July 10, 2013
SARNIA, ONTARIO, CANADA — Canada’s Cineplex opened a new state of the art cinema last month which which replaces the Famous Players Lambton 9 which closed upon the opening of the new cinema. The new Galaxy Cinemas Sarnia boasts eight screens which total nearly 1,600 seats with the latest cinema innovations.
You can read more in the Cineplex press release.
June 28, 2013
NEW CASTLE, PA — The Warner Film Center project is gaining steam at the former Cascade Picture Palace. A 20-year lease was signed for the space last week and they aim to open Phase I in February on the Anniversary of theater’s opening.
June 26, 2013
June 25, 2013
June 24, 2013
DETROIT, MI — What used to be Burton International School is now Cass City Cinema through a unique case of adaptive reuse. It was a natural solution given the building’s history as a cinema and it’s just one of many spaces in the area that had to change its identity due to hard times.
Read more in the Huffington Post.
June 21, 2013
June 20, 2013
WICKENBURG, AZ — The Saguaro Theatre stands proud as one of the oldest single-screen theaters in the state. It may not last much longer if they can’t raise $50,000 by February for a digital projector. They’ve launched a fundraising for the 270-seat theatre, the only one for miles.
Read more in the Daily News-Sun.
(Thanks to TonyTheBearSanAntonioTX for providing the photo.)
June 19, 2013
GLENDALE, CA — State money has dried up by Glendale officials aren’t about to turn their backs on the Alex too. The city is investing $5.3 Million to renovate the theatre and make additions backstage that will make the venue more viable for larger productions.
Read the full story in the Glendale News Press.
(Thanks to DavidZornig for providing the photo.)