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April
Ballet 422
April 17, 2015  to  April 30, 2015
Ballet 422 (2015)
Rating: PG (for language) Musical & Performing Arts , Documentary. 1 hr. 12 min.

Cinematographer and documentarian Jody Lee Lipes crafts an intimate, fly-on-the-wall documentary offering a rare peek into the highly-guarded world of professional ballet. The film shadows Justin Peck, the 25-year old choreographer of the New York City Ballet, as he undertakes the Herculean task of creating the company's 422nd original piece while simultaneously fulfilling his role as a Corps de Ballet member. Lipes chronicles Peck's creative process from its embryonic stages to its highly anticipated premiere, quietly observing as he balances a roster of musicians, designers, and dancers from this famed institution. Ballet 422 is a powerful celebration of the skill and endurance of Peck and his fellow NYCB dancers-as well as those who remain hidden in the wings.(C) Tribeca Film Festival

Friday, April 17th...........................NO SHOWINGS
Saturday, April 18th................................NO SHOWINGS
Sunday, April 20th................................2:30pm, 4:00, 5:30pm, 7:30pm
Monday, April 20th................................5:30pm & 7:30pm
Tuesday, April 21st................................5:30pm
Wednesday, April 22nd................................5:30pm & 7:30pm
Thursday, April 23rd................................5:30pm & 7:30pm
Friday, April 24th...........................NO SHOWINGS
Saturday, April 25th................................NO SHOWINGS
Sunday, April 26th................................5:30pm, 7:30pm
Monday, April 27th................................5:30pm
Tuesday, April 28th................................5:30pm
Wednesday, April 29th................................5:30pm
Thursday, April 30th................................5:30pm
Sponge Bob Movie: Sponge Out of Water - Dinner & A Movie
April 28, 2015 7:30pm
$6 per person without a dinner receipt
Every Tuesday enjoy dinner at any Downtown Grand Junction Restaurant and bring your receipt to the Avalon for 2 free admissions to the movies.

The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water (2015)
Rated PG (for mild action and rude humor) Comedy, Animation. 1 hr. 40 min.

SpongeBob SquarePants, the world's favorite sea dwelling invertebrate, comes ashore to our world for his most super-heroic adventure yet.(C) Paramount Pictures
www.rottentomatoes.com/m/the_spongebob_movie_sponge_out_of_water/
May
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel
May 01, 2015  to  May 07, 2015
$6 per person
The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel(2015)
Rating: PG (for some language and suggestive comments)
Genre: Comedy
Run Time: 2 hr. 2 min.

Now that The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel is full up with its long-term residents, co-managers Muriel Donnelly (Maggie Smith) and Sonny Kapoor (Dev Patel) have a dream of expansion, and they've found just the place: The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel. With plans underway, Evelyn and Douglas (Judi Dench and Bill Nighy) venture into the Jaipur workforce, wondering where their regular breakfast dates will lead. Meanwhile, Norman and Carol (Ronald Pickup and Diana Hardcastle) navigate the swirling waters of an exclusive relationship, as Madge (Celia Imrie) juggles two very eligible suitors, and recent arrival Guy Chambers (Richard Gere) finds a muse in Sonny's mother, Mrs. Kapoor (Lillete Dubey) for his next novel. As his marriage to Sunaina (Tina Desai), the love of his life, quickly approaches, Sonny finds his plans for the new hotel making more claims on his time than he has available. Perhaps the only one who may know the answers is Muriel, the keeper of everyone's secrets. As the big day nears, family and guests alike find themselves swept up in the irresistible intoxication of an Indian wedding.​ -- (C) Fox Searchlight

Friday, May 1st...........................5:00pm & 7:30pm
Saturday, May 2nd................................2:30pm, 5:00pm & 7:30pm
Sunday, May 3rd................................2:30pm, 5:00pm & 7:30pm
Monday, May 4th................................5:00pm & 7:30pm
Tuesday, May 5th................................5:00pm
Wednesday, May 6th................................5:00pm & 7:30pm
Thursday, May 7th................................7:30pm
http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/the_second_best_exotic_marigold_hotel/?search=second%20best#
Jupiter Ascending- Dinner & A Movie
May 05, 2015 7:30pm
$6 per person without a dinner receipt
Every Tuesday enjoy dinner at any Downtown Grand Junction Restaurant and bring your receipt to the Avalon for 2 free admissions to the movies.

