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Rascal Flatts set for the Movie Theater

Rascal Flatts will premiere a special in-theater concert and all-access event at local movie screens on Thursday, April 5.  The feature titled, CHANGED: One Night Exclusive Theater Event will play locally here in Chicago – at select theaters – starting at 7:00 p.m. central time.

This in-theater concert and all-access event will feature new music from their upcoming album entitled Changed as well as exclusive concert performance footage of the group’s biggest hits. Additionally, fans will get a peek backstage for rare interviews with band members Gary LeVox, Joe Don Rooney and Jay DeMarcus.

Watch the Trailer:

httpv://youtu.be/izwSKWkOatU

Rascal Flatts’ new album, Changed, is due in stores April 3.  The upcoming release follows, Nothing Like This, which debuted at No.1 on the Billboard Country albums sales chart.

For more information or to purchase tickets for a theater near you, visit fathomevents.com.

Chicagoland Showings:

AMC River East 21 322 E Illinois St Chicago
AMC South Barrington 30 with IMAX 175 Studio Dr Barrington
AMC Yorktown 17 with IMAX 80 Yorktown Shopping Ctr Lombard
AMC Michigan City 14 100 Meijer Dr Michigan City
AMC Naperville 16 with IMAX 2815 Show Place Dr Naperville
AMC New Lenox 14 with IMAX 1320 W Maple St New Lenox
AMC Schererville 16 with IMAX 875 Deer Creek Dr Schererville
CNK Valparaiso Commons 700 Porters Vale Blvd Valparaiso
CNK Cinemark 3340 Mall Loop Dr Joliet
CNK Cinemark Woodridge 17 with IMAX 6500 Route 53 Woodridge
CNK Evanston 18 1715 Maple Ave Evanston
CNK Century 16 Deer Park 21600 W Field Pkwy Deer Park
CNK Century @ Stratford Square 804 Stratford Square Mall Bloomingdale