Immediate Investment Includes the Enhancement of Six Marcus
Wehrenberg Locations in
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Marcus Theatres® expands DreamLounger℠ seating to six
“It is important that we continue to provide the community the ultimate
destination for moviegoing,” said
Current renovations are in various stages across the six locations, but
they begin with the addition of DreamLoungers to all non-
Feedback suggests that guests enjoy the comfort of DreamLounger recliners and appreciate double the legroom between rows and the ability to go from a seated upright position to a full recline with the touch of a button. Plus, reserved seating provides a convenient, stress-free experience — with free online ticketing for Magical Movie Rewards℠ members.
Three properties also will receive a PLF screen — another popular
amenity now at nearly 60 percent of locations throughout the company’s
circuit. The MegaScreen at
In addition to auditorium renovations, unique food and beverage concepts at four locations will help broaden the traditional moviegoing experience and give guests new ways to enjoy a meal at the movies:
Take Five Lounge℠ brings a casual dining, appetizer and
beverage option to Marcus Theatres. Guests can relax over food and
drinks before and after a movie, adding to their evening out at the
theatre. Plus, beverages can be brought into auditoriums for customers
to enjoy during the movie.
Take Five Loungeadditions are planned for Ronnie’s, Cape West, Des Peresand O’Fallon Cines.
Reel Sizzle® is the newest food concept from
Marcus Theatres. It serves up menu items inspired by classic
Hollywoodand the iconic diners of the 1950s. Americana fare like burgers, chicken tenders, crinkle cut fries with ‘sizzle seasoning’ and signature shakes, are prepared on a griddle behind the counter. Two Reel Sizzles are planned as part of these renovations – one at Ronnie’s and one at O’Fallon Cine.
Zaffiro’s℠ Express is a concept that allows guests to place
their order at a counter area for quick pick-up. Zaffiro’s Express is
known for its Thincredible® handmade pizza, but also offers
sandwiches, appetizers, desserts and other menu items. These can be
enjoyed in the lobby or can be taken into the auditorium as a perfect
meal with the movie. Based on an iconic award-winning
Milwaukeepizzeria, Zaffiro’s Express is coming soon to Cape West, Des Peresand Ronnie’s Cines.
- Big Screen Bistros℠ offer full-service, in-theatre dining with a complete menu of entrees, appetizers, salads, sandwiches, desserts and drinks. Guests place their order with wait staff and their food and beverages will be delivered right to their seats. Des Peres Cine will feature three Big Screen Bistro auditoriums following completion of the remodel.
Additional updates in lobbies and corridors are also part of some of the renovations. All current projects are expected to be completed by the end of the year. For more information and for showtimes, visit: www.MarcusTheatres.com.
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