Columbia County's center for culture & the performing arts in Southeast Washington
Owned and operated by Touchet Valley Arts Council in historic Dayton, Washington
Liberty Theater's Annual Appeal Nov-February.
The Valley Giving Guide 2023
(online donations forum for all local nonprofits, with matching Bonus Pool funds again)
is OPEN now through December 31.
Visit VGG website: https://www.valleygivingguide.org/organizations/the-liberty-theater
There are more details on our Support page.
The Little Mermaid PHOTO ALBUM is now ONLINE Click Here For private use only.
KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON
Based on David Grann's broadly lauded best-selling book, KILLERS OF THE FLOWER MOON is set in 1920s Oklahoma and depicts the serial murder of members of the oil-wealthy Osage Nation, a string of brutal crimes that came to be known as the Reign of Terror.
Don’t miss Leonardo DiCaprio in "the best performance of his entire career.”
DIRECTOR: Martin Scorsese
SCREENPLAY: Martin Scorsese, Eric Roth
CAST: Leonardo DiCaprio, Robert De Niro, Jesse Plemons, Lily Gladstone
RATED: R for violence, some grisly images, and language
RUNTIME: 207 (3 hr 27 min)
THE HUNGER GAMES: THE BALLAD OF SONGBIRDS & SNAKES
Return to The Hunger Games, with Lionsgate’s adaptation of Suzanne Collins’ #1 New York Times Bestseller The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes. Years before he would become the tyrannical President of Panem, 18-year-old Coriolanus Snow (Tom Blyth) is the last hope for his fading lineage, a once-proud family that has fallen from grace in a post-war Capitol. RATED: PG-13 for strong violent content and disturbing material.
RUNTIME: 157 min.
TROLLS BAND TOGETHER
Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake return for the new chapter in DreamWorks Animation’s musical franchise: Trolls Band Together. After two films of true friendship and relentless flirting, Poppy (Anna Kendrick) and Branch (Justin Timberlake) are now officially, finally, a couple. RATED: PG for some mild rude and suggestive humor. RUNTIME: 91 min.
WONKA DEC 29- JAN 02 Based on the extraordinary character at the center of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, Roald Dahl’s most iconic children’s book, “Wonka” tells the wondrous story of how the world’s greatest inventor, magician and chocolate-maker became the beloved Willy Wonka we know today. RATED: PG for some violence, mild language and thematic elements. RUNTIME: 116 min
East Coast New Year's Eve celebration
Dec 31, 2023
7 pm special movie (Sleepless in Seattle, Tom Hanks and Meg Ryan, 1993)
9 pm Sparkling toast to East Coast New Year,
Special one-price $25 per person includes movie,
a glass of champagne or sparkling cider, and
Liberty Theater's famous hors d'oeuvres.
January Live Comedy
SENIORS OF THE SAHARA
By Barbara Pease Weber
Performance Dates: 01/26/2024 – 01/28/2024
Tickets $12 - $15 - $18 will go one sale in mid December
MOVIE AUDIO IMPROVED October 15
The volume and clarity of movie dialog is now much better after technical adjustments from our movie equipment vendor. Thank you for being patient with us!
And we have ordered the new model of a key component of our Dolby audio system.
MOVIE ON-SCREEN CAPTIONS
In response to requests saying that dialog is often hard to understand, we will be showing
on-screen captions on SUNDAYS and TUESDAYS for all movies, when available.
Box Office Hours:
2-5 pm Tuesday & Friday
in person or phone 382-1380
Regular movie times
Fri. & Sat. 7:30 pm
Sunday 3:00 pm
Tuesday 6:30 pm (not 7:30)
All regular movie tickets are sold at the door, open seating, no reservations.
We use reservations for live performances. Available online or through the Box Office
Masks are optional, but recommended if you are at high risk from COVID-19, influenza, or RSV.
to help sell concessions,
and help clean up after.
You get a free movie, soda and popcorn if you agree to stay and clean up.
Please contact Debbie at 382-1380
Sarah Shutters, the Director of our 2022 production The Sound Of Music, was selected for the Rising Star Youth Award 2023 for Philanthropy by Blue Mountain Community Foundation. In these photos Sarah has just been presented the award by Kol Medina from BMCF. The formal presentation was made at a banquet March 3, 2023.
Blue Mountain Community Foundation Philanthropy Awards.
Click HERE to view the Liberty Theater Closure/Cancellation Policy, and No-Refund Policy.
ReStart Washington Grant Fiscal Year 2022 and 2023
Liberty Theater is thankful for awards totaling $ 4,200 from Coronavirus State Fiscal Recovery Funds, for general operating expenses incurred for our program.
This program is supported, in part, by a grant from the Washington State Arts Commission (now also known as “ArtsWA”) and the National Endowment for the Arts.
Thanks to OCF and the C.M. Bishop Jr. Family Fund for ongoing valuable support during COVID-19.
Our thanks to Humanities Washington, affiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities, for generous support during COVID-19.
Support during COVID-19 was made possible in part by the National Endowment for the Humanities: Exploring the Human Endeavor
Thanks to PSE for funds to enhance the safety of our building.
Thanks to ALL IN WA, all its donors for Matching Funds for our 2020 Annual Appeal thru BMCF Charitable Gift Guide. Thanks also to Seattle Foundation for their role in the effort
Thank you to the National Endowment for the Arts for their support, through ArtsWA.
Thanks to Blue Mountain Community Foundation for partnering with us both in our Summer kids program, and in our balcony remodel project. Learn about it HERE.
Thanks to Innovia for repeated support of our Summer Cultural Enrichment Program through Columbia County Children's Fund.
Thanks to the Murdock Trust for support in the original building purchases and renovations of the Liberty Theater and Annex renovation.
Thanks to the Sherwood Trust for support in the original building purchases and renovations of the Liberty Theater and Annex renovation.
Thanks to ArtsWA (The Washington State Arts Commission), and the Washington State Department of Commerce for a CARES Act grant to support operations during COVID-19.