Cineplex Extends Closures
(April 2, 2020 – Toronto, ON) The image we’re using is from Shutterstock. That’s why there are people in it. It’s a stock shot taken during normal times. These are not normal times and Cineplex, a leading entertainment and media company that usually plays host to some 70 million people a year, has decided to extend the temporary closure of all of its facilities across Canada.
The media release stated, in part, “On March 16, 2020, Cineplex announced that it would be temporarily closing its network of theatres and location-based entertainment venues across Canada until April 2, 2020. In response to applicable government directives and the latest guidance from Canadian public health authorities pertaining to COVID-19, Cineplex confirms that the closure of its network of theatres and location-based entertainment venues across Canada will remain in effect beyond April 2, 2020. The re-opening of locations will be reassessed as further guidance is provided by Canadian public health authorities and applicable government authorities.”