The Public

Starts May 24th for One Week Only!PURCHASE TICKETS

In “The Public” an unusually bitter Arctic blast has made its way to downtown Cincinnati and the front doors of the public library where the action of the film takes place. At odds with library officials over how to handle the extreme weather event, some homeless patrons turn the building into a shelter for the night by staging an “Occupy” sit in. What begins as an act of civil disobedience becomes a stand-off with police and a rush-to-judgment media constantly speculating about what’s really happening. This David versus Goliath story tackles some of our nation’s most challenging issues, homelessness and mental illness and sets the drama inside one of the last bastions of democracy-in-action: your public library.

MPAA Rating: PG-13

THE PUBLIC plays May 24th – 30th at the Crescent Theater

Showtimes for THE PUBLIC at the Crescent Theater in Mobile, AL

  • Friday, May 24 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:30 PM
  • Saturday, May 25 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:30 PM
  • Sunday, May 26 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:30 PM
  • Monday, May 27 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:30 PM/li>
  • Tuesday, May 28 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:30 PM
  • Wednesday, May 29 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:30 PM
  • Thursday, May 30 – 2:00 PM, 6:00 PM, 8:30 PM

Buy Tickets for THE PUBLIC

 


Friends of the Crescent Theater

By donating $20 or more, you can become a friend today. As a member, you will be eligible for special events available only to Friends of the Crescent Theater.

Support Levels

join our mailing list
* indicates required