Cranford Theater officially reopens with new seats, concession stand

The Cranford Theater officially reopened to the public Friday, with all new renovations, after it closed suddenly back in September.

News 12 Staff

Nov 8, 2019, 12:49 PM

Updated 1,664 days ago

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The Cranford Theater officially reopened to the public Friday, with all new renovations, after it closed suddenly back in September.
Officials held a red carpet grand opening party Thursday night to celebrate.
The theater closed suddenly in September after the operator left in the middle of the night, leaving the town without a theater for the first time in over 93 years.
Soon after the closing, the owner of the actual theater property decided to do a complete renovation.
"Certainly, the marquee, it's great to see it back on it's a big red Cranford as you drive into town, it's a hallmark of our downtown and it's really important to have them reopen," says Mayor Patrick Giblin.
Renovations for the theater include new seats and a concession stand.
The film selection will include major blockbuster movies, along with special events and artistic pictures.


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