Mama Africa

February 27, 2018 - 6:30 pm

Black History Month - Mika Kaurismaki's documentary MAMA AFRICA introduces a new generation of music fans to the legacy of world-famous South African singer and activist Miriam Makeba.


Oscars at the Tropic

March 4, 2018 - 6:30 pm

Join the Tropic to celebrate the 90th Annual Academy Awards and Red Carpet Gala on March 4th.  We're bringing a touch of Hollywood to Key West for the year's most glamorous fundraising event, hosted by Landon Bradbary and featuring entertainment from The Muriels. It all leads up to our live viewing of the Oscars! [Click here to buy tickets]


Cat on a Hot Tin Roof

March 5, 2018 - 6:30 pm

Tennessee Williams On The Silver Screen - Celebrate the life of one of Key West's most famous literary figures throughout March with our series of Tennessee Williams film adaptations. We kick off with this Southern gothic drama led by Paul Newman and Elizabeth Taylor at the height of their fame.


The Royal Opera: Tosca

March 6, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Royal Opera On Screen- Drama, passion, a memorably malevolent villain and fabulous music – Giacomo Puccini’s operatic thriller is one of the great opera experiences. 


The Night of The Iguana

March 12, 2018 - 6:30 pm

Tennessee Williams on the Silver Screen - Our March series continues with this John Huston adaptation, starring Richard Burton in a tour-de-force performance as an alcoholic, defrocked minister at a crossroads.


Purple Dreams

March 19, 2018 - 6:30 pm

Southern Circuit - Our 2018 Southern Circuit screenings continue with PURPLE DREAMS, an extraordinary arts education story following high school students on a three-year journey of transformation.


The Rose Tattoo

March 19, 2018 - 6:30 pm

Tennessee Williams on the Silver Screen - Our celebration of Tennessee Williams concludes with this 1955 drama that earned an Oscar for actress Anna Magnani -- and which was largely filmed right here in Key West.


West Side Story

March 26, 2018 - 6:30 pm

Remembering Lenny - Join the Tropic for a screening of Leonard Bernstein's musical classic WEST SIDE STORY, part of Key West's island-wide celebration of the centennial of Bernstein's birth.


The Royal Opera: Carmen

April 8, 2018 - 1:00 pm

Royal Opera On Screen - With a heady combination of passion, sensuality and violence, along with memorable musical numbers like the Habanera and the Toreador Song, Carmen is one of the most famous operas in the entire art form.


Look & See: A Portrait of Wendell Berry

April 16, 2018 - 6:30 pm

Southern Circuit - Our 2018 slate of Southern Circuit films concludes with this portrait of farmer, writer and activist Wendell Berry, filmed on the Kentucky land where Berry has farmed since the 1960s.