What the hell is up with the Hippodrome? Clearly it is a comfortable and cool space to watch movies but where are all the people? We stopped in to watch The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus on Tuesday and we were the only three people in the theater.
Slash your ticket prices to encourage people to check the place out and make your money on concessions. Get on Facebook and other social media. Show classic movies and art house films. Broadcast concerts. Have other live entertainment in the lobby. Offer a happy hour. Et cetera.
No one wants to see this place close again but someone needs to rework their business plan, make some changes, and put some butts in those (exceptionally) comfortable BMW seats.
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