A historic space for the performing arts & cinema

The Criterion is a nonprofit cinema, theatre, multimedia art producer and venue committed to safeguarding this historic space for stories, storytellers, and audiences.

Featuring movies, theatre, dance, music, and more. 

Welcome to the 1932 Criterion Theatre

on 4/29 and 5/22 We will be hoLDING PUBLIC forums AT LOCAL LIBRARIES on how to better serve this community and nuture the creative economy of mdi.

The 1932 Criterion is a nonprofit historic theatre committed to bringing a varietyof live music, comedy, theater, children's programming and movies to the community. 

Welcome, and enjoy the show!