Cinemark Theaters Announces Face Masks Will NOT Be Required For Moviegoers. With movie theaters getting set to reopen soon, audiences are eagerly awaiting news on operations. Cinemark Theaters has recently announced that Cinemark Employees will be required to wear masks while working, but moviegoers will not be required to use masks while at the theater.
This makes complete sense. I mean, how else will we eat the overpriced popcorn, candy, and soda? He he he. All joking aside, other precautions are being taken to help keep audience members safe. With increased cleaning procedures, spaced out and reduced seating in the theaters, and Moviegoers will be allowed to choose if they would like to wear a mask when attending films at Cinemark Theaters.
Cinemark Theaters is also adding plexiglass screens to their ticket booths and concession stands to help fight the spread of illness.
CEO Mark Zoradi shared that Cinemark will begin to reopen select theaters on June 19th. The news, along with the list of precautions, was shared in a phone call on Wednesday with shareholders and staff. It is currently unknown which Cinemark Theaters will be reopening and which ones will remain closed, but likely this will be up to the reopening structure shared by local governments for each individual theater.
Ready to return to the movies? Be sure to check with your local theater for any updates on service and check back here at Chip and Co. for all things Entertainment!
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