The Lion's Roar

Columbia Theatre to suspend all operations

The Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts closed its doors to the public on March 18 following Governor John Bel Edwards' announcement on March 16 to shut down public schools, casinos and theatres.

Jordyn Franklin, Staff Reporter

March 25, 2020

Following Gov. John Bel Edwards’ press conference on March 16, public schools, casinos and movie theaters all across Louisiana have closed.  As of March 18, the Columbia Theatre for the Performing Arts has also closed its doors to the public.  With the Columbia Theatre’s closure, questions about the previously upcoming shows have ...