New Houston rooftop movie theater to kick off grand opening on Oct. 3



Houston is getting its first outdoor rooftop theater, and the first movie guests will see there is "Dirty Dancing."

Rooftop Cinema Club will show the dance film on Wednesday, Oct. 3. Patrick Swayze was born and raised in Houston.

"His mother actually had a ballroom dance studio in Houston and he grew up ballroom dancing," said Dustin Howren, Fred Astaire River Oaks dance instructor. "Mambo was, I think, one of his favorite dances that he did."

Rooftop Cinema Club is also featuring other movies with Texas ties, like "Selena" and "The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas."

Rooftop Cinema Club is located at 1700 Post Oak Blvd., Houston. Click here for a full schedule and more information.

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