Drum Corps International Season Opening Competition Ignites Cinemas This June

  Drum Corps International Season Opening Competition Ignites Cinemas This
  June

 Fathom Events and DCI Showcase Top Competitive Drum Corps Performances from
    Marching Music’s Major League™ in Select U.S. Cinemas on June 23 Only

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CENTENNIAL, Colo. -- May 27, 2014

Thrilling routines from seven of Drum Corps International’s elite teams kick
off Marching Music’s Major League™ 2014 season with “Drum Corps at the Movies:
2014 DCI Tour Premiere” in select U.S. cinemas nationwide on Monday, June 23
at 6:30 p.m. local time. Pre-recorded live just two days earlier from Akron,
Ohio, this exclusive one-night cinema event will showcase seven of DCI’s top
marching music ensembles for their season-opening competition. The competitive
fire will be ignited between these fierce rivals–Bluecoats(Canton,
Ohio);Boston Crusaders(Boston, Mass.);Carolina Crown (Ft. Mill, S.C.);
Madison Scouts (Madison, Wis.);Phantom Regiment(Rockford, Ill.);The Cadets
(Allentown, Pa.) and The Cavaliers (Rosemont, Ill.)–as they compete for top
honors in one of the first of more than 100 competitions on DCI’s 53-day
summer tour.

Tickets for “Drum Corps at the Movies: 2014 DCI Tour Premiere” are available
at participating theater box offices and online at www.FathomEvents.com. The
event will be presented in nearly 470 select movie theaters around the country
through Fathom’s Digital Broadcast Network. For a complete list of theater
locations and prices, visit the Fathom Events website (theaters and
participants are subject to change).

“With the quality of music and precision of the teams, it’s like a Broadway
extravaganza on a football field – and it looks and sounds amazing on the big
screen!” said Dan Diamond, senior vice president of Fathom Events.

From modest beginnings four decades ago, Drum Corps International (DCI) has
developed into a powerful, nonprofit, global youth activity with far-reaching
artistic, educational and organizational influence. Their competitive summer
tour, consisting of DCI-sanctioned competitions throughout the United States
(known as the Drum Corps International Tour), culminates in August with the
week-long DCI World Championships. Through the annual DCI Tour and more than
40 World Championships in 19 North American cities, Drum Corps International
provides entertainment to millions through live performances and broadcast
events. DCI continues a tradition of exceptionally high-quality performance
ensembles, with membership in the top corps highly sought-after and extremely
competitive, attracting the interest of potential members from many countries.
Drum Corps International is Marching Music’s Major League™.

About AC JV, LLC

Fathom Events is owned by a newly formed entity called AC JV, LLC.Fathom is
the recognized leader in the alternative entertainment industry, offering a
variety of one-of-a-kind entertainment events in movie theaters nationwide
that include live, high-definition performances of the Metropolitan Opera, the
performing arts, major sporting events, music concerts, comedy series,
Broadway shows, original programming featuring entertainment’s biggest stars,
socially relevant documentaries with audience Q&A and much more. Additionally,
Fathom events take audiences behind-the-scenes and offer unique extras –
creating the ultimate entertainment experience for fans of all ages. Co-owned
by the three largest movie theater circuits in the United States, AMC
Entertainment Inc. (NYSE: AMC), Cinemark Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: CNK) and Regal
Entertainment Group (NYSE: RGC), Fathom’s live digital broadcast network
(“DBN”) is the largest cinema broadcast network in North America, bringing
live events to more than 750 locations in 171 Designated Market Areas®
(including all of the top 50). For more information, visit
www.fathomevents.com.

About Drum Corps International (DCI)

Drum Corps International (DCI) is the world leader in producing events for the
world’s most elite and exclusive marching ensembles for student musicians and
performers. Founded in 1972, Drum Corps International has developed into a
powerful, nonprofit, global youth organization with far-reaching artistic,
educational and organizational influence. Drum Corps International isMarching
Music’s Major League™. Learn more about the exciting world of Drum Corps
International and its member corps on the Web atwww.DCI.orgor call
(317)-275-1212. Drum Corps International is located in Indianapolis, Ind.

For artwork/photos related to“Drum Corps at the Movies: 2014 DCI Tour
Premiere,”clickhere.

Contact:

Fathom Events
Jessica Hanus, 303-792-8766
jhanus@fathomevents.com
or
Drum Corps International
Chris Weber, 317-275-1227
media@dci.org
 
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