During the El Capitan Theatre’s special engagement of Jon Favreau’s The Jungle Book guests will be treated to a performance by The Side Street Strutters Jazz Band, as seen at Disneyland, playing classic Sherman Brothers music live on stage.
The engagement which runs April 15 – May 1, 2016, will be presented in Dolby Vision 3D and Dolby Atmos. 3D Dolby Vision is a state-of-the-art laser projection system that delivers richer colors and distinctly brighter images while preserving deep and dark blacks.
On April 14, El Capitan guests will have the opportunity to be among the first to see the epic story of THE JUNGLE BOOK at a special opening-night screening at 7 p.m.Throughout the engagement, the El Capitan will also offer a special Limited-Edition VIP Pin Admission Ticket (while supplies last), which includes a limited-edition Jungle Book pin, plus reserved seat, popcorn and drink.
“Our guests at the El Capitan Theatre are the only audiences in the world to experience the new movie THE JUNGLE BOOK in Dolby Vision™ 3D laser projection. Dolby Vision™, along with Dolby Atmos® audio technology, provides a unique immersion into the action-packed world of THE JUNGLE BOOK with all of its memorable characters,” said James Wood, operations and stage productions for the El Capitan Theatre. “We are also starting our 90th Anniversary Celebration of the El Capitan Theatre, which remains one of the great movie-going destinations. There is no better place to have an ultimate Disney film experience than at our theatre.”
Daily showtimes are 10 a.m., 1:15 p.m., 4:30 p.m., and 7:45 p.m, with a 10:55 p.m. on opening weekend (Friday through Sunday) and each Friday and Saturday during the engagement of the film. Tickets are on sale now, available at the El Capitan Theatre (6838 Hollywood Blvd.), online at www.elcapitantickets.com or by calling 1-800-DISNEY6. Special group rates for parties of 20 or more are available by calling 1-818-845-3110. Showtimes and dates are subject to change.
El Capitan guests may also enjoy a Dave & Busters Movie & a Meal Offer, which includes a reserved seat for THE JUNGLE BOOK, choice of entrée from the Dave & Busters Eat & Play menu and a $10 Dave & Busters game card. Reservations required 24 hours in advance with movie ticket.
The El Capitan Theatre will also host a very special 2D Tiny Tot Tuesday every Tuesdayat 10 a.m. during the run of THE JUNGLE BOOK. During these special screenings, parents and small children may enjoy the movie in a 2D tot-friendly way—with lights dimmed rather than out and reduced sound levels.