iPic Entertainment® Announces Visionary Movie Theater 'Escape' to Debut in Philadelphia Eight-Screen, 744-Seat iPic Theaters and Tanzy Restaurant Scheduled to Open at The Boyd in 2015
BOCA RATON, Fla., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Continuing on its path for remarkable growth, iPic Entertainment today announces the signing of a lease to build an eight-screen, 744-seat luxury movie theater escape and award-winning Tanzy restaurant concept at The Boyd Theater in downtown Philadelphia. Established in 2006 and headquartered in South Florida, iPic Theaters has swiftly grown to nine locations with 67 screens in seven states over the last three years, priding itself on delivering an "affordable superior experience" in the cinema marketplace.
Located one block from Rittenhouse Square on Chestnut Street, iPic Theaters at The Boyd will continue iPic Entertainment's vision to revolutionize the film industry, offering an exceptional movie-going experience and the ultimate night out.
"We are excited to bring the iPic experience to a city so rich in culture as Philadelphia and look forward to introducing our unique concept to the area," said Hamid Hashemi President and CEO of iPic Entertainment.
The new iPic Theaters at The Boyd will enable guests to enjoy their movie in ultimate comfort and style with reclining chairs, pillows and blankets. At the push of a button, guests can summon personal servers to deliver iPic signature dishes or hand-crafted cocktails. The new theater will also feature Tanzy, an innovative, independent dine-in restaurant serving artisanal Italian cuisine and authentic Parma Bar dishes. At Tanzy, we combine artisanal culinary techniques with contemporary style to deliver an unexpected dining adventure, day or night. A full-service bar will offer an exclusive menu of craft cocktails, Italian mojitos by mixologist and master sommelier Adam Seger. Tanzy's Parma Bar will feature tastings of the finest cured meats, artisan breads and the freshest mozzarellas that bring guests on a culinary journey through Italy. Imaginative and whimsical interiors will create a memorable dining experience for any occasion.
iPic Theaters at The Boyd will feature eight auditoriums with seating between 40 and 120 in an intimate setting. All auditoriums will be equipped with 4K digital cinema technology. All seats may be reserved ahead of time on iPic's proprietary reservation system by visiting iPic.com, or moviegoers can simply download the iPic app to their iPhones or Androids for a hassle-free, one-step transaction process. A free, exclusive membership program enables iPic members to cash in on discounted pricing, priority notification of tickets available for purchase to blockbuster movies, access to exclusive movie showings, free upgrades to Premium Plus seats and the ability to earn points toward iPic Member Reward programs. To become an iPic member, please visit www.ipictheaters.com/become-a-member.aspx.
About iPic Entertainment®
Boca Raton, FL-based iPic-Gold Class Entertainment, LLC, is regarded as an industry leader developer and operator of visionary entertainment destinations, operating exclusive venues that include premium movie theaters, restaurants and stylized bowling centers. iPic Entertainment currently operates nine theaters with 67 screens in Arizona, California, Florida, Illinois, Texas, Washington and Wisconsin. Visit iPic on the web at www.ipic.com.
SOURCE iPic Entertainment