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Charles Theater closed following a shooting threat via social media directed at a screening of 'Black Panthers' documentary

Charles Theater closed following a shooting threat via social media directed at a screening of 'Black Panthers' documentary

The Charles Theater was evacuated and then closed today due to a shooting threat, sent via Twitter to the theater, that was connected to a screening of the Stanley Nelson documentary, "Black Panthers: Vanguard Of the Revolution." The screening was going to have a panel following the 1:15 p.m. showing with director Nelson and activist Deray McKesson. The 1:15 p.m. screening, which was interrupted by the evacuation around 2:40 p.m., was later allowed to finish and the scheduled Q&A was held in the...

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