THS Director JOE MASHER was instrumental in securing equipment and working with the Board to bring first-run movies back to this rural and under-served area.
BRAVO to the Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop group for enhancing their long-standing stage offerings with film offerings as well. WAY TO GO, SCDW!! Check them out at http://www.scdw.net
MOVIES TO RETURN TO RIVOLI THEATER, SOUTH FALLSBURG.
The Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop, owners of the historic 1923 Rivoli Theater on Main Street in South Fallsburg, returned first-run movies to the theater beginning on Friday, June 29th.
“We’re thrilled to augment our exciting schedule of live plays and musicals with a movie program”, said workshop Board Member Jackie Perito. “We’re going to run movies all summer at times when we do not have a live event going on at the theater”.
Bringing movies back to the Rivoli marks the first time the theater has shown films since the late 1990’s, and is the only operating theater in Eastern Sullivan County. “The Rivoli will also be the lowest price first-run theater in the area, with ticket prices at $7.00 for all seats, all times” said Perito. The theater also has the lowest snack prices in the area.
The theater boasts a brand new big screen, new movie projector, and new popcorn machine.
Movie times, along with the latest Live Event times can be found on the workshop’s website at www.scdw.net, or by calling the Rivoli at (845) 436-5336.
About Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop
For sixty-two years, the Sullivan County Dramatic Workshop, Inc. (SCDW) has served the community with quality live performances. Over the past several seasons, greater numbers than ever of area residents and visitors enjoyed our shows which were received with critical acclaim. Several of our productions, two actors and one director were voted “Best of 2010” in the entire Hudson Valley in a poll of readers of the Times Herald Record. In 2011 the readers of the Times Herald Record poll named their production of Hairspray “Best Musical of 2011.”
In 1998, the SCDW purchased the Rivoli Theatre in South Fallsburg, New York, a 1923 Art Deco Theatre that has been granted Landmark Status in the National Registry of Historic Places.