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Welcome to the Monarch Theatre!

The Monarch Theatre is the oldest operational movie theatre in Canada. It is located in downtown Medicine Hat.

Its single screen shows new, unique, and classic movies.

This Week

This week, on May 18, 19, 20, 23 at 7:30pm, we show Indian Horse.

Rating: PG for disturbing content.

Length: 1h 41m

Drama. Based on the novel by Richard Wagamese. A young Anishinaabe boy, Saul Indian Horse (Sladen Peltier) grows into a young man (Forrest Goodluck) while placed in a residential school where he learns to play hockey. Even though he is a talented hockey player, Saul must find his own path as he battles sterotypes and alcoholism. --Alberta Film Ratings, IMDb

Poster for the film, Indian Horse


Next week, on May 25, 26, 27, 30 at 7:30pm, we show Tully.

Rating: 14A for coarse language as well as some nudity and sexual content.

Length: 1h 35m

Comedy/Drama. Marlo (Charlize Theron), a mother of three including a newborn, is gifted a night nanny by her brother (Mark Duplass). Hesitant to the extravagance at first, Marlo comes to form a unique bond with the thoughtful, surprising, and sometimes challenging young nanny named Tully (Mackenzie Davis). --rottentomatoes.com

Poster for the film, Tully

Regular admission prices:

$8 for adults
$7 for seniors (65+)
$7 for students with valid student ID
$6 for children (12 and under)
$6 for matinees

Special Movie Deals

Each Sunday and Wednesday evening is our 6&6 special.

This means admission is $6 and a medium popcorn & a can of pop combo is only $6!!

Dinner and a Movie with:

Inspire Cafe

Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday after 5pm is Dinner and a Movie with Inspire Cafe. With that deal, you receive a movie pass which is valid for up to one month! Call 403-548-2233 for more information.

Industry Pub

Dinner and a Movie with Industry Pub is available Saturday and Sunday. Movie pass is valid for one month. Call 403-527-9782 for more information.

Special Events

Music at The Monarch

Once a month, the Friends of the Monarch Theatre present a band.

Date Time Band
Apr 26 7:00pm Zanzee Band
May 31 7:00pm Audrey Three

$10 admission available at the door.

Cash bar available.

Scott Woods: Fiddling Up a Storm

On Jun 7, 2018 at 7pm, Scott Woods and band present an exciting show featuring fancy instrumentals, trick fiddling, smooth vocals, and sensational step dancing.

  • Adult: $25
  • Child: $10
  • Tickets may be purchased at Inspire Cafe (675 - 2nd St. SE) 403-548-2233. Or you can order by phone with a Visa or MasterCard by calling the Scott Woods Band Office at 1-855-726-8896.

Poster for the event, Scott Woods: Fiddling Up a Storm


We thank the volunteers from Friends of the Monarch Theatre for running the box office.

The Monarch Theatre is available to rent. See our rent form for more information.