Robert H. Smith School of Business
The Motley Fool

Market Foolery Featured Podcasts

  • MarketFoolery: 09.18.2014
    As Alibaba gears up for the biggest IPO in history, Motley Fool Funds analyst Tim Hanson shares why he has no interest in the stock.  Plus we analyze the business of the NFL, one company’s disappearing CEO, and things to do when you’re visiting Washington, DC.  
  • MarketFoolery: 09.17.2014
    Morgan Housel analyzes the best way to think about trends, what Scotland’s independence means for investors and what to do in DC.
  • MarketFoolery: 09.16.2014
    On today’s show the guys try to figure out what the future may hold for sears, what Microsoft plans to do with Minecraft, and which fall beer is the best.
Capital Business
Posted at 02:51 PM ET, 07/26/2012

Starplex cinema coming to Ashburn

Starplex Cinemas will open an 11-screen movie theater in Ashburn as part of a new development called Loudoun Station being built along the Dulles Greenway at Shellhorn Road.

Developer Comstock Partners broke ground on the project this spring and ultimately plans more than 3 million square feet, including offices, restaurants, shopping and 1,500 new apartments or condominiums.

The project will also be immediately accessible by the last stop on the first leg of Metro’s Silver Line when it opens in 2014.

The theater is scheduled to open on Central Station Drive in 2014 and will feature “first-run films in state-of-the-art auditoriums at affordable prices.”

Though Starplex theaters aren’t of the luxury variety, the Dallas company joins a growing number of cinema chains that are opening new locations in the Washington area.

“We are very excited about this new location and would like to be known as a family-oriented movie theater with affordable prices the entire clan can enjoy,” said Tod Hanna , Starplex chief operating, in a statement.

Follow Jonathan O’Connell on Twitter: @oconnellpostbiz

By  |  02:51 PM ET, 07/26/2012

Tags:  Starplex Cinemas, Ashburn, Loudoun County, Loudoun Station, movie theaters

 
Read what others are saying
     

    © 2011 The Washington Post Company