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Hollywood Star of “Moneyball” Visits Orinda Theatre Square

September 28, 2011

Orinda, CA (September 27th, 2011) – The newly released, film, “Moneyball”, is currently one of the top box-office hits worldwide, and it is currently screening at one of Lamorinda Theatres’ cinemas—The Orinda Theatre.

This  Saturday only, Oct 1st, 2011, Orinda Theatre welcomes one of Lamorinda’s rising Hollywood Stars— Stephen Bishop, who will be in attendance at the 6:30 PM screening of “Moneyball”. Stephen hails from the town of Moraga, CA, and went to Campolindo High School.

Mr. Bishop, who plays Oakland A’s outfielder, David Justice, in the movie, will be available to greet and meet well-wishers at the Orinda Theatre. He will also make a special appearance to introduce the movie, and to share insights and inside stories on the making of the movie, after its screening.

Mr. Bishop’s other most notable film and television credits include Friday Night Lights, Grey’s Anatomy, Lost, and The Rundown.

This screening is a special limited engagement in the Bay Area, and it is recommended that tickets are purchased before October 1st, 2011, in anticipation of being sold-out. Ticket admissions are $10 for the general public, and $8 for seniors, students and children, and they are now available for purchase at the Orinda Theatre’s Box Office or at the theatre’s website ( For inquiries, call 925.254.9065 or e-mail .

Orinda Theatre Celebrates With A Big Smile

May 4, 2011

Orinda, CA (May 4th, 2011) – Orinda Theatre celebrates its grand re-opening with a big smile. The only San Francisco Bay Area engagement will highlight a legendary comedian who has been called “the last great impressionist of our time”, Rich Little. The evening of laughs, fun, and excitement will be held on the big auditorium of the Orinda Theatre on Saturday, May 14th, 2011 at 8 PM. Organizers say that Mr. Little, who is a master mimic of at least 200 voices, including the voices of US Presidents and Hollywood celebrities,  will bring his famous Las Vegas Show to Orinda Theatre.

The evening of celebration promises to be full of extravaganza as our very own, well-known San Francisco Bay Area Film Critic, Jan Wahl, will host the show. It will also feature past Orinda Idol winners who will perform song renditions live.

It is set to have the entertainment vibe parallel to Vegas’ and New York’s Comedy shows, where people come to see, to be seen, and most importantly to enjoy the company of friends and relatives. It will be a night to remember for all.

The Orinda Theatre has re-opened its doors on Mar 28th, 2011 under a new management team that has been managing the New Rheem Theatre since June 25th, 2010.  The Lamorinda Community now has a 7-cinema complex that will present different movies in each theatre screen.

Ticket admissions are $35, and it will include the comedy show. The organizers have also created a $125 dinner package for a limited seating for twenty-five people, first come-first-served basis, with Rich Little. A Reception Ticket, $45, which includes light refreshments and limited to 100 people, first come-first-served basis, is also available. Tickets may be purchased at the Orinda Theatre’s Box Office, or at the theatre’s website ( ). For more details, e-mail or call 925.254.9065. Tickets go on sale Thursday, May 5th, 2011.