In 1999, a handful of local movie-lovers had a challenging idea: to bring quality film to Old Town Winchester. We established ourselves as a non-profit group – Springboard Cultural Arts – and the Magic Lantern Theater project was born.
Our Next Presentation
DON’T THINK TWICE
April 15 at 4:00 p.m. at Barns of Rose Hill
April 29 at 4:30 p.m. at Museum of the Shenandoah Valley
The writer-director Mike Birbiglia (“Sleepwalk With Me”) returns to the standup comedy world with this bittersweet look at work and careers in today’s improv clubs. A member of an NYC troupe gets cast on a hit TV show – great for him, but leaving his best friends behind.
Rated R; 92 minutes.
THE BAND WAGON
Saturday, April 14 at 2:00 p.m.
at Handley Regional Library Auditorium
Free & Open to the Public
“The Bandwagon” is a quintessential Fred Astaire vehicle, which he shares with the luminous Cyd Charise, the British cabaret comedian, Jack Buchanan, Nanette Fabray and Oscar Levant.
The MLT has shifted its support model from memberships to a simpler, donation-based system. This gives all our supporters the opportunity to renew their commitments to the MLT at the same time. We think you’ll find it more convenient…and it saves us the labor and...read more
MLT’s mission is to provide a variety of film experiences to the community of the Winchester area while enhancing the life of the city’s historic downtown. This can mean bringing neighbors together for both indoor and outdoor showings of independent, foreign,...read more
The year 2017 will be one of transition between the MLT and you, our members and supporters. By the end of 2017, we plan to have phased out MLT memberships and to introduce a once-a-year support drive. We believe that the new system will be simpler to administer...read more