Your independent film connection and home to many of Hope College’s cultural offerings, including lectures, concerts, art performances and more.


Rita Moreno:
Just a Girl Who Decided to Go For It 
Sep. 27–Oct.2, 7:30 p.m.
Falling for Figaro Oct. 11–16, 7:30 p.m.
Minari Oct. 25–30, 7:30 p.m.
The Wife of a Spy
Nov. 1–6, 7:30 p.m.
ONO - Maureen O'Hara
The Hunchback of Notre Dame
Nov. 15, 7:30 p.m.
Matinee - Maureen O'Hara
The Parent Trap
Nov. 20, 10 a.m.
ONO - Maureen O'Hara
How Green Was My Valley
Nov. 29, 7:30 p.m.
ONO - Maureen O'Hara
The Quiet Man 
Dec. 6, 7:30 p.m.
ONO - Maureen O'Hara
Miracle on 34th Street
Dec. 13 7:30 p.m.
The Knickerbocker Theatre is availabe for rental to outside companies and organizations. It seats over 500, including the balcony, and is perfect for movie screenings, concerts and benefits, company functions, speakers and performers, training sessions, and other special events. The following options are available with rental:

  • Full stage with curtain
  • Custom concessions 
  • Sound and lighting equipment
  • 35mm and LCD projectors

Please contact the Events & Conferences Office to inquire about renting the Knickerbocker Theatre.  

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