Pizza and a Movie

This is not an experience I could compare to others and those are the experiences you should go after. Complicated words simplified – I enjoyed spending a Friday night with pizza, friends and an unexpectedly beautiful movie. – PaaM teen

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Pizza and a Movie (PaaM)


Art Form: Film/Video 

Schedule: First Friday of every month5-8pm

SEP 9 | OCT 7 | NOV 4 | DEC 2 

JAN 6 | FEB 3 | MAR 3 | APR 7 

MAY 5 | JUN 2 | JUL 7 | AUG 4

Format: In person*

Eligibility: Open to ages 14-19 or grades 9-12

Great Movie— Free Pizza— Teens Only 

What are you doing on the first Friday of every month? Grab a friend and join! Or meet a friend or two or three! 

 Here’s what to expect:  

  • Each month PaaM hosts present a new theme with a menu of 3 movie options.   
  • Movie titles aren’t revealed until movie night.  
  • You decide what we watch – 3 movies. 1 vote. Mob rules.  
  • Eat delicious pizza on us!  
  • Connect with other NYC teens, learn behind the scenes movie facts and share your reactions in real-time.   
  • Post-movie, join the talk-back to explore themes in the film.   

Please remember this is a TEENS ONLY event. Advance registration is required. 

COVID Safety Protocols: We are requiring masks to be worn at all times, unless eating or drinking. 

*Subject to change to virtual setting due to inclement weather, public health advisories, etc.


Pizza and a Movie is open to young people (aged 14-19 in NYC and beyond). If you can make it into the city for movie night, you can sign up!

Every month features a new theme and movie menu. The movies cover a range of genres, decades and subjects.

Pizza and a Movie is once a month and usually the first Friday (in the event a holiday falls on that day, we push it to the following Friday). Please see the most current Pizza and a Movie event page for location information.

If you are a group leader or teacher interested in having a group of students attend Pizza and a Movie, please contact Briana Thomas, Teen Programs Manager at

The link to the most current PaaM night is at the top of this page.

We understand things come up, if you realize you are unable to attend or the number in your party has changed, please email Briana at as soon as possible.

If you are interested in learning about our other opportunities in the arts, please visit

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