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March 12, 2008 06:00 ET

Thousands Experience the MET Opera on the Giant Screen with Sell-Out Audiences in Theatres Across Canada

Don't miss Canadian Tenor Ben Heppner's live performance in Wagner's Tristan und Isolde March 22nd

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - March 12, 2008) - It's official! The Metropolitan Opera: Live in HD transmissions at select Cineplex Entertainment (TSX:CGX.UN)theatres have been a tremendous success with many theatres having sold out in advance of the presentation and others selling out the day of the event. Don't miss Canadian Tenor Ben Heppner's live performance in Wagner's Tristan und Isolde on Saturday March 22nd.

"The first four performances of the 2007-08 season have been a resounding success," said Pat Marshall, Vice-President, Communications and Investor Relations, Cineplex Entertainment. "For those who haven't had a chance to catch a performance, yet I encourage you not to miss out on the rest of the season. There are four more live and encore performances for opera fans to enjoy in the comfort of their local Cineplex Entertainment theatre. We have also added additional communities showing the opera based on guest demand."

Tickets are available at these theatre box offices and online at Admission for children ages 3 - 12 and seniors is $16.95 + tax and general admission is $19.95 + tax. Guests can purchase tickets individually or in a package of three operas for $56.95 + tax.

The following performances will be shown live from New York at Cineplex Entertainment theatres throughout Canada:

Saturday March 15, 2008 Saturday March 22, 2008 Saturday April 5, 2008
1:30 PM (EST) 12:30 PM (EST) 1:30 PM (EST)
Britten: Peter Grimes Wagner: Tristan und Puccini: La Boheme
Saturday April 26, 2008
1:30 PM (EST)
Donizetti: La Fille du

Encore performances are scheduled as follows:

Saturday March 29, 2008 Saturday April 12, 2008 Saturday May 3, 2008
1:30 PM (EST) 12:30 PM (EST) 1:30 PM (EST)
Britten: Peter Grimes Wagner: Tristan und Puccini: La Boheme
Saturday May 10, 2008
1:30 PM (EST)
Donizetti: La Fille du

Cineplex Entertainment will present the opera performances at the following
theatres throughout Canada:


SilverCity Coquitlam Cinemas SilverCity Riverport Cinemas
170 Schoolhouse Street 14211 Entertainment Way
Coquitlam, BC Richmond, BC

SilverCity Victoria Cinemas Scotiabank Theatre Vancouver
3130 Tillicum Road 900 Burrard Street
Victoria, BC Vancouver, BC

Galaxy Cinemas Nanaimo Cineplex Odeon Park & Tilford Cinemas
213-4750 Rutherford Road 200-333 Brooksbank Avenue
Nanaimo, BC North Vancouver, BC

Colossus Langley Cinemas SilverCity Metropolis Cinemas
20090 91A Avenue 4700 Kingsway Avenue
Langley, BC Burnaby, BC

Famous Players 6 Cinemas Famous Players Orchard Plaza Cinemas
172-1600 5(th) Avenue 160-1876 Cooper Road
Prince George, BC Kelowna, BC

Cineplex Odeon Aberdeen Mall Cinemas Cineplex Odeon Victoria Cinemas
700-1320 Trans Canada Highway (NEW!)
Kamloops, BC 780 Yates Avenue
Victoria, BC


Paramount Chinook Cinemas Cineplex Odeon Sunridge Spectrum
6455 MacLeod Trail SW Cinemas
Calgary, AB 400-2555 32(nd) Street
Calgary, AB

Cineplex Odeon South Edmonton Cinemas Cineplex Odeon North Edmonton Cinemas
1525-99(th) Street 14231-137 Avenue
Edmonton, AB Edmonton, AB

Scotiabank Theatre Edmonton Galaxy Cinemas Lethbridge
8882-170 Street 501-1(st) Avenue
Edmonton, AB Park Place, AB

Galaxy Cinemas Medicine Hat Cineplex Odeon Grand Prairie Cinemas
3292 Dunmore Road 10330-109(th) Street
Medicine Hat, AB Grand Praire, AB

Famous Players Park Plaza Cinemas
5214-47(th) Avenue
Red Deer, AB


Galaxy Cinemas Regina Galaxy Cinemas Saskatoon
420 McCarthy Boulevard N 347 2(nd) Avenue
Regina, SK Saskatoon, SK


SilverCity Polo Park Cinemas
817 St. James Street,
Winnipeg, MB


Scotiabank Theatre Toronto Cineplex Odeon Queensway Cinemas
259 Richmond St. W 1025 The Queensway
Toronto, ON Etobicoke, ON

SilverCity Yonge-Eglinton Cinemas Cineplex Odeon Sheppard-Grande
2300 Yonge Street Cinemas
Toronto, ON 4861 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON

