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APOLLO 11 Guest Speakers

Join us to hear from Dr. Matthew Shindell and Heidi Holmstrom following the 7:30 pm screening of Apollo 11 on Friday, March 15. Dr. Matthew Shindell Curator of Planetary Science and Exploration Space History Department Smithsonian Institution’s National Air and Space Museum Dr. Matthew Shindell is a historian of science whose work […]


Q&A with Dr. Holly Brewer after Fri. Jan. 25 7:30 pm screening Dr. Holly Brewer Burke Chair of American History and Associate Professor Department of History, University of Maryland Holly Brewer is a specialist in early American history and the early British empire. Professor Brewer is a Distinguished Lecturer for the Organization […]

OGT and the Oscars!

The Oscar nominations are out, and OGT has officially brought you some of the best films of the year! We’ve brought you all but two of the “Best Picture” nominees (and we’re working hard to get those final two shown before the Oscars on February 24). We’ve also brought you […]

“Boy Erased” Panel Discussion

Panel Discussion on Saturday, December 8, following 7:30 p.m. screening of Boy Erased. Featuring Dr. Christine Chianese and Lisbeth Meléndez Rivera. Dr. Christine Chianese PsyD & Owner of Point Balance Anxiety & Trauma Center Dr. Chianese is a licensed psychologist practicing in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area for over 10 years. She has […]

OGT featured in NPR article

OGT mentioned in an NPR article about historic movie theaters in the Washington region. Check it out! “Old Greenbelt Theatre, Greenbelt, Maryland.: The cinema was a centerpiece of the New Deal-era Greenbelt planned community. Its first audience paid 30 cents to see Shirley Temple in the musical drama “Little Miss […]

Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington has selected Friends of Greenbelt Theatre to be part of their Class of 2018-19!

After a careful vetting process, the Catalogue for Philanthropy: Greater Washington has selected Friends of Greenbelt Theatre to be part of their Class of 2018-19! We’re honored to be one of the partner charities that are working each day to make a difference, close to home. We look forward to using this new platform to further spread […]