Jupiter Ascending (2015) Rated: PG-13(for some violence, sequences of sci-fi action, some suggestive content and partial nudity) Action & Adventure, Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2hrs 5mins


From the streets of Chicago to the far-flung galaxies whirling through space, "Jupiter Ascending" tells the story of Jupiter Jones (Mila Kunis), who was born under a night sky, with signs predicting she was destined for great things. Now grown, Jupiter dreams of the stars but wakes up to the cold reality of a job cleaning other people's houses and an endless run of bad breaks. Only when Caine (Channing Tatum), a genetically engineered ex-military hunter, arrives on Earth to track her down does Jupiter begin to glimpse the fate that has been waiting for her all along-her genetic signature marks her as next in line for an extraordinary inheritance that could alter the balance of the cosmos. (C) Warner Bros
http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/jupiter_ascending_2014/#
Jay Owenhouse - The Authentic Illusionist
May 08, 2015 Doors Open 6:30pm, Show 7:30pm
$29.00 to $69.00
Doors Open 6:30pm Show 7:30pm

Tickets through TicketsWest.com or 1.866.325.7328 Pricing: $29.00 to $69.00 Show for all ages, but suggested 8+ years Will Call available at the door TicketsWest to stop online sales at 4pm day of show.

VIP TICKETS $69.00 Proceeds from this ticket go to help save Tigers and Cheetahs from extinction Ticket Includes: - Premium Seating - Souvenir lanyard and VIP badge - VIP backstage meet and greet with Jay and one of his tigers - Free Souvenir Program

The phenomenal touring Owenhouse show breaks new ground across the nation with a brand new, elaborate stage show. A mind boggling, spell-binding experience that will keep you on the edge of your seat! Jay's new show is a theatrical event where audiences not only witness the magic they experience it! You'll see Audience Members: Float in mid Air! Get Sawed in Half! And Predict the Future! The Show also features Jay's New Bengal Tigers Shekinah-A Stunning Royal White Tiger and her sister Sheena a Beautiful orange Bengal!

Owenhouse spent 2008 touring China and Japan, Where Jay's show received the "Best Touring Family Show in Asia"-award. Now back in the U.S. He is working on his New Non Fiction T.V. Series. Jay can also currently be seen on Fox T.V. in the show Magic On The Edge and in the T.V. Special called "Masters Of Illusion" a program profiling the best Magicians in the world. Produced by Associated Television International, the show is currently airing in Europe, Asia, Australia and in the U.S.

Caught by the magic bug at four years old, Owenhouse first performed as a freshman in high school. Since then, in the spirit of "giving it away to keep it," he's invented magic effects and designed illusions not only for his show, but also for other magicians of world renown.

Come see why Hollywood Entertainment journalist, Mark Ebner, calls The Magic of Jay Owenhouse, "[With apologies to PT Barnum] the greatest touring Family show on earth."
http://www.jayowenhouse.com/
American Sniper - Dinner & A Movie
May 12, 2015 7:30pm
$6 per person without a dinner receipt
Every Tuesday enjoy dinner at any Downtown Grand Junction Restaurant and bring your receipt to the Avalon for 2 free admissions to the movies.

American Sniper (2015)
Rated: R (for strong and disturbing war violence, and language throughout including some sexual references)
Genre: Drama , Action & Adventure
2hr 14min

From director Clint Eastwood comes "American Sniper," starring Bradley Cooper as Chris Kyle, the most lethal sniper in U.S. military history. But there was much more to this true American hero than his skill with a rifle. U.S. Navy SEAL sniper Chris Kyle is sent to Iraq with only one mission: to protect his brothers-in-arms. His pinpoint accuracy saves countless lives on the battlefield and, as stories of his courageous exploits spread, he earns the nickname "Legend." However, his reputation is also growing behind enemy lines, putting a price on his head and making him a prime target of insurgents. Despite the danger, as well as the toll on his family at home, Chris serves through four harrowing tours of duty in Iraq, becoming emblematic of the SEAL creed to "leave no man behind." But upon returning home, Chris finds that it is the war he can't leave behind. (C) Warner Bros
http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/american_sniper/#
Sound of Music - Dinner & A Movie
May 19, 2015 7:30pm
$6 per person without a dinner receipt
Every Tuesday enjoy dinner at any Downtown Grand Junction Restaurant and bring your receipt to the Avalon for 2 free admissions to the movies.

