Come as An Alien Get in Free! To E.T. Movie Screening

E.T. - (1982) Ranked as the greatest science fiction film ever made!

Come as an ALIEN - GET IN FREE!

(Kingston, NY) The Bardavon will continue UPAC’s 7th season of classic films on the big screen with the 1982 science fiction family classic E.T. on Friday, March 27 at 7:30 pm, at the Ulster Performing Arts Center (UPAC). All seats are just $6 (Come as an ALIEN and get in free!). The promotional sponsor for the Friday Film Series at UPAC is the Kingston Daily Freeman.

Steven Spielberg’s sci-fi masterpiece tells the story of Elliott, a lonely boy who befriends an extraterrestrial creature, dubbed "E.T.", who is stranded on Earth. Elliott and his siblings help E.T. return home while attempting to keep him hidden from their mother and the government.

Critics acclaimed it as a timeless story of friendship, and it’s ranked as the greatest science fiction film ever made. Stars Henry Thomas, Dee Wallace, Robert MacNaughton, Drew Barrymore and Peter Coyote.

The Friday Film Series at UPAC continues with: Blazing Saddles (4/17).

All seats just $6 and general admission (Come as an ALIEN - Get in free!). Tickets are available at:

Bardavon Box Office: 35 Market Street, Poughkeepsie #845.473.2072


UPAC Box Office: 601 Broadway, Kingston #845.339.6088


The Bardavon 1869 Opera House, Inc. (the Bardavon) is a New York State nonprofit corporation that owns and operates two historic theaters – the 944-seat namesake theater in Poughkeepsie and 1500-seat Ulster Performing Arts Center (UPAC) in Kingston – and the region’s premiere orchestra, the Hudson Valley Philharmonic. It presents top-notch music, dance, theater, and classic films for diverse audiences at both its venues; stages free annual outdoor events in local communities; and partners with regional schools to offer unique arts-based learning experiences. The Bardavon also continues to restore and preserve its historic theaters for future generations to enjoy. For more information, go to