Gettysburg School’s Majestic Theater cancels exhibiting of basic films via December

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Gettysburg College’s Majestic Theater has canceled showing classic movies through the rest of the year because of the coronavirus.

In a news release, the theater said it is taking the action “out of an abundance of caution” because of the growing number of COVID-19 cases in Adams County and Pennsylvania as well as latest gathering restrictions imposed by the state Department of Health.

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Gettysburg College’s Majestic Theater has canceled the showing of classic movies through December because of the rising COVID-19 cases, according to a news release. (Photo: Dan Rainville, The Evening Sun)

The canceled movies are:

  • “The Wizard of Oz” (Nov. 28-29)
  • “Casablanca” (Dec. 5-6)
  • “It’s a Wonderful Life” (Dec. 12-13)
  • “White Christmas” (Dec. 19-20)

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The box office will be contacting patrons who bought tickets in advance to refund their money, the release states. The movies will not be rescheduled.

The Majestic Theater at the Jennifer and David LeVan Performing Arts Center is celebrating its 95th year. It is owned and operated by the college.

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