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Convergence, Sundance and the Asbury Park Art House

Hi everyone – we’re back from a whirlwind tour of Midway and Park City, Utah. Out there networking and learning with our fellow Art House owners at the annual Art House Convergence. This is a conference held to gather some of the nation’s art house leaders and discuss the industry challenges and best practices at …

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From the Arthouse Convergence

This week, we’re networking and learning with close to 300 of our other ArtHouse Cinema owners, operators and distributors at the national ArtHouse Convergence conference that takes place just before the Sundance Film Festival. This event is an incredibly inspiring and informational time to learn just how The ShowRoom is measuring up on a national …

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Progress in Building the ShowRoom Arthouse Cinema

Major set of blueprints are complete and handed over to our general contractor – he’s reviewing and will provide a timetable for demolition.

Marquee is being designed and planned.

Seating suppliers are being interviewed.

Demolition around the corner.

PS – Coming Up: Harry Belefonte documentary “Sing Your Song“, We Need to Talk About Kevin and …

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Building the Art House Movie Theatre in 2012

Status of The ShowRoom Cinemas:

Final construction blueprints are in the works . . . should be done by the end of the week. Then it’s on to building permits, demolition and other fine elements of assembling Asbury Park’s award winning three screen theater expansion.

In addition to all the major construction, we’re simultaneously interviewing …

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Push and Pull in the Art House

Drive with Ryan Gosling

2012 is going to be a challenging year for Art House exhibitors. Especially the “non-chain” theaters like The ShowRoom. This blog entry on IndieWire outlines the issue.

With all that is transpiring in the industry to push art houses out of business, what’s pulling The ShowRoom to expand? Quite simply – customer options. Under our …

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