Alamo Drafthouse Theaters will not reopen Texas locations after stay-at-home order expires

Movie theaters are making sweeping changes, but remain open, during coronavirus pandemic
Movie theaters are making sweeping changes, but remain open, during coronavirus pandemic(wvir)
Updated: Apr. 27, 2020 at 7:50 PM CDT
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LUBBOCK, Texas (KCBD) - Alamo Drafthouse Theaters has announced they will not be reopening their Texas locations when Governor Greg Abbott’s stay-at-home order expires on April 30.

The announcement came on the Austin-based theater chain’s social media Monday, following Governor Abbott’s news conference revealing he would let his stay-at-home order expire, allowing certain businesses such as theaters to reopen with limited occupancy.

MORE: Gov. Abbott will allow stay-at-home order to expire on April 30, outlines phased plan for reopening

Alamo Drafthouse has 41 locations across the country, with 21 in Texas.

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