iPic Entertainment today announces three nights of screenings of the first episode of the new season of Mystery Science Theater 3000 (MST3K) at iPic Theaters nationwide. Tickets are now on sale at iPic.com for Friday, April 14 – Sunday, April 16 showings. To enhance the experience of the cult movie-riffing television series’ arrival to the big screen, iPic will include themed culinary offerings, interactive audience surprises and fan merchandise gifts for moviegoers.
The new season of MST3K premieres exclusively on Netflix today, April 14 reintroducing fans to the series they fell in love with while allowing new audiences who may have only heard about the show to disco,ver the critically-acclaimed cult phenomenon.
“Mystery Science Theater 3000, much like The Rocky Horror Picture Show, is an inherently interactive cult fan favorite,” says Hamid Hashemi, President and CEO of iPic Entertainment. “This screening will empower iPic members and Mystery Science Theater 3000 fans to watch the first episode released on the big screen in a distinct shared experience.”
via Press Release
In celebration of the momentous return of the cult classic series, iPic’s Master Bartender and Advanced Sommelier Adam Seger will be shaking up a custom-created cocktail, “The Gypsy”—named for MST3K’s loveable purple robot—which will mesmerize theater guests with a color-changing transformation following the addition of a key ingredient.
See the list of theaters below to determine where your nearest location is:
- iPic Fulton Market Building – New York, NY (Seaport District)
- iPic Hudson Lights – Fort Lee, NJ
- iPic Dobbs Ferry – Dobbs Ferry, NY ***opening 5/5/17
- iPic Pike & Rose – North Bethesda, MD
- iPic BolingBrook – Bolingbrook, IL
- iPic Bayshore – Glendale, WI
- iPic South Barrington – South Barrington, IL
- iPic Mizner Park – Boca Raton, FL
- iPic North Miami Beach – North Miami Beach, FL
- iPic Austin – Austin, TX
- iPic Fairview – Fairview, TX
- iPic Houston – Houston, TX
- iPic Scottsdale – Scottsdale, AZ
- iPic Redmond – Redmond, WA
- iPic Pasadena – Pasadena, CA
- iPic Westwood – Los Angeles, CA
What do you think of this news? Did you watch the original Mystery Science Theater 3000? Are you excited for the new season? Let us know in the comments below.