Alliance Atlantis Beaches Cinemas Colossus Vaughan Cinemas
1651 Queen Street East 3555 Highway 7
Toronto, ON Vaughan, ON

Coliseum Scarborough Cinemas Coliseum Mississauga Cinemas
300 Borough Drive 309 Rathburn Road West
Scarborough, ON Mississauga, ON

SilverCity Brampton Cinemas SilverCity Richmond Hill Cinemas
50 Great Lakes Drive 8725 Yonge Street
Brampton, ON Richmond Hill, ON

Cineplex Odeon Oshawa Cinemas Cineplex Odeon Niagara Square Cinemas
1351 Grandview Street N 7555 Montrose Road
Oshawa, ON Niagara Falls, ON

Cineplex Odeon Gardiners Road Cinemas SilverCity Sudbury Cinemas
626 Gardiners Road 355 Barrydown Road
Kingston, ON Sudbury, ON

SilverCity Burlington Cinemas SilverCity Oakville Cinemas
1250 Brant Street 3531 Wyecroft Road
Burlington, ON Oakville, ON

SilverCity Newmarket Cinemas SilverCity Thunder Bay Cinemas
18151 Yonge Street 850 North May Street
Newmarket, ON Thunder Bay, ON

SilverCity London Cinemas Galaxy Cinemas St.Thomas
1680 Richmond Street, 417 Wellington Street
London, ON St. Thomas, ON

Galaxy Cinemas Barrie Galaxy Cinemas Cornwall
72 Commerce Park Drive 1325 Second Street East
Barrie, ON Cornwall, ON

Galaxy Cinemas Peterborough Galaxy Cinemas Sault Ste. Marie
320 Water Street 293 Bay Street
Peterborough, ON Sault Ste. Marie, ON

Galaxy Cinemas North Bay Galaxy Cinemas Orangeville
300 Lakeshore Drive 85 Fifth Avenue
North Bay, ON Orangeville, ON

Galaxy Cinemas Cambridge SilverCity Ancaster Cinemas
355 Hespeler Road 771 Golf Link Road
Cambridge, ON Ancaster, ON

Galaxy Cinemas Collingwood Galaxy Cinemas Brockville
6 Mountain Road 2399 Parkdale Avenue
Collingwood, ON Brockville, ON

Cineplex Odeon Devonshire Mall Cinemas Galaxy Cinemas Waterloo
3100 Howard Avenue 550 King Street N
Windsor, ON Waterloo, ON

Galaxy Cinemas Guelph Cineplex Odeon South Keys Cinemas
485 Woodlawn Road West 2214 Bank Street
Guelph, ON Ottawa, ON

Coliseum Ottawa Cinemas SilverCity Gloucester Cinemas
3090 Carling Avenue 2385 City Park Drive
Ottawa, ON Gloucester, ON

Galaxy Cinemas Owen Sound Famous Players Belleville 8 Cinemas
1020 10(th) Street West (NEW!)
Owen Sound, Ontario 160 Bell Boulevard
Belleville, ON


Cineplex Odeon Brossard Cinemas Cineplex Odeon Ste. Foy Cinemas
9350, boul. Leduc 1200 Boul. Duplessis
Brossard, PQ Ste. Foy, PQ

Colossus Laval Cinemas Scotiabank Theatre Montreal
2800 rue Cosmodeme 977 Ste-Catherine West
Laval, PQ Montreal, PQ

Coliseum Kirkland Cinemas Galaxy Cinemas Victoriaville
3200 Rue Jean Yves 1121 Jutras East
Kirkland, PQ Victoriaville, PQ

StarCite Montreal Cinemas Galaxy Cinemas Sherbrooke
4825 Avenue Pierre De Coubertin 4202 Bertrand
Montreal, PQ Rock Forest, PQ

Cineplex Odeon Beauport Cinemas Cineplex Odeon Boucherville Cinemas
825 Rue Clemenceau 20 Boul de Montagne
Beauport, PQ Boucherville, PQ

Cineplex Odeon Quartier Latin
350 Rue Emery
Montreal, PQ

Please visit our website at for local presentation times, locations and more information.

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Cineplex Entertainment LP owns leases or has a joint-venture interest in 131 theatres with 1,327 screens serving more than 61 million guests annually. Headquartered in Toronto, Canada, Cineplex Entertainment LP is the largest motion picture exhibitor in Canada operating the following brands: Cineplex Odeon, Galaxy, Famous Players, Coliseum, Colossus, SilverCity, Cinema City and Scotiabank Theatres. The units of Cineplex Galaxy Income Fund, which owns approximately 75.7% of Cineplex Entertainment LP, are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange (symbol CGX.UN). For more information, visit

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