Regal, the second largest cinema chain in North America, will be taking over the Arclight theatre location at The Paseo in Pasadena, California. The exhibitor entered into a lease agreement with Onni Group to operate the the 14-screen theatre which closed in March 2020 due to COVID-19 restrictions and never returned to business. Regal will be announcing grand opening details soon including promotional offers and an official opening date for Regal Paseo.
“The Paseo development has long been the entertainment destination for Pasadena; however, since 2020, it has been missing one important element, a state-of-the-art theatre.” said Mooky Greidinger, CEO of Cineworld, parent company of Regal. “In collaborating with our new partners at Onni Group, we are proud to be the new operators of Regal Paseo with exciting upgrades to the theatrical experience forthcoming for this destination location.”
The Paseo is destination for shopping, dining and entertainment located in the heart of historic downtown Pasadena. Its catchment area extends into the highly populated suburbs north of Los Angeles give its access to the 210 and 110 freeways. Less than 10 miles (16 kilometres) away is the AMC Americana at Brand 18 in Glendale, one of the highest grossing cinemas in the United States.