Updated: October 17, 2020 02:28 PM
Created: October 17, 2020 12:25 PM
NEW YORK, N.Y. (WHEC) — Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that movie theaters outside of New York City can reopen at 25% capacity under state guidance starting Oct. 23.
In a press conference on Saturday, Cuomo said no more than 50 people are allowed at a time in front of each screen in each movie theater. Also, movie theaters can only open outside of NYC in counties that have an infection rate below 2% on a 14-day average and do not have any cluster zones.
State guidance on the reopening of theaters is as follows:
To watch the full press conference, click on the video above.
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