(WNY News Now) – Jamestown’s iconic Reg Lenna Center for the Arts is set to host a special screening of the beloved cult classic, ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show,’ this Friday, October 27th at 10 p.m. in an event that promises a raucous and unforgettable cinematic experience.
Jamestown – In a thrilling revival of cult cinema, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” is returning to the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts on Friday, October 27th at 10 p.m. Fans of the timeless classic can expect an unforgettable night at the movies.
The story follows the misadventures of Brad and Janet, played by Barry Bostwick and Susan Sarandon, who find themselves stranded during a storm with a flat tire. Seeking refuge, they stumble upon the eerie mansion of Dr. Frank-N-Furter, portrayed by the legendary Tim Curry, a charismatic transvestite scientist. Their journey takes an unexpected turn as innocence gives way to a bizarre and wild world filled with eccentric characters, including a motorcycle-riding Meat Loaf and a creepy butler played by Richard O’Brien.
“The Rocky Horror Picture Show” is not for the faint of heart, earning its R rating with a blend of elaborate dances, rock songs, and boundary-pushing themes. The highlight of the evening is Frank-N-Furter’s unveiling of his latest creation, a muscular man named “Rocky.”
For those interested in attending this special screening, the ticket price is set at $15. Additionally, a $5 “Fun Pack” will be available for purchase, including various items essential for active audience participation, such as rice, playing cards, glow sticks, and mini-gloves. True to tradition, expect strong language and enthusiastic shouting from fellow audience members.
It’s important to note that ticket prices for Movies at The Reg typically stand at $7 for regular screenings and $6 for family-oriented films, with a $1 restoration fee added. However, special movie engagements, like “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” have unique pricing.
Tickets can be purchased on Monday and Friday between 12 p.m. and 5 p.m., as well as on Wednesday between 12 p.m. and 8 p.m. You can secure your spot by calling 716.484.7070 or by visiting the official website at reglenna.com.
Don’t miss this opportunity to relive the quirky and iconic world of “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” at the Reg Lenna Center for the Arts, where audience participation and the celebration of a cult classic are not just encouraged but expected.