We expect to have our first schedule posted here by the last week of December (hopefully earlier). We will be posting updates throughout the month of December leading up to our grand re-opening on January 2nd. The website will also undergo some changes during that time, making it more interactive.
Some press links: Charlatan Newspaper article Nov. 29th OSCAR article in PDF format Nov. 28th Centretown News article Nov. 22nd Ottawa Citizen article Nov. 17th CBC article about the take over Nov. 18th Paul Gordon talks with Adrian Harewood of All
The Mayfair Theatre – Ottawa’s oldest surviving movie theatre, and its last remaining cinema built before the Second World War – is getting new seats. Which means the old seats have to go somewhere. Which means you can buy them for $10 a pop. Our Seat-Sale is continuing today...we sold
Our seat sale will continue this weekend on Saturday (December 13th) and Sunday (December 14th) between 11am and 5pm. Previously-purchased seats will be available for pick-ups both these days.
Our schedule for January 2009 is now available for download in PDF format. Please click here for the dates and times. You can also find film descriptions and general information about our programming for the month.
I just wanted to thank everyone who showed up for the opening night screenings. I also wanted to apologize to all the people who couldn’t get in. The band did such a great job an had so much fun that we are planning another silent film/live music collaboration. The band
Ottawa Xpress review of Sukiyaki Western Django Ballast review by the Ottawa Sun, Jan. 16th 2009 Jay Stone talks with Spencer Rice about Confessions of a Porn Addict Jay Stone’s review of Ballast (Playing Jan. 16th-18th at the Mayfair)
The Mayfair is looking for someone or some group to donate a piano to the cinema. The plan is to do more silent film screenings with a piano player. Whoever donates a working pinao will get a gold pass for free movies for year. Thanks