Private Movie Screenings at the Colonial

11/17 Update – Rentals during Thanksgiving Weekend ( 11/27 – 11/29) are sold out.


Looking for a safe and intimate way to return to the movies? Enjoy a screening of our weekly films in the comfortable Berry Theatre for groups of up to 12 people!

Please read the information below to learn more about renting, safety, and pricing.

How It Works 

Rentals are available Thursdays – Sundays. When you rent out the space, you can be sure that you’ll have private access to ensure a safe movie-going experience. Our house management staff will clean before and after every private screening so that the space is clean and ready for the next private group. For a full description of cleaning protocols please click here. 

How Much Does It Cost?

Member Rental Price – $100

Public Rental Price – $125

*Please note that each of your guests can receive one free small popcorn as part of your package.

What Movie Can I Screen? 

PLEASE NOTE: Starting November 6, we will be reducing our operating days to only Friday, Saturday, Sunday, and Thursday each week.  Because of this, Berry Theatre rentals are also limited to those four days each week.

You will have the option to choose between one of the films screening at the Colonial that week. In addition, we are working hard to get titles as early as possible so you can plan ahead! Below are titles available from November to mid-December.

New Films Available for Private Screening

Ammonite (2020) – Available Friday, November 13th – Thursday, November 26th

Mank (2020) – Available Wednesday, November 25th – Thursday, December 3rd

Holiday Films Available for Private Screening

11/17 Update – Rentals during Thanksgiving Weekend ( 11/27 – 11/29) are sold out.

Planes, Trains, and Automobiles (1987) – Available  Friday, November 13th – Thursday, November 26th

The Santa Clause (1994) – Available Friday, November 20th – Wednesday, December 2nd

Frozen (2013) – Available Friday, November 27th – Thursday, December 10th

Monty Python and the Holy Grail  (1975) – Available Friday, November 27th – Thursday, December 3rd

Gremlins (1984) – Friday, November 27th – Thursday, December 3rd

Elf (2003) – Available Friday, December 4th – Thursday, December 17th

White Christmas (1954) – Available Friday, December 4th – Thursday, December 10th

Batman Returns (1992) – Available Friday, December 18th – Thursday, December 24th

It’s A Wonderful Life (1947) – Available Friday, December 18th – Thursday, December 24th

Trading Places (1983) – Available Friday, December 25th – Thursday, December 31st

Can I Choose My Own Movie to Screen?

No. You can only choose from the list of films we have scheduled for the week of your rental.

Is There A Limit To How Many People Can Attend? 

Yes. A maximum of 12 people (including yourself).

Am I Required To Wear A Mask?

Yes, unless you are sitting in the theatre eating. We ask that each of your rental guests follows the safety protocols which were laid out when the Colonial first reopened. You can the full list of safety protocols here.

Can I Bring In Outside Food 

No. All food and drink must be purchased from Colonial Concessions. Please note that as part of your package, each of your guests can receive one free small popcorn.

Ready To Rent?

Click here to fill out a rental form.

Click here to pay for your rental. 

Have Additional Questions? 

Please contact our General Manager, Scott Bauman to check availability and to answer any questions at scott@thecolonialtheatre.com.