Got kids in an Oakland public school? Keeping them home today on strike day? Time on your hands? Then why not treat the whole family to a matinee double-feature at Oakland's Grand Lake Theater? The theater is normally not open this early, but owner Allan Michaan made an exception: "We are happy to support Oakland's teachers in their efforts to improve our schools," he wrote in a press release. For $5, catch How to Train Your Dragon in 3D and Oceans, an animated Disney short, at noon or 2:15. Popcorn and 3D glasses included. Full release after the jump.
FROM ALLEN MICHAAN:
In response to the needs raised by the teachers strike on Thursday
April 29 the Grand Lake will offer the following special program
during school hours:
In theater #1:
HOW TO TRAIN YOUR DRAGON in 3D
shown at 12:30 and 2:30
In theater #2 (upstairs):
OCEANS (G rated Disney feature — not animated)
shown at 12:00 and 2:15
All tickets for these shows will be only $5.00
3D glasses are included in this price for "Dragon"
Free popcorn will be provided as well.
We are happy to support Oakland's teachers in their efforts to improve