The Enzian announced today that tickets for Gabriela Cowperthwaite's Blackfish, the controversial documentary about orcas in captivity at marine parks like SeaWorld, go on sale at 1pm today for all shows on their website or at their box office.
It tells the story of SeaWorld's largest orca, Tilikum, and trainer Dawn Brancheau who died during an incident with Tilikum after a Dine with Shamu performance, and features interviews with former trainers and fishermen.
The film opens August 9th.
We welcome readers to submit letters regarding articles and content in Orlando Weekly. Letters should be a minimum of 150 words, refer to content that has appeared on Orlando Weekly, and must include the writer's full name, address, and phone number for verification purposes. No attachments will be considered. Writers of letters selected for publication will be notified via email. Letters may be edited and shortened for space.
Email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Orlando Weekly works for you, and your support is essential.
Our small but mighty local team works tirelessly to bring you high-quality, uncensored news and cultural coverage of Central Florida.
Unlike many newspapers, ours is free – and we'd like to keep it that way, because we believe, now more than ever, everyone deserves access to accurate, independent coverage of their community.
Whether it's a one-time acknowledgement of this article or an ongoing pledge, your support helps keep Orlando’s true free press free.