Updated at 1:33 p.m., Friday, June 15, 2007
Varsity movie theater to close Sunday
Consolidated Theatres owns the 1.7-acre property at 1106 University Ave., near Beretania Street. The theater was built in 1939.
A news released issued by Consolidated officials this afternoon said:
"Consolidated is committed to delivering a diverse slate of movies to Hawai'i. Independent and art films like "Curse of the Golden Flower", "Pan's Labrynth", and "The Waitress" have been showcased at our Ward and newly renovated Kahala locations."
The statement also noted that Consolidated Theatres has offered employment to all members of the Varsity team in surrounding theater locations.