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SENSORY FRIENDLY SCREENING OF THE LORAX

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by NYMetroParents Staff

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AMC Theatres partners with the Autism Society to provide monthly sensory-friendly screenings of kid's movies in an accepting, safe environment.

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AMC Theatres collaborates with the Autism Society to provide sensory-friendly screenings of kid's movies in a safe environment each month. Theater lights are turned up and audience members are encouraged to get up, dance, walk around, shout, and sing.

This month, AMC Theatres throughout the New York metro area are showing Dr. Seuss's The Lorax, which opened Friday, March 2. Here are the sensory-friendly screenings happening at 10am this Saturday, March 10 in AMC Theatres throughout the New York metro area:

 

Manhattan
Upper West Side
AMC Loews 84th Street

Queens
Flushing
AMC Loews Bay Terrace 6

Fairfield, CT
Danbury
AMC Loews Danbury 16

Nassau
Levittown
AMC Loews Nassau Metroplex 10

Suffolk
Stony Brook
AMC Loews Stony Brook 17

Hungtington
AMC Loews Shore 8


Sensory Friendly Films provides a unique opportunity for families to enjoy films in a safe and accepting environment. Kids and parents in the audience are encouraged to get up, dance, sing, shout, and walk around during the screening. The program began with a request from a parent with a child with autism at AMC Columbia Mall 14 in Columbia, Maryland. More than 300 kids and their parents attended this first screening.

Now, the program is available at AMC locations thorughout the nation. To learn more about Sensory Friendly Films and to see the upcoming schedule of movies, visit www.amctheatres.com/sff.

 


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