Special Events At The Drexel

2017 Drexel Gala


Thursday, October 12 at 6:00 p.m.

Save the Date!

2017 Drexel Gala

Location: The Lincoln Theatre & Ballroom
769 E. Long Street
Columbus, OH 43203

Contact Jessica Morris at .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) or 614.719.6614 for details.






Breathe Free - Encore Presentation


Thursday, August 31 at 8:30 p.m.

As the number of displaced people in the world exceeds 60 million, The Columbus Crossing Borders film, Breathe Free, allows an intimate look into the arduous journeys of those who have fled war, terror and persecution. Meet the artists who teach us empathy. Meet the support workers who teach us compassion. Meet the refugees.

Visit the Columbus Crossing Borders Project website: columbuscrossingbordersproject.com.

Donate $5 and reserve your seat HERE.






AMERICA’S GREATEST FILMS Series
Continues September 5


Tuesday, September 5 at 7:00 p.m. - Free Admission

America’s Greatest Films is a new film series offering free screenings of some of the country’s most beloved classic films. Made possible through the generous support of PNC, the series will screen one film on the first Tuesday of each month. Each presentation will include an introduction and post-film Q&A by Jonathan Sherman, associate professor of film at Kenyon College. Admission is free.

2016-17 AMERICA’S GREATEST FILMS
Doors open at 6:00pm. Screenings begin at 7:00pm. First come, first served. Admission is free.
- Some Like It Hot (1959) - Tuesday, September 5, 2017
- Do the Right Thing (1989) - Tuesday, October 3, 2017
- Double Indemnity (1944) - Tuesday, November 7, 2017
- Citizen Kane (1941) - Tuesday, December 5, 2017

All film titles are subject to change.






The Room


Saturday, September 9 at Midnight

The Room is an electrifyingly funny cult black comedy audience participation movie about love, passion, betrayal and lies. Writer/director Tommy Wiseau stars as Johnny, a successful banker who feels so badly wronged by those nearest and dearest to him that he finds himself asking, can you ever really trust anyone? The Room screens on the second Saturday at Midnight every month at the Drexel. Tickets are $6.50 and $5.50 for students.








"Shock Around the Clock"
9th Annual Ohio 24-Hour Horror Marathon


Noon, October 14 - Noon, October 15

A NIGHT OF UNBRIDLED CINEMATIC MADNESS! 24 HOURS OF TERROR! It's SHOCK AROUND THE CLOCK, the 9th Annual Ohio 24-Hour Horror Marathon.

It's back! SHOCK AROUND THE CLOCK, the 9th Annual Ohio 24-Hour Horror Marathon, returns for another scream-drenched rotation of the planet from Noon, Saturday October 14th until Noon, Sunday October 15th! This year's Marathon features a tribute to the life of George A. Romero, with fan favorite CREEPSHOW and the underrated MARTIN. Plus the OHIO PREMIERES of REPLACE and SEQUENCE BREAK, THE SILENCE OF THE LAMBS, a tribute to Bill Paxton with NEAR DARK in 35mm, the black and white classic CAT PEOPLE, David Lynch's ERASERHEAD, and much, much, more!

Tickets for SHOCK AROUND THE CLOCK are $40 in advance, $45 at the door, and can be purchased at the Drexel box office (2254 E. Main St.), Laughing Ogre Comics (4258 N. High St.), and via www.horrormarathon.com (where you can also find all the latest updates and the full film lineup). Get your sleep now, for come October there'll be no rest for the wicked!