Shetland Arts Director, Gwilym Gibbons, announced this afternoon during the Get AmbITion conference in Mareel, that in the 7 weeks since the venue opened, it has already exceeded its cinema sales targets by a considerable margin.
The Mareel business plan has an annual target of 39,834 cinema sales. Gwilym announced to the conference audience in Mareel and live webcast online that, with the venue having been open for 7 weeks tomorrow, there has already been 14,619 cinema sales. Targets for the initial 7 weeks in the business plan are 5,362, meaning that the venue has exceeded its cinema sales targets for this period by an impressive 9,257.
Thank you all to have visited during this time, and we look forward to seeing you in Mareel again soon!