We’re diving into The United Theatre archives to share video from some of our favorite past events. Over the past 6 years we’ve hosted a ton of great pop-up events across the community, all leading up to an opening which is finally on the horizon this Summer. Enjoy some of these past events and look ahead with us as we move towards meeting together at The United this Summer.
Re-United – Conversations Remembering United History
For our third archival drop, here is a series of conversations about the history of The United between past United Theatre patrons moderated by Nancy Burns Fusaro (The Westerly Sun).
Richard Jenkins In Conversation
For our second archival drop, here is a conversation between Academy Award nominated actor Richard Jenkins and United Theatre artistic director Tony Nunes following a 2018 screening of the Best Picture winning “The Shape of Water.”
Berklee Silent Film Orchestra
For our first archival drop, from 2015, here is the Berklee College of Music Silent Film Orchestra performing their original score for the 1925 version of The Phantom of the Opera starring Lon Chaney.
five reasons to give
#5Historic Preservation: The United is included within the National Register listed Westerly Downtown Historic District. In keeping with that history, renovations of The United will protect and restore the historically significant architecture and affectivity of the beloved former theatre and restore its place as a downtown icon.