The World Theatre is a nonprofit, volunteer-run movie palace that turns generosity into the best value for the community’s entertainment dollar. Being kind to The World has perks that go beyond a warm & fuzzy feelin’ in your tummy.

Crew Member • $125

Pays for the entire popcorn supply for a month.
Perks: One membership, two free admission tickets to any show, invitation to private events, e-newsletter and your name/group featured on opening slide

Supporting Role • $500

Covers the rental fee for a group of underprivileged youth to screen a matinee.
Perks: One Film Fanatic Card, getting you in to see 12 movies for the price of ten, plus all of the above.

Director • $1,000

Buys the licensing for a full month of the diverse lineup of films at The World.
Perks: Another Film Fanatic Card, a seat on the movie choice committee (picks two movies a year) and all of the above.

Movie Mogul • $2,500

Keeps the marquee lights glowing and the theatre cool as a cucumber all summer and nice and toasty all winter.
Perks: Private event/movie showing for 30 people (includes popcorn and soda) on a non-weekend/non-holiday night or afternoon, plus all of the above.

Star • $15,000

Pays for so, so much, including the swooning and weak-kneed admiration of all who enter The World.
Perks: A star in the sidewalk, a framed photo with the star and all of the above. And free popcorn, any size you want. You can even stretch the bottom of your shirt into a fabric bowl and say, “Fill ‘er up!”

Become a Member

Prefer to save the 3% convenience fee and send a personal check the old-fashioned way? Download the printable form and mail it to us:

The World Theatre
2318 Central Avenue
Kearney, NE 68847