EW.com is reporting that The Alamo Drafthouse Cinema chain is bringing the original Star Wars trilogy back to theaters!
“Seeing the original trilogy on the big screen for the first time is a real life-altering event and just a supreme amount of fun.” says Alamo Drafthouse’s VP of Special Events, Henri Mazza in the EW interview.
The movies featured will be the 1997 re-release versions of A New Hope, The Empire Strikes Back and The Return of the Jedi.
The roadshow will include these U.S. cities:
August 6 – San Francisco, CA / The Warfield
August 6 – Kansas City, MO / The Midland Theatre
August 6 – Washington, D.C. / Warner Theatre
August 6 – Los Angeles, CA / The Theatre at the Ace Hotel
August 6 – New York, NY / The Town Hall
August 6 – Miami, FL / Olympia Theatre
August 6 – San Antonio, TX Majestic Theatre
August 7 – New York, NY / Kings Theatre
August 7 – Dallas, TX / Majestic Theatre
August 11 – 13 – Austin, TX / The Long Center for the Performing Arts
August 13 – Philadelphia, PA / The Keswick Theatre
August 13 – Louisville, KY / Brown Theatre
August 20 – Oakland, CA / Paramount Theatre
August 27 – Boston, MA / The Boston Opera House
Date TBD – Houston, TX / Venue TBD
Date TBD – Denver, CO / Venue TBD
There is nothing more nostalgic and exciting for Star Wars fans than to view the original trilogy the way it was meant to be seen – on the BIG SCREEN!
To learn more about, buy tickets and to keep up with the roadshow news, visit the official site: https://drafthouse.com/event/the-return-of-the-trilogy