Special Events At The Drexel

AMERICA’S GREATEST FILMS Series Continues April 4

Tuesday, April 4 at 7:00 p.m.

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.

Doors open at 6:30pm. Screenings begin at 7pm. First come, first served. Admission is free.
- Schindler's List (1993) - Tuesday, April 4, 2017
- Annie Hall (1977) - Tuesday, May 2, 2017
- Hitchock's Rear Window (1954) - Tuesday, June 6, 2017
- West Side Story (1961) - Tuesday, July 11, 2017*
- Midnight Cowboy (1969) - Tuesday, August 1, 2017
- 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, April 8 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.

Main Event Night Out
Live Improv!

Friday, April 21 - 7:00 p.m.

The Main Event brings you live improv!

Acclaimed as Critic’s Choice in The Chicago Tribune, A-LIST in the Chicago Sun-Times, READER Recommended and Shortlisted, and hailed as “Nothing Short of Genius” by NPR! This show is a feat of improvisation – a two person, fully improvised musical play. The players get one suggestion to inspire theme through an opening number, create characters and storylines inspired by the theme, and effortlessly weave the strings together to discover one piece. Not one ounce of music has been pre-conceived before the show begins.

Funny, beautiful, and charming, HERE has been called groundbreaking, and “has shown something new and amazing is possible in improvisation” by audiences around the globe. Performed by veteran improvisers Tara DeFrancisco & Rance Rizzutto (feat. musical direction by rotating artists); Inspiration from you, the audience.

Show starts at 7pm, Food Truck, Concessions open at 6pm!
Tickets are $5 when purchased in advance, $7 at door. Adults only. Purchase tickets HERE.

Have kiddos? Piccadilly is offering their Parent Playdate. Drop off at 6pm, Pickup 9pm. Go to piccadillydally.com for playdate signup info.