In the world of video streaming services like Netflix and Hulu, movie theater chains are becoming increasingly desperate to encourage consumers to get out of their houses — and into cinema auditoriums. Cinepolis Junior is opening two theaters this month in Southern California — in Pico Rivera and Vista — and their spin on the theater-going experience is to have actual jungle gyms inside their auditoriums. “It’s really intended to make kids feel welcome and comfortable,” said Cinepolis USA Chief Executive Adrian Mijares Elizondo, according to the Los Angeles Times. “The whole idea is to make it easier for parents to take their kids to the movies and let the kids have more fun.” The auditoriums are designed for children ages 3 to 12, and the first film to be shown at the…
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Our "Diva of the Discount" Karen Husselbee from MacArthur Center in Norfolk joins us with a sneak peak at some of the biggest and best deals happening this President's Day weekend.
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Deal ➤ 51% off at Drunk Shakespeare
The Deal One ticket to Drunk Shakespeare This event is 21+, and Groupon customers most provide a 21+ ID for entry When: select dates Where: The Lounge Door time: 30 minutes before showtime Full offer value includes ticketing fees Theater is wheelchair accessible Click here to view the performance schedule Ticketing Options $29 for balcony seating (up to $59 value) $39 for mezzanine seating (up to $73 value) $49 for stage-side seating (up to $93 value) Drunk Shakespeare TimeOut New York calls Drunk Shakespeare a “live-action Drunk History,” and every performance starts the same way: one member of the five-person cast downs at least four shots of whiskey, one right after another. From there, though, it’s…
Deal ➤ 50% off at The Phoenix Theatre
This hit Broadway show turns sibling rivalry into a Tony-winning farcical tour de force. Siblings Vanya and Sonia live a quiet life in the wealthy rural conclave where they grew up. But when their movie-star sister Masha returns home unannounced with Spike, her 20-something boy toy, an unforgettably zany weekend ensues. "Both breathtakingly funny and quietly poignant, this Chekhov-inspired work ... is pure joy from start to finish," raved "Backstage". Catch this hilarious tale of regret and raucousness at the Phoenix Theatre in Edmonds.
Fall arts guide
10 works of theater, dance & art to fulfill your culture fix this season ‘Finding Neverland’ at Cadillac Palace Theatre (above) Plays and movies about writers are often either less-than-thrilling (sitting at a desk all day doesn’t leave much room for adventure) or — when depicting scribblers behaving badly — little more than soap opera. …
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