UPDATE: R/C Theatres KDH Cineplex Delays Reopening Indefinitely
R/C Theatres has announced that all of their movies theaters, including the Kill Devil Hills cineplex, are now tentatively scheduled to reopen
on Friday, August 7 “soon,” with no specific date set.
This is the
fourth fifth time the anticipated reopening has been rescheduled, as R/C previously announced July 10, and then July 17, July 31, and later August 7 as their reopening date.
There will of course be new safety procedures and regulations in place when the movie theater reopens.
R/C’s official website states that this date is subject to change, depending on the following:
- Governing authorities’ approval to re-open
- The current release schedule
Upon reopening, the following procedures will take effect immediately:
- Reduced number of tickets per auditorium to allow for social distancing
- Advance ticket purchase will be encouraged for maximum touchless process
- Reserved seating will not be available – this will allow for maximum efficiency of social distancing in auditoriums
- Employees will be wearing face masks
- Guests will be encouraged to wear masks
- Barriers will be in place between employees and customers at sales stations
- Enhanced cleaning, sanitizing, and disinfecting will be in place