Built in 1950
Superceded the “New Theatre” which had operated in Onancock previously
Single screen motion picture theatre, with balcony
Originally a 550-seat theatre, now accommodates 300+ with more modern seats and increased legroom standards
Originally equipped with dual carbon arc 35mm projectors, the theatre operated an automated projection system with a single 35mm projector and film platter system from the 1980s until November 2015.
On November 12, 2015, the Roseland converted to digital technology and now presents movies and alternative content via a digital projector and 7.1 surround sound system.
Owned by Onancock Theatre Corporation
Principal Stockholder (1950-1976) – Roland L. Somers
Principal Stockholder (1976-Present) – Scott R. Chandler
President – Scott R. Chandler
Vice President, Secretary, Treasurer – Charles W. Killmon
Theatre’s mission is to provide family motion picture entertainment for the community