Three years after it was first introduced, a movie show with all of the bells and whistles is coming to The Battery Atlanta.
Silverspot Cinema, which payments itself as a “one-of-a-kind boutique dine-in theater expertise,” will open in Could, based on a information launch from the corporate.
The 2-story, 50,000-square-foot facility will embody 10 auditoriums and 588 absolutely reclining seats. On provide will likely be “Hollywood productions,” but additionally “impartial movies, operas and ballets, concert events and a wide range of particular in-house cultural occasions,” akin to social celebrations and company capabilities.
The corporate describes the meals as fashionable American delicacies. There may even be a standalone bar and cocktail lounge providing cocktails, craft beer and wine.
The Braves Improvement Firm, which owns and operates the Battery, introduced the theater in 2018 and stated on the time it could open in 2019, based on a 2018 MDJ report. One other MDJ article, in February 2019, stated the theater would open within the first quarter of 2020, quoting a Braves Improvement Firm official.
A consultant for the corporate stated that “with COVID the workforce simply felt the timing wasn’t proper till now.”
Silverspot has applied quite a few public well being measures to scale back the danger of an infection. In accordance with a reopening plan on the corporate’s web site, tickets may be bought forward of time on-line. Meals and drinks will likely be dropped at your seat. Silverspot’s bars and lounges are open with restricted seating and eating rooms are closed. To cut back contact, the menu providing is proscribed to the corporate’s hottest gadgets.
The auditoriums are working with “dynamic seating” — when tickets are bought, the 2 seats to the left and proper of you might be robotically blocked off, the web site says. Distance between rows exceeds social distancing necessities. Sanitation and disinfection has been elevated and the theater is designed to scale back touching of shared surfaces. Hand sanitizer is obtainable.
All staff are required to put on masks, the location says. Visitors are requested to make use of face masks however can take away them whereas seated to eat and drink.
That is Silverspot’s first foray into Georgia and its seventh theater nationwide, the discharge says. The corporate operates theaters in Chapel Hill, North Carolina, Beachwood, Ohio, Brookfield, Wisconsin, and three in Florida: Naples, Coconut Creek and Miami.
“We’re excited to open our doorways quickly to the Atlanta group,” stated Gonzalo Ulivi, managing associate of Silverspot Cinema, within the launch. “As we put together to hitch the leisure choices at The Battery Atlanta, we look ahead to offering friends a really distinctive expertise that enhances their favourite cinematic screenings with our first-class choices.”