Liberty Hall

Liberty Hall Cinema

THE OUTHOUSE: The Film (1985 - 1997)

Running time: 2hr, 10min // PG-13

THE OUTHOUSE: The Film (1985 - 1997)

Running time: 2hr, 10min // PG-13

FILM PREMIERE AND CONCERT - Saturday, October 14 @ 7:30pm

“The Outhouse The Film 1985-1997” premieres at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 14, Lawrence’s historic Liberty Hall. After party concert at the Bottleneck in Lawrence, Ultraman and Toxic Reasons, 10 p.m. doors open

Tickets for the film only are available at the Liberty Hall Box Office and online.
Tickets for the afterparty at the Bottleneck are available at the Bottleneck.

Combo tickets for the film and afterparty both are available online or at the Bottleneck. Liberty Hall does not have the combo tickets.


In the mid-1980s outside this college town, home of the Kansas Jayhawks, punk rock history was being made in the middle of a cornfield. Where the pavement turned to gravel, in a small, primitive cinder block building, bands like Fugazi, the Melvins, Rollins Band, Gwar, the Circle Jerks, Body Count, Social Distortion, Bad Brains, White Zombie, Descendents, Sonic Youth, Green Day, Fishbone, the Meat Puppets, Helmet and Nirvana played to all-ages crowds, a raucous scene of misfits and anarchists on the margins of youth culture. This was The Outhouse. Small, dark and sometimes dangerous, it quickly gained a reputation as a haven for the bands other venues were afraid of, and the kids who loved them.

Genre: Documentary, Music
Director: Brad Norman
Writer: Brad Norman
Narrator: Tim Kearns


Rating: PG-13

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