Upcoming Events

Classics & Cocktails: JACKIE BROWN

Our Classics & Cocktails series wraps up with the 1997 Quentin Tarantino classic JACKIE BROWN on February 23rd at 7pm. We’ll be pairing the film with a fun specialty cocktail called the... [read more]

Heroes In Color: THE LAST DRAGON

About the film Leroy “Bruce Leeroy” Green embarks on a quest through the gritty streets of New York to complete his training and gain the level of martial arts mastery that will... [read more]

OU School of Film Winter Showcase

Ohio University School of Film presents a Winter Showcase featuring nine 2nd Year, Experimental and Sophomore short films The screening will take place at the Athena Cinema on March 1, 2024, at... [read more]


In conjunction with our next Paint & Sip event, we will be screening EXIT THROUGH THE GIFT SHOP on Saturday, March 2nd at 1:00 p.m.! Paint & Sip tickets and film tickets... [read more]


Calling all cinephiles and wannabe street artists! With the success of our “Trip to the Athena” Méliès-themed paint & sip, we are excited to announce our next movie-themed paint & sip event,... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Verdi’s LA FORZA DEL DESTINO

Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin conducts Verdi’s grand tale of ill-fated love, deadly vendettas, and family strife, with stellar soprano Lise Davidsen as the noble Leonora, one of the repertory’s most tormented—and thrilling—heroines.... [read more]

Sustainability Series: THE GREAT GREEN WALL

About the Film A landmass stretching uninterrupted for nearly 4000 miles, from Senegal on the Atlantic Coast to Djibouti on the coast of the Red Sea, Africa’s Sahel region serves as a... [read more]

From the Hills and Hollers: OCTOBER SKY with Dr. Amy Wolfe

About the film Based on the memoir Rocket Boys by American engineer Homer H. Hickman Jr., the film tells the story of four young men who, while growing up in the coal... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Gounod’s ROMEO ET JULIETTE

Two singers at the height of their powers—radiant soprano Nadine Sierra and tenor sensation Benjamin Bernheim—come together as the star-crossed lovers in Gounod’s sumptuous Shakespeare adaptation, with Met Music Director Yannick Nézet-Séguin... [read more]

Friends of India Present: RRR

“Forget streaming- the joy of the communal RRR theatrical experience is as much fun as you can have” — Variance Films RRR – Rise, Roar, Revolt! – is the story of comrades... [read more]

Moms Weekend: MAMMA MIA!

“It’s not easy being a mother. If it was, fathers would do it.” A film dedicated to the unconditional love between a mother and her child, MAMMA MIA is a worldwide sensation... [read more]

From the Hills and Hollers: CALLS FROM HOME: PRISON RADIO IN APPALACHIA with Sylvia Ryerson

About the film Sylvia, a young radio DJ, hosts “Calls from Home”, a weekly radio call-in show in rural Kentucky that sends messages and shouts-out to people incarcerated in prisons throughout Central... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Puccini’s LA RONDINE

Puccini’s bittersweet love story arrives in cinemas, with soprano Angel Blue starring as the French courtesan Magda, opposite tenor Jonathan Tetelman as Ruggero, an idealistic young man who offers her an alternative... [read more]

Sustainability Series: KISS THE GROUND

About the Film Hollywood superstar/activist Woody Harrelson narrates and stars in this timely documentary that promises to offer a real and viable solution to climate change: regenerating the Earth’s soil. By shifting... [read more]

The Met: Live in HD: Puccini’s MADAMA BUTTERFLY

Extraordinary soprano Asmik Grigorian tackles the demanding role of Cio-Cio-San, the loyal geisha at the heart of Puccini’s devastating tragedy. Tenor Jonathan Tetelman stars as the callous American naval officer Pinkerton, whose... [read more]