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Due to ongoing uncertainties brought about by the current pandemic and with today's announcement that Milwaukee Film will be doing extensive restoration work on the Oriental Theatre this summer, this message is to notify you that our August screenings of CATS have now been canceled

Over the next 24 hours, we will initiate the process to refund your ticket(s). The funds should return to your accounts within 3-5 business days. Please reach out to if you do not receive those funds within that time frame.

If you would like to donate the cost of your tickets to support our nonprofit, the best way to do that is to please go to and click the "Donate now" button. We appreciate your consideration.

Thank you for your continued support. We hope to see you again at the Oriental Theatre in the not too distant future.

Stay safe,
Milwaukee Film



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