The LA Conservancy’s signature series, Last Remaining Seats is back! Last Remaining Seats presents films as they were meant to be seen: on the big screen, in a beautiful theatre, surrounded by fellow fans. There will be two screenings in the Fashion District for the 2018 season, one at The Theatre at Ace Hotel and one at The Orpheum Theatre.
In addition to the screenings, the Conservancy will offer special events, including exclusive theatre and backstage tours, bar trivia after Saturday screenings, and theatre Q&A’s. Information and tickets are available at laconservancy.org/last-remaining-seats-special-events.
In the Heat of the Night (1967)
Wednesday, June 13 at 8 p.m.
The Theatre at Ace Hotel, Downtown L.A.
African-American Philadelphia police detective Virgil Tibbs (Sidney Poitier) is arrested on suspicion of murder by Bill Gillespie (Rod Steiger), the racist police chief of tiny Sparta, Mississippi.
Steamboat Bill Jr (1928)
Wednesday, June 20 at 8 p.m.
Orpheum Theatre, Downtown L.A.
In this silent comedy, college boy William Canfield Jr. (Buster Keaton) reunites with his boat captain father in a Mississippi River town.