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Guest Presentations

The Colonial Theatre is proud to host community events presented by other organizations, providing a space for local groups and individuals to present films, concerts, conferences, fundraisers, and their own special events.

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Firebird Theatre presents Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat

Fri., December 14, 2018 thru Sat., December 15, 2018

Presented by Firebird Theatre

Join us for Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat performed by the very talented local young actors of Firebird Theatre Company, ages 7-18. Celebrating its 50th anniversary, this popular Andrew Lloyd Weber/Tim Rice musical reimagines the Biblical story of Joseph, his father Jacob, eleven brothers, and the coat of many colors. Told entirely through song, the musical follows preferred son Joseph who, after being sold into slavery by . . .


Sun., December 16, 2018

Directed by Partha Sarathi Manna. India. In Bengali with English subtitles. 2018. NR. 2 hours 15 minutes. Shreyant Films. Digital.

Ratul, a village boy, has set out to make an Oscar-nominated film after dreaming about the award calling his name. What follows next is an absolute laugh riot and chaos, as the entire village joins hands with Ratul.

Ticket prices do not include the $1 per ticket Service Fee. Tickets available with cash, check or credit card at the Colonial Theatre Box Office, or online . . .

The Oberufer Shepherd’s Play

Sat., December 22, 2018

All ages. 60 minutes. Live.
Presented by The Christian Community

One of a cycle of three plays, the Shepherds’ Play is a medieval Nativity play performed annually in many places and languages around the world. Partly in music and verse, with humorous camaraderie and profound reverence, it brings joy to performers and audiences, young and old. With a message that goes beyond cultural or historical specifics, it speaks of ‘That Holy Thing which shall be born of thee…’ as the . . .

Theatre Organ Open Console

Sat., February 23, 2019

Presented by TOSDV

Ever wanted to play the 3/24 Wurlitzer Theatre Pipe Organ? Now you can! Everyone from first-timers, amateurs and professionals will have a chance to bring the mighty Wurlitzer to life during our open console event. You’ll also have an opportunity to enter the pipe chambers to see the inner workings of the organ. Plus, we’ll demonstrate how the organ is capable of storing, within its memory . . .

Silent Film with Live Theatre Organ Accompaniment

Sun., March 24, 2019

Presented by TOSDV

Come and enjoy an afternoon of fun entertainment! The show will consist of 2 silent movies (TBD) with accompaniment by Glenn Hough, a member of the Theatre Organ Society of the Delaware Valley and an accomplished entertainer. Glenn has delighted our audiences on numerous occasions and is very well known for his concertizing in the tri-state area.
This program benefits the Theatre Organ Society of the Delaware Valley (TOSDV . . .

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