Avalon Docs

Provocative and timely documentaries that explore fascinating true-life stories. Screenings are held every other 1st Wednesday, in February, April, June, August, October and December.

Upcoming Films

Maya Angelou: And Still I Rise
(nr) 114 min
in English

Poet and passionate activist Maya Angelou inspired generations with lyrical modern African-American thought that pushed boundaries. From her upbringing in the Depression-era South to her work with Malcolm X in Ghana to her inaugural speech for President Bill Clinton, this film takes us on an incredible journey through the life of a true American icon.

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One Show Only!
Wed, Dec 7 at 8PM
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Admission (as of July 1, 2016): $12.25 Adults, $9.00 Matinee Shows, $9.50 Seniors (62+), $9.75 Students, $9.25 Children (12 & under) and Military, $8.00 Avalon Members, $7.00 Seniors who are Avalon Members.
Same rates apply to Wednesday Signature Series programs. Avalon Members must purchase their discounted tickets at the box office.

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