Sound of Music (1965)
Rated G
Genre: Drama , Kids & Family , Musical & Performing Arts , Classics
2hrs 54min

One of the most popular movie musicals of all time, The Sound of Music is based on the true story of the Trapp Family Singers. Julie Andrews stars as Maria, a young nun in an Austrian convent who regularly misses her morning prayers because she enjoys going to the hills to sing the title song. Deciding that Maria needs to learn something about the real world before she can take her vows, the Mother Superior (Peggy Wood) sends her off to be governess for the children of the widowed Captain Von Trapp (Christopher Plummer). Arriving at the Trapp home, Maria discovers that her new boss is cold and aloof, and his seven children virtual automatons-at least, whenever the Captain is around. Otherwise, the kids are holy terrors, as evidenced by the fact that Maria is the latest in a long line of governesses. But Maria soon ingratiates herself with the children, especially oldest daughter Liesl (Charmian Carr), who is in love with teenaged messenger boy Rolf. As Maria herself begins to fall in love with the Captain, she rushes back to the Abbey so as not to complicate his impending marriage to a glamorous baroness (Eleanor Parker). But the children insist that Maria return, the Baroness steps out of the picture, and Maria and the Captain confirm their love in the song "Something Good." Unhappily, they return home from their honeymoon shortly after the Nazis march into Austria. Already, swastikas have been hung on the Von Trapp ancestral home, and Liesl's boyfriend Rolf has been indoctrinated in the "glories" of the Third Reich. The biggest blow occurs when Von Trapp is called back to active duty in the service of the Fuhrer. The Captain wants nothing to do with Nazism, and he begins making plans to take himself and his family out of Austria. ~ Hal Erickson, Rovi
http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/sound_of_music/#
Labyrinth - Dinner & A Movie
May 26, 2015 7:30pm
$6 per person without a dinner receipt
Every Tuesday enjoy dinner at any Downtown Grand Junction Restaurant and bring your receipt to the Avalon for 2 free admissions to the movies.

Labyrinth (1986)
Rating: PG (violence)
Genre: Action & Adventure , Kids & Family , Science Fiction & Fantasy , Cult Movies
1hr 41min

Fifteen-year-old Sarah resents her baby brother Toby and secretly wishes that he will just disappear. Her wish comes true when goblins kidnap the boy. Feeling responsible and guilty about his abduction, she sets forth to retrieve him, and finds herself on the adventure of a lifetime. To rescue her brother, she must sneak into the castle of the Goblin King, which is in the center of a fantastical labyrinth. But, the task is easier said than done, for the maze is filled with strange creatures and mind-bending puzzles, and nothing is really as it seems.
http://www.rottentomatoes.com/m/labyrinth/?search=labyrinth
June
Altitude Tour- Rocky Mountain Children's Choir
June 07, 2015 4:30pm
$5 ticket available starting May 11, 2015

Come hear these vibrant hisgh school singers form the Denver area as they perform a variety of vocal jazz arrangements of favorites by Richard Rodgers, Rusted Root, Kimbra, Toto, Neil Young, and Quincy Jones.

The Rocky Mountain Children's Choir is a multicultural, multiracial children's choir dedicated to making a positive difference in the lives of children. The RMCC actively seeks children from diverse backgrounds and offers the opportunity to experience musical excellence in a multicultural enviroment. Through the universal language of music, singers develop relationships that enrich their lives while benefiting thier families and comunities. The Choir believes that the power of music and the harmony of childern can bring communities together and transcend differences. Tickets available on www.rmchildrenschoir.org
www.rmchildrenschoir.org
October
Russian Grand Ballet Presents Swan Lake
October 01, 2015 Show 7pm
$43.20 to $68.00
The Imperial Russian Ballet Company comprises 40 dancers from the major ballet schools of Russia: Moscow and Perm. Actively combining forces with the Imperial Russian Ballet Company are world renowned dancers and ballet stars.

Tickets on sale through TicketsWest.com or 1.866.325.7328 and City Market.

Pricing: $43.20 to $68.00 Show for all ages. Will Call available at the door TicketsWest to stop online sales at 4pm day of show.



http://www.russianballet.com.au/