Membership Benefits

flower longSpring Membership Sale!
April 1 – June 30!

Save up to 25% on your membership.
Join now at the lowest price of the year.

Monthly payment options are available for Sponsor – Philanthropist Members.  Ask at the Box Office, or call (631) 423-7610, ext. 18 or ext. 11. 

Individual Membership: Only $45 on sale!  (save $10!)

  • Pay only $6 for regular tickets ($5 savings)
  • Pay only $5 for Mon-Fri matinees ($6 savings)
  • Two FREE tickets upon joining or renewing
  • Cinema Monthly Program Guide mailed to your home
  • Member discounts on special events and workshops
  • Discounts at restaurants & retailers with membership card (click here for more info)
  • Eligible to purchase Express Passes
  • Special members-only previews of new films!

Dual Membership: Only $80 on sale!  (Save $20!)
Same benefits as Individual Membership, plus…

  • Four FREE tickets upon joining or renewing, instead of two

Young Film Fans (Formerly Student Membership):  Only $25 on sale!  (Save $5!)
(Same benefits as Individual Membership, plus…)

  • Special invitation to free screening once per month (must provide e-mail address)
  • Must be 25 or younger or be a full-time student, with valid ID

Senior Membership:  Only $30 on sale!  (Save $10!)
(Same benefits as Individual Membership)

  • Must be 62 with valid ID

Sponsor Membership:  Only $220 on sale!  (Save $30!)
Same benefits as Dual Membership, plus…

  • Reserve Tickets by Phone! (Avoid Sold-out Shows! No Waiting on Line!)
  • Name listed in Cinema Lobby
  • Insider’s Newsletter from the CAC Programming Directors, mailed annually

Patron Membership:  Only $475 on sale!  (Save $50!)
Same benefits as Sponsor Membership, plus…

  • One FREE ticket to all screenings (excluding special events priced above $10 for members)
  • Private reception at selected events
  • One-year subscription to Film Comment Magazine

Director’s Circle: Only  $925 on sale! (Save $75!)
Same benefits as Patron Membership, plus…

  • Two FREE tickets to all screenings (excluding special events priced above $10 for members)
  • Gold Card entitling you to FREE popcorn, soda, coffee, or water
  • Name in Monthly Program Guide
  • Recognition on Donor Wall in Sky Room
  • Be our guest at annual Holiday Party

Cinema Friend: $2,500
Same benefits as Director Membership, plus…

  • Reserved Seating for you and your guests-total of 4 in party-no more waiting in ticket holders’ line! (Call in advance to reserve seating. Please arrive at least 15 minutes prior to show time, otherwise seats will be released.)
  • Platinum Card entitling you to FREE popcorn, soda, coffee, or water and 10% discount on all other café items

Cinema Benefactor: $5,000
Same benefits as Cinema Friend, plus…

  • Slide acknowledgment of gift to run on our 3 screens
  • Opportunity to accompany Co-Directors to screenings (once per year)

Cinema Philanthropist: $10,000
Same benefits as Cinema Benefactor, plus…

  • Private Screening in Cinema 2 or 3 and use of Sky Room for you and your guests any Monday-Thursday, depending on availability (once per year)

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  • Testimonials

    I have been going to the Cinema Arts Center since it was called the New Community Cinema and showing films on bedsheets. It has since become a vital part of the Long Island culture scene. The word community has been dropped from its name, but the community that it has built is thriving - CAC Member