The Normal Theater gives residents and visitors to Bloomington-Normal the classic cinema-going experience. Through a diverse line-up of classic titles as well as modern independent, foreign and documentary films, the theater showcases stories that resonate with all members of the community. Additionally, the theater hosts live events such as concerts, comedy shows and lectures to serve as a multi-faceted cultural destination in Uptown Normal.
Community is at the core of the Normal Theater’s mission. The theater serves its community of audience members through programming which speaks to them and which they have had a hand in selecting. The theater supports other community businesses and organizations by partnering on titles and events that showcase their work. Finally, the theater wants to help foster the vibrant community of artists in Bloomington-Normal by providing them a venue and performance opportunities.