Prytania Theatres at Canal Place reopens after Hurricane Ida

One recent reopening after Hurricane Ida offers an air-conditioned escape from post-storm cleanup.

Prytania Theatres at Canal Place, at 333 Canal Street, reopens for business, owners of the independent theater announced via Facebook.

Source: Prytania Theatres at Canal Place via Facebook

“Go check out a movie, enjoy the cold air and escape reality for a few hours,” the post said.

The theater will screen recent big releases Marvel’s “Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings” and the Nia DaCosta-directed horror sequel “Candyman.” Concessions –including popcorn, nachos, cold soft drinks and candy – are available for purchase.


Prytania Theatre’s single-screen historic Uptown location will remain closed while clean-up from Hurricane Ida is finished, owners said in the Facebook post.

Current movies screening at Prytania Theatres at Canal Place:

Shang Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings
Paw Patrol: The Movie
Free Guy

All showtimes and tickets are available online at and contact for more information.

Another independent movie theater also plans to reopen to the public after Hurricane Ida.

In a Facebook post, Zeitgeist Theatre & Lounge in Arabi announced plans to reopen on Friday, Sept. 10.

The Broad Theater hasn’t announced reopening plans as of yet.

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