AMC Georgetown 14 is scheduled to reopen on March 26, along with different places of the theater chain across the nation, and the area, after remaining closed for round a yr as a result of COVID-19 pandemic.
The Georgetown theater, positioned at 3111 Ok Road, Northwest, will likely be following AMC Protected & Clear insurance policies when it opens its doorways to the general public.
AMC Theatres, which already reopened 98 p.c of its places throughout the nation on March 19, is planning to hit 99 p.c by Friday, March 26.
“It was precisely one yr in the past that we closed all AMC places in the USA,” stated Adam Aron, CEO and President of AMC Leisure, stated in a statement on Thursday. “It provides me immense pleasure to say that by the tip of subsequent week we count on that 99% of our U.S. places could have reopened. As now we have executed in any respect of places across the nation, AMC is reopening and working with the very best devotion to the well being and security of our friends and associates by way of our AMC Protected & Clear insurance policies and protocols.”
The corporate’s “Protected & Clear protocols” have been developed by a group led by Dr. Joseph Allen, a distinguished member of the college of Harvard University’s School of Public Health, and in cooperation with The Clorox Firm, a world producer of cleansing merchandise, in response to the discharge.
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The measures embody social distancing, automated seat blocking, necessary masks sporting, quick access to disinfecting wipes and hand sanitizer, HEPA vacuums, and enhanced air filtration by way of MERV-13 filters.
AMC workers cleans each auditorium between every showtime with enhanced onerous floor disinfection together with doorways, handrails, recliner buttons, and tray tables. Further time between showtimes is allotted for an intensive cleansing of the auditoriums. There may be additionally nightly disinfection of auditorium fixtures and seating areas.
Among the many AMC theaters that reopened on March 19 are a number of DMV space places — AMC Academy 8, AMC Middle Park 8, and AMC Magic Johnson Capital Middle 12, and AMC Rivertowne 12 in Prince George’s County.
On March 26, along with DC’s AMC Georgetown 14, AMC DINE-IN Rio 18 and AMC Wheaton Mall 9 of Montgomery County will begin working.
“AMC will solely reopen its theatres as soon as accredited to take action by state and native authorities,” the corporate says.