Concerts & Events

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Tickets to live concerts and events are non-refundable.
Online sales to Point Entertainment concerts end at 5PM on the day of the show.
After 5PM please come to the box office or call 610-917-1228 to order tickets.
Watch Al Stewart or Jake Shimabukuro recorded at the Colonial for the PBS show On Tour.

 

Colonial Punny Marquee Contest

Thu., April 30, 2020 thru Sun., May 31, 2020

YOU ASKED AND WE LISTENED!

Thank you to everyone who has supported the Colonial Theatre in our effort to spread smiles across the physical and virtual worlds with our marquee. NOW IT’S YOUR TURN!

 

 
Submit your punny film titles here –> https://forms.gle/srBWPEbkJ7uMsQhC6

Looking forward to seeing your ideas on the Colonial Marquee!

 

THE MARQUEE GALLERY

NO CLOSE ENCOUNTERS OF ANY KIND | March 18th . . .

Point Entertainment presents Steve Earle and The Dukes with special guests The Mastersons

Wed., June 10, 2020

Member Presale: March 19th at 12:00 pm | Public Onsale: March 20th at 12:00 pm 
Steve Earle returns to the Colonial with a brand new album, Ghosts of West Virginia. When asked about what drove him to craft his deeply evocative new album, Ghosts of West Virginia, Steve Earle says that he was interested in exploring a new approach to his songwriting. “I’ve already made the preaching-to . . .

BRE Presents Jon Anderson of YES with Paul Green Rock Academy

Sat., August 1, 2020

Due to the current state of events, the on-sale for this show has been postponed. We’re currently working hard to get a new on sale date in place, so please stay tuned to our website, Facebook, Twitter for updates as soon as they’re available. We appreciate the support, and hope you’re staying safe and healthy.
Tickets
$59 – $99

Tickets for all BRE presents concerts will be . . .

Point Entertainment Presents David Bromberg Big Band with Zephaniah Ohora

Fri., September 11, 2020

Member Presale: Wednesday, May 20th at 12:00 pm

Public Onsale: Thursday, May 21st at 10:00 am 

About the Artists
David Bromberg and his Big Band bring exuberant vocals, ace musicianship and a new album, “Big Road”, to The Colonial Theater. Still pushing boundaries, still an iconoclast, still unapologetically unique, Bromberg continues to explore his life’s journey via a path that might be considered “asymmetrical.” His musical expression . . .

The Room Live!

Sat., September 26, 2020

Directed by Tommy Wiseau. US. 2003. R. 99 minutes. Wiseau Films. Digital.

UPDATE 4.30.2020- This event has been rescheduled for September 26th, 2020.

Tickets purchased for the June 5th event will be honored for the rescheduled date. 

THE ROOM Live! with Greg Sestero in person.

Oh, Hi Mark!  The Colonial Theatre is absolutely thrilled to welcome Greg Sestero for a celebration of THE ROOM on its 17th Anniversary!  Prior to our screening of Tommy Wiseau’s wonderfully stupefying audience participation . . .

Polyester

Fri., October 9, 2020

Directed by John Waters. US. 1981. R. 1 hour 26 minutes. Warner Bros. Digital Restoration.

UPDATE 4.7.2020 – The screening of Polyester has been rescheduled for Friday, October 9th.

Tickets purchased for the April 17th  screening will be honored for the rescheduled date.

A frustrated housewife, Francine Fishpaw (Divine), tries to maintain her sanity while taking care of her dysfunctional household. Elmer (David Samson), her husband and the owner of an adult theater, is sleeping with his secretary, and her delinquent teen son, Dexter . . .

Hairspray

Sat., October 10, 2020

Directed by John Waters. US. 1988. PG. 1 hour 36 minutes. Warner Bros. Digital .

UPDATE 3.18.2020 – The screening of  Hairspray has been moved to Saturday, October 10th. 

Tickets purchased for the April 18th  concert will be honored for the rescheduled date.

When Tracy Turnblad (Ricki Lake), an overweight teen, auditions for a spot on a popular teen dance show, she beats out the spiteful Amber von Tussle (Colleen Fitzpatrick), winning over Amber’s boyfriend (Michael St. Gerard) in the process. After meeting . . .

Point Entertainment presents This Filthy World: An Evening with John Waters

Sat., October 10, 2020

UPDATE 3.18.2020 – This Filthy World: An Evening with John Waters has been rescheduled for October 10th. 

Tickets purchased for the April 18th  concert will be honored for the rescheduled date.

This Filthy World is John Waters’s rapid-fire one-man spoken word “vaudeville” act that celebrates the film career and joyously appalling taste of the man William Burroughs once called “The Pope of Trash”. Updated and expanded . . .

Point Entertainment Presents Al Stewart with the Empty Pockets

Fri., October 16, 2020

Member Presale: Wednesday May 20th at 12:00 pm

Public Onsale: Thursday May 21st at 10:00 am 

About the Artist
Al Stewart came to stardom as part of the legendary British folk revival in the sixties and seventies and developed the combination of folk-rock songs with delicately woven tales of the great characters and events from history. His career spans four decades as a key figure in British . . .

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

Sat., October 17, 2020

Directed by Jim Sharman. UK. 1975. R. 1 hour 40 minutes. Fox. Digital.

The Colonial is once again bringing The Rocky Horror Picture Show to the stage, complete with costume contest, pre-show, and full shadow cast. This show is NOT suitable for children. Anyone under 17 will not be admitted without a parent.

We will have prop bags with everything you’ll need for participation: available for purchase when doors open ($5). No confetti, rice, glass bottles, super-soakers, lighters, or food . . .

Point Entertainment presents Two Funny Philly Guys

Sat., October 24, 2020

UPDATE 5.12.20 – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR OCTOBER 24TH

Celebrate Big Daddy’s triumphant return to the stage as, along with Joe Conklin, Two Funny Philly Guys returns to the Colonial. This annual show is always a sell-out so don’t wait to get your tickets!

Comedian Joe Conklin has been a constant in Philadelphia radio for more than 20 years, with his spot-on impressions . . .

Point Entertainment presents An Evening with Gaelic Storm

Thu., December 17, 2020

UPDATE 5.4.20 – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN RESCHEDULED FOR DECEMBER 17TH.

Tickets purchased for the June 18th event will be honored for the rescheduled date. 

 

With seven #1 Billboard World Music Chart Albums, over 250 million streams on all platforms, over half a million albums sold and a dedicated, loyal fan base that boasts nearly one million social media followers, this multi-national, Celtic juggernaut grows stronger with each . . .

Point Entertainment presents The High Kings

Sat., February 27, 2021

UPDATE 3.18.2020 – The concert featuring The High Kings will be moved to February 27th, 2021.

Tickets purchased for the March 19 concert will be honored for the rescheduled date.

To say that The High Kings are charting a new course for Irish ballad music – equal parts rousing and reflective, energetic and insightful – is an understatement. They are leading a new and bright era for Irish folk music, and . . .