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AMC expects most California locations to open by 19 March

AMC Theatres will begin its Los Angeles cinema re-opening effort with the return of its AMC Burbank 16 and AMC Century City 15 locations on Monday, March 15. All other of the circuit’s 23 remaining sites in L.A. county will return to operation starting on Friday, March 19. The circuit plans to have nearly all 56 of its locations in the state of California by the end of next week, pending approval from state and local authorities. “The reopening of movie theaters in Los Angeles County and throughout California is…

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When will location-based entertainment fully recover?

The pandemic’s impacts on life, the rate of infections and vaccinations, how long immunity will last, the emergence of new coronavirus variants, and consumers’ comfort returning to different public activities are almost all daily moving targets. But some general trends have emerged for predicting when and to what extent location-based entertainment (LBE) might recover. One thing is for sure. The old normal will not be the new normal. We won’t be going back to the way things were in 2019. Different segments of LBEs will be affected differently. Based on…

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The Stinger Report – Virtual Amusement Business – Part 2

The Stinger Report: Virtual Amusement Business – Part 2| #1059 Report Skinny In The Stinger Report #1059 – This issue covers in detail: 1. In this second part of our extensive ShowUp report, we look at the other major developments revealed by the show, including the development of Mid-Scale attractions for FEC from developers such as Creative Works, Extreme Engineering and Amusement Products. 2. The launch of new immersive attraction projects was also reflected, both on and off the virtual show floor, with a presentation by ex-VOID team of the ‘JUMP’…

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