fRialto Cinemas Elmwood

The Box Office opens daily 15 minutes prior to the first show time and closes 15 minutes after the last show of the day has started.

(510) 433-9730

2966 College Avenue

Berkeley, CA 94705

Special Events

Indie Lens Pop-Up: Charm City – FREE

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

Indie Lens Pop-Up: Charm City Indie Lens Pop-Ups  – FREE! Filmed during three years of unparalleled violence in Baltimore, Charm City delivers a powerfully candid portrait of those on the frontlines. With grit, fury, and compassion, a group of police, citizens, community leaders and government officials grapple with the consequences of violence and try to […]

NT Live 2019 Winter to Summer Season: All About Eve

Tuesday, April 30, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

NT Live 2019 Winter to Summer Season: All About Eve Apr 25, 30 & May 9 7pm by Joseph L Mankiewicz adapted & directed by Ivo Van Hove starring Gillian Anderson & lily James To Purchase Tickets Click HERE Gillian Anderson (X-Files, NT Live: A Streetcar Named Desire) and Lily James (Mamma Mia! Here We Go […]

Great Art On Screen – Klimt & Schiele: Eros and Psyche

Wednesday, May 1, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, May 1 1pm & 7pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE Klimt & Schiele: Eros and Psyche, recounts the start of the Vienna Secession, a magical art movement formed in the late 1890’s for art, literature and music, in which new ideas are circulated, Freud discovers the drives of the psyche, and women begin to claim […]

EXHIBITION On Screen 2018/19 Season: Rembrandt

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

4:00pm - 4:00pm

To Purchase Tickets Click HERE From the National Gallery, London and Rijksmuseum, Amsterdam BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND Every Rembrandt exhibition is eagerly anticipated but this major show hosted by London’s National Gallery and Amsterdam’s Rijksmuseum was an event like no other. Given privileged access to both galleries the film documents this landmark exhibition, whilst interweaving […]

Stratford Festival on Film: Coriolanus

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

Tue, May 14 1 & 7pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE by William Shakespeare directed by Robert Lepage starring Andre Sills “Riveting” and “jaw-dropping” – The New York Times “The greatest contemporary staging of this play that I ever have seen” – The Chicago Tribune Staged at the Stratford Festival and named on many 2018 year-end critics “best […]

Indie Lens Pop-Up: Wrestle FREE

Wednesday, May 15, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

FREE! Wrestle is an intimate, inspiring coming of age portrait of the wrestling team at Huntsville’s J.O. Johnson High School, which has been on Alabama’s failing schools list for many years. As they fight their way towards the State Championship, wrestlers Jailen, Jamario, Teague, and Jaquan each face injustices and challenges on and off the […]

Bolshoi Ballet 2018/19 Season: Carmen Suite / Petrushka

Wednesday, May 22, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

To Purchase Tickets Click HERE Carmen is as sensual and free-spirited as ever as she finds herself caught in a love triangle. The passionate one act ballet by Cuban choreographer Alberto Alonso, originally conceived for legendary Bolshoi prima ballerina Maya Plisetskaya, will captivate audiences alongside Petrushka, a new creation for the Bolshoi by contemporary choreographer Edward […]

Great Art On Screen – Water Lilies of Monet: The Magic of Water and Light

Wednesday, May 29, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

To Purchase Tickets Click HERE Voyage through the masterpieces and obsessions of the genius and founder of Impressionism, Claude Monet. An art-world disruptor at the turn of the 20th century whose obsession with capturing light and water broke all convention, Monet revolutionized Modern Art with his timeless masterpieces. An in-depth, exclusive tour led by Monet scholars […]

EXHIBITION On Screen 2018/19 Season: Van Gogh & Japan

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

Wed, June 5 1 & 7pm & Wed, July 10 4pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE “I envy the Japanese” Van Gogh wrote to his brother Theo. In the exhibition on which this film is based – VAN GOGH & JAPAN at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam – one can see why. Though Vincent van […]

Stratford Festival on Film: The Tempest

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

Tue, June 11 1pm & 7pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE by William Shakespeare directed by Antoni Cimolino starring Martha Henry “Seeing it is a joy”– Toronto Star “The real magic and grandeur come from Marth Henry as Prospero” – The New York Times “Magic is in the air” (Broadway World) in the Stratford Festival’s latest production […]

National Theatre Live: The Audience – Special Encore Presentation

Tuesday, June 18, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

Special Encore Presentation! Tue, June 18 1 & 7pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE starring Tony Award® Winner Helen Mirren by Peter Morgan directed by Stephen Daldry Nominated for three Tony Awards®, The Audience sees Helen Mirren reprise her Olivier Award-winning performance as Queen Elizabeth II, following her Academy Award® win for the same role The […]

NT Live 2019 Winter to Summer Season: Small Island

Thursday, July 18, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

July 9, 18, 23 & Aug 1 7pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE adapted by Helen Edmundson based on the novel by Andrea Levy directed by Rufus Norris Andrea Levy’s epic, Orange Prize-winning novel Small Island bursts to new life. Experience the play in cinemas, filmed live on stage as part of National Theatre Live’s 10th […]

National Theatre Live: Hamlet – Special Encore Presentation

Tuesday, August 6, 2019

7:00pm - 7:00pm

Special Encore Presentation Tue, Aug 6 1 & 7pm To Purchase Tickets Click HERE by William Shakespeare directed by Lyndsey Turner starring Benedict Cumberbatch “This is a Hamlet for a world on the edge: a warning from history, and a plea for new ideas from a new generation.” Variety “Benedict Cumberbatch is a blazing five-star Hamlet.” […]