Ribbon cut on Rodeo Cinema Film Row – Grand opening Friday night

OKLAHOMA CITY (Free Press) — The ribbon has been reduce for Rodeo Cinema’s further new location on the Paramount on Movie Row and the Grand Opening is deliberate for Friday night time.

And, since you possibly can’t reduce the ribbon on a mission too many occasions, Rodeo’s Govt Director Julia Holeman will reduce the ceremonial ribbon once more for his or her Grand Opening within the foyer of the Paramount theater.

Come to the Paramount on Movie Row, 701 West Sheridan, for the Grand Opening from 5 – 7 p.m. and a movie that’s being saved a shock earlier than the occasion.

The 60 seats within the theater on Movie Row will add new capability for extra screenings along with their 170 seats within the nonprofit’s authentic location within the Stockyards.

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Julia Holeman, govt director for Rodeo Cinema stands on the stage on the entrance of their further theater within the Paramount on Movie Row. (BRETT DICKERSON/Okla Metropolis Free Press)

Holeman walked via the ability — initially one of many many preview theaters for movie previews on the varied movie firms situated on Movie Row — for the digital ribbon reducing exhibiting those that had joined from distant areas watched.

Charles Dodson, Second Deputy for Oklahoma County Commissioner Brian Maughan, attended to signify the OKC Chamber as Chamber employees did the internet hosting just about.

“This can be a actually thrilling improvement,” Dodson stated. “I used to be part of a bunch that met 3 times to develop a imaginative and prescient for what Movie Row may very well be and that is nice!”


After the ribbon reducing Free Press talked to Holeman about what the second location would do for Rodeo’s programing.

“It actually opens some doorways for us to have the ability to do much more issues. So, we’ve extra room to play extra movies, so we’ll be capable to have extra new launch movies without delay,” stated Holeman.

“Main as much as this, with one display screen, we’ve just about had one or two movies enjoying without delay,” she added. “And now, we will have as much as 4 or 5, which actually is superior.”

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Julia Holeman, govt director of the Rodeo Cinema, stands in entrance of the Paramount location’s state-of-the-art projector. (BRETT DICKERSON/Okla Metropolis Free Press)

The expanded capability will enable them to run two movies concurrently as a result of now they’ve two screens and two areas.

Holeman stated that the enlargement will enable them to point out extra impartial movies and to rejoice extra anniversaries of well-known movies.

Having extra neighborhood occasions is one other facet of being a neighborhood nonprofit Holeman has hopes to attain since they aren’t simply including another display screen however one other location with it’s personal potential.

“It additionally opens the door for us to associate with different nonprofits extra readily and to have extra occasions catered to the neighborhood,” stated Holeman.

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Final Up to date June 18, 2022, 5:22 PM by Brett Dickerson – Editor