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The building was built in 1947, as the Paramount Theatre. It was operated by the F.G. Spencer theater chain. It eventually became part of the Empire Theatres, then Cineplex Entertainment. In 2022 the chain was sold to the local landlord Casey Realty ltd. and rented to The Amherst Theatre ltd.

Manager - Jamin Melanson

As the son of a Pastor, Jamin has lived in many different places which has cultivated his love for culture and the Fine Arts. He now calls Amherst his home with his wife, son, dog, and two cats.

Our Five Stage Plan

Our Five Stage Plan

Phase 1

Paint Exterior and Interior

Phase 2

New Flooring, Improve Menu, Update Theatre Seating

Phase 3

Sound Proofing, New Curtains

Phase 4

Stage For Live Events

Phase 5

Event Expansion, Dinner & A Movie

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Give friends and family the gift of movies with an Amherst Theatre E-Gift Card! Useable both online and in theatres.