Remodeled Chez Artiste movie theater re-opens Friday


By John Moore

Oct. 25, 2012

Landmark’s Chez Artiste Theatre  re-opens Friday (Oct. 26) after an extensive renovation and remodel.

This renovation includes new advancements in sight, sound and seating, including Barco Digital Projection, upgraded digital sound and new  leather-style seats with expanded row widths.

New decorative touches throughout the theater include new granite countertops and mosaic glass-tile walls as well as stone flooring in the lobby, new hardwood flooring and carpet throughout each theater, imported wall coverings in each hallway, French wall sconces and Italian light pendants. The concessions and box-office areas and auditorium entries now feature large LED screens displaying films and showtimes.

Films opening  Friday include THE HOUSE I LIVE IN, Eugene Jarecki’s look at America’s war on drugs; THE OTHER DREAM TEAM, a story of trailblazing athletes who left  indelible marks on the history books; and CHICKEN WITH PLUMS, a French-language drama set in Iran.

Order advance tickets for all screenings here

Download a coupon for a free small popcorn with any beverage purchase. Valid Oct. 26-Nov. 1 only.

By John Moore

Award-winning arts journalist John Moore was named one of the 12 most influential theater critics in the United States by American Theatre Magazine during has 12 years at The Denver Post. Hen then created a groundbreaking new media outlet covering Colorado arts an culture as an in-house, multimedia journalist for the Denver Center for the Performing Arts. He also founded The Denver Actors Fund, a nonprofit that has raised more than $600,000 for theatre artists in medical need. He is now a journalist for hire as the founder of Moore Media Colorado. You can find samples of his work at MooreJohn.Com. Contact him at