Monday, September 10, 2012
Patch will be hosting the monthly "Girl's Night Out" movie showing Wednesday night, where ladies (and guys) can see "Sleepless in Seattle" for $1.
We're getting excited for the monthly "Girl's Night Out" movie showing at Studio Movie Grill in Wheaton this Wednesday, where Sleepless in Seattle is the $1 movie pick of the month. I, Patch Local Editor Charlotte Eriksen, will be there a little early to hang out by the bar and talk with anyone who has questions about Patch. I'll fire up the site and walk you through blogging, posting events, signing up for the newsletter and liking us on Facebook. If you already know about all of that, then we'll just hang out. Girl's Night Out starts at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 12. I'll plan on being there around 6:45 p.m. See you then!
Monday, July 16, 2012
Forbes ranked Studio Movie Grill No. 9 in its top 10 list of movie theaters worth traveling for.
Studio Movie Grill (SMG), Wheaton's newest destination for date night, movies, food and drinks, recently made Forbes' list of "10 Movie Theaters Worth Traveling For." Ranked No. 9 of 10 theaters, Forbes touts SMG's lounge, "top-notch" technology, service and bar. Be sure to receive all the latest headlines by signing up for either the free daily newsletter sent straight to your inbox, or follow Wheaton Patch on Facebook. Studio Movie Grill opened at 301 Rice Lake Square in Wheaton on June 8. The nine-screen movie theater and restaurant feature first-run movie showings in the 40,000-square-foot, former Linens 'N Things and movie theater building. Studio Movie Grill operates eight other locations in Texas, Georgia and Arizona, according to a…
Mark Seaton, an employee at Studio Movie Grill in Wheaton, could have his Chrysler commercial shown on national television this week.
Mark Seaton, an employee at Studio Movie Grill in Wheaton has been chosen as one of the finalists in the Chrysler Commercial Contest. The winner's commercial that best captures the line, "Imported from Gotham City," will debut on Access Hollywood Thursday, July 19.
Tuesday, June 19, 2012
Dancers from Wheaton's Front Street Dance Center perform in the Studio Movie Grill lobby.
Dancers from Front Street Dance Center in Wheaton performed in the lobby of Studio Movie Grill last week to kick off the monthly "Girl's Night Out" series last Wednesday.
Thursday, June 14, 2012
Let us know what you think.
There's a new place in town to catch a movie all while enjoying food and drinks. Wheaton's Studio Movie Grill opened last Friday and we want to know what you think of the new theater-going experience. Have you visited the theater yet? Do you like the idea of dining during a movie, or is it too distracting? Wednesday evening, Wheaton Patch Editor Charlotte Eriksen and myself hosted a ladies night out event. A sold out crowd turned out to watch the chick-flick classic "Dirty Dancing." We ordered beverages, food and had a good time. The menu is not what you might expect. There's everything from pizza to a cheese and fruit plate. I think the new restaurant/theater would be a great date-night spot or the perfect place for an evening out with …
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Wheaton and Glen Ellyn Patch editors will host the Girl's Night Out Series at Studio Movie Grill, a new movie theater and restaurant in Wheaton. For $1, ladies can watch an old favorite—Dirty Dancing—while enjoying cocktails, food, friends and Patrick Swa
Thursday, June 7, 2012
Studio Movie Grill opens in Wheaton Friday, Jun. 8, and there are a couple ways you can go to the movies for free.
Studio Movie Grill (SMG), a nine-screen movie theater and restaurant opens in Wheaton on Friday, Jun. 8. The theater will feature first-run movie showings in the 40,000-square-foot, former Linens 'N Things and movie theater building at 301 Rice Lake Square. In addition to the free movie passes the theater is offering for its Grand Opening, anyone who donates a nonperishable food item for the "Cans Film Festival" will receive a free ticket for any showing on opening day. Moviegoers can also win passes to a VIP screening of Rock of Ages by entering our contest with a photo of a time you felt like a rock star. The theater will celebrate its opening Friday with a Wheaton Chamber of Commerce ribbon-cutting ceremony. Wheaton Mayor Mike Gresk and…
Monday, June 4, 2012
Share a picture to illustrate a time you felt like a rock star; we'll give ten random winners tickets to a screening of "Rock of Ages" at Studio Movie Grill.
What makes you feel like a rock star? Wheaton Patch is giving away ten tickets for two to a VIP screening of Rock of Ages at Studio Movie Grill, a movie theater and restaurant opening at 301 Rice Lake Square in Wheaton this week. Enter our "When I was a rock star" contest for a chance to win. Here's how: Winners will receive a ticket to admit two people for cocktails and hors d'oevres at 6:15 p.m. Tuesday, June 12, followed by dinner and a screening of the movie Tuesday, June 12. OK, now for the rules: Click here for complete Official Rules. Click on the "upload photos and videos" button this page to send us your photo and remember to describe what it represents. But be sure to come back and to add your photo to the gallery on this …
Monday, May 21, 2012
Studio Movie Grill is a movie theater and restaurant opening in Wheaton's Rice Lake Square next month.
Due to a slight construction delay, Studio Movie Grill (SMG), a movie theater and restaurant opening in Wheaton, will open June 8, according to SMG spokesman Lynne McQuaker. Originally set for a late May opening, the nine-screen, 120-seat movie theater and restaurant will open at 301 Rice Lake Square in the 40,000-square-foot, former Linens 'N Things building. Click to sign up for the free Wheaton Patch newsletter! Studio Movie Grill operates eight other locations in Texas, Georgia and Arizona, according to a Wheaton city staff memo. The Wheaton location will also include a lounge to accommodate about 36 people. Studio Movie Grill is offering free movie passes for its opening week. For information regarding free movie passes, visit the …
Thursday, May 3, 2012
Opening later this month in Wheaton's Rice Lake Square, combined restaurant and movie theater, Studio Movie Grill, will provide 175 jobs to local residents, according to a release.
Thursday, May 3, 2012
More than 175 people will begin new jobs this month as Studio Movie Grill opens its doors at 301 Rice Lake Square in Wheaton. According to a press release from Studio Movie Grill, the development of the 30,000-square-foot space has already impacted the local economy, as "dozens" of local construction workers have been working to complete the project. The building was formerly a Linens 'N Things store and prior to that, a movie theater. Studio Movie Grill’s Wheaton location will house an eight-screen upscale theater, with Dolby Digital technology and 3D, as well as an expansive menu for in-theater dining, according to the release. As Studio Movie Grill prepares for all the upcoming summer films, the company has begun to hire staff members, …