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IMAX theatre coming to Cineplex Cinemas Normanview
A Cineplex theatre is seen Friday May 22, 2015 in Ottawa. (Adrian Wyld / THe Canadian Press)
Published Thursday, August 24, 2017 11:20AM CST
A new IMAX theatre is coming to Regina. Cineplex announced Thursday it will be adding an IMAX auditorium to Cineplex Cinemas Normanview.
“Cineplex is a leading entertainment company and an excellent partner that shares our commitment to innovation,” said Richard L. Gelfond, CEO of IMAX Corporation in a news release. “It has led the way in expanding the IMAX network across Canada and is now the first to launch an IMAX VR Centre in the country.”
Regina currently has one IMAX theatre at the Saskatchewan Science Centre.
“Offering our guests new entertainment choices and a variety of experiences is what Cineplex is about and we are proud to partner with IMAX on this venture,” said Ellis Jacob, President and CEO of Cineplex in a news release. “The Centre, slated to open this fall, will offer our guests immersive, multi-dimensional virtual reality experiences, including movie entertainment content and games.”
The new IMAX auditorium is expected to open in November.