Movie Audience Still Low. Some People May Never Go Back.

LOS ANGELES – About 49 percent of pre-pandemic moviegoers no longer buy tickets. Some, roughly 8 percent, are probably lost forever. To win back the rest, multiplex owners must “urgently” rethink pricing and customer benefits, in addition to focusing on coronavirus safety. These were some of the takeaways from a new study of the state …

Noah Gordon, 95, Died; American Novelist with an Audience Abroad

American author Noah Gordon, virtually unknown in his country but whose novels about history, medicine, and Jewish identity have made him a literary intellectual abroad, died Monday at his home in Dedham, Mass. He was 95 years old. His death was confirmed by his wife, Lorraine Gordon. Mr Gordon’s first novel, “Rabbi” Dealing with the …

Finding a New Theater Audience Away from France’s Cities

It started when an actor’s grandmother, Lazare Kherson-Macarel, let the organizers take over her backyard. After her death in 2012, a crowdfunding campaign raised 70,000 euros, about $82,000 to keep the festival running on her property, and local officials chose to buy it and rent it to the community for free. The festival’s audience continued …

Tokyo Olympics Attract Smallest Summer Games TV Audience Since 1988

Tokyo Olympics withdrawn the smallest audience The company said Monday it has attracted an average of 15.5 million viewers for its nightly prime-time broadcast and digital offerings since NBCUniversal began covering the Summer Games in 1988. from low attendance opening ceremony Until Sunday, July 23 silent closing eventNBCUniversal’s coverage of the Games has been weighed …