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New Theater
St. George, Utah
 
Status:
Announced 
Chain:
Westates Theatres 
Auditoriums:
Total Seats:
1700 
Open:
Thanksgiving 2012  
 

In January 2012, Westates Theatres announced it would build a 35,000-square-foot cinema in a new development near the convention center south of St. George.   The theater complex will feature 1,700 seats in eight auditoriums, with high-back rocking chairs, stadium seating, all digital projection, state-of-the-art digital sound, and an IMAX theater.   All screens will be wall-to-wall and 3D-capable.