Theaters and the Pandemic

Kavitha Reddy Industry, Palace

  WHY we need help. We have a lot of different ages as fans of the Palace so before we get to the “how” we want you to understand the “why.”  If you already understand this, please scroll down to the HOW section.  In a nutshell: Grab a calculator and add up what you made in May, June, July and …

Palace under attack!

Kavitha Reddy Palace

  We are trying to keep the Covid enemy out of the Palace walls.  We are all under attack, but hopefully with some personal responsibility, we can stay safe and still enjoy our favorite activities.  If you haven’t visited the Palace since we reopened in June, things are a little different around here. While we hope most of these adjustments …

Is this goodbye?

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  We need to talk and I know how you feel about difficult conversations so I’ll try to be gentle. Things aren’t good. They haven’t been good for a while. I’m not giving up on us, but I want to be honest with you. I need you more than I ever have. I can’t do this alone. I’m scared we …

The best bad review

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  STOP! Don’t hit send. I know you’re mad. I know you feel justice will be served if you spew a list of profanities blasting a business on a public forum. You’ll show them what happens when they disrespect you and blatantly disregard all of the doctrines of customer service that you feel they should follow based on your experience …

A room full of candy!

Kavitha Reddy Concessions, Industry, Palace

Picture this: you walk into a hotel conference room full of booths. These booths are full of candy and popcorn and hot dogs and all of the yummy items you could hope to find at a concession counter. Your challenge, should you choose to accept it, is to visit these booths, try the samples, and decide how to work these …

Back to school: Field Trips, Fundraisers, Donations!

Kavitha Reddy Palace

It’s back to school time and I know many of you are taking on new roles. If you’re suddenly tasked with the job of planning field trips, raising money, or looking for donations, here’s where to start: Field Trips We offer field trips outside of our regular schedule. The basics: $8 gets students a ticket/drink/popcorn. One teacher is included for …

Getting the movie you want at the Palace

Kavitha Reddy Feature Films, Industry, Palace

We do not pick the new release movies that are played at the Palace.  For that reason… if there is a specific movie that you want to see, sometimes YOU need to bring it to us.  We get most big releases, but small releases are pretty rare for us.  The studios have very targeted areas for their movies and their …

Is this movie appropriate?

Kavitha Reddy Feature Films, Industry, Palace

Movie theaters are weird. We don’t have any control over the product we sell (movies). Not only do we not have any say in what gets made, we also don’t get to pick what comes to us. We are not well versed in every movie that comes through. We do not get any special treatment from the studio. They do …

Creating a Movie Palace tradition

Kavitha Reddy Concessions, Palace

Creating a new holiday tradition at the Palace.              We know some of you feel very strongly about stores being open on the holidays and while we would love official days off, the reality is that these days make up for the painfully slow days in the off months.  We NEED these days to survive. It’s ok to come see …

Avoid the Sell Out

Kavitha Reddy Feature Films, Industry, Palace

“Sorry, that is actually sold out…” are some of the worst words you can hear when you come to the movies!! However, we have a few tips to help you avoid the sell out! While we never know if a show time will sell out, very few of our shows do sell out, so it’s pretty easy to make sure …