adult (13 - 64) $8.00
Senior (65 & over) $7.00
Child (12 & Under) $7.00
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.
80 for Brady
Synopsis: A group of friends made it their life-long mission to go to the Super Bowl and meet NFL superstar Tom Brady.
Starring: Rita Moreno, Sally Field, Jane Fonda
ACTIVE ADULT/SENIOR FREE MOVIE
The Ultimate Gift (2006)
Synopsis: A deceased billionaire leaves his spoiled adult grandson a series of odd tasks to perform in order to receive "the ultimate gift," with the resentful grandson having no idea what that might be.
Starring: Drew Fuller, James Garner, Abigail Breslin
FREE Admission thanks to the
Miscellaneous Fees & Charges may apply
|Rental Space as of January 1, 2023||Regular|
|CENTRAL THEATER includes use of theater & stage||$75/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 $5/combo
|$75 flat rate|
|JANITORIAL SERVICES||$30 flat rate|
Contact (309) 944-3603 to reserve the theater today.
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