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Harris Theater
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust
Wallflower Lennon Gates (Sylvie Mix) yearns for access to the inner sanctum of the underground music scene in Columbus, Ohio. Soon, Lennon's aspirations lead her down a path of dark obsession.
Harris Theater
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust
Fire of Love
Harris Theater
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust
Katia and Maurice Krafft loved two things — each other and volcanoes. For two decades, the daring French volcanologist couple were seduced by the thrill and danger of this elemental love triangle.
Order of the White Worm
Harris Theater
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust
Bren can't seem to lose weight no matter what she does, and the self-esteem issues are really wearing her down. She just needs a little help. And the girl she meets at the gym seems to have the golden ticket...
Mad God
Harris Theater
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust
From the warped mind of master creature-maker and special effects guru Phil Tippett, Mad God is a visually inventive, hand-crafted cinematic creation—decades in the making.
Three Stooges Festival
Harris Theater
Pittsburgh Cultural Trust
Pittsburgh has always loved the Three Stooges and now they're back where they belong, on the big screen! Join us for a laugh filled evening as Moe, Larry, Curly and Shemp unleash their special brand of mayhem in six of their best shorts.

Coming Soon

Mark your calendar with these upcoming Harris Theater screenings.

The Blob Poster 

The Blob
September 2

The Bread, My Sweet Poster 

The Bread, My Sweet
September 2

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About The Harris Theater

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust's Harris Theater is one of the most active arts facilities in the region showing art films nearly every day of the year.

Formerly known as the Art Cinema, the Harris Theater represents a milestone in the redevelopment of Liberty Avenue. The Art Cinema was the first moving picture house in Pittsburgh to commercially show art movies until competition from other city theaters led to its conversion to an adult movie house in the 1960s. As part of its mission to transform the Cultural District, the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust purchased and restored the facility leading to further conversions of run-down properties along the Liberty Avenue corridor. With a total of 194 seats, including a fully restored balcony, the Harris Theater officially opened to the public for movies and live performances on November 9, 1995. The theater is one of the few that has retained 35mm film projectors that are utilized regularly.

The Harris was named through a gift from the Buhl Foundation after John P. Harris, co-founder of the Nickelodeon—the first theater solely dedicated to the showing of motion pictures—and a Pennsylvania State Senator. The Harris Theater features contemporary, foreign, and classic films.

Support the Harris Theater and Become a Member!

Help keep the projectors running at the Harris Theater by making a membership gift to support the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust. We are excited to announce new membership benefits at the Harris Theater that you can enjoy all year long!

*Must show membership card to receive these discounts on-site

Additional membership benefits available at other giving levels. Support the Harris Today!

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Venue entry requirements

Updated June 10, 2022: Masks are not required while attending indoor events taking place at Pittsburgh Cultural Trust theaters and facilities. Learn more about current policies below.

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Concessions are available for all screenings and the Harris Theater is now BYOB. Guests who bring alcoholic beverages must be 21 years or older and provide valid photo ID upon request, a $5 charge will be issued per guest.


The address is 809 Liberty Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. Call the Harris directly at 412-930-8053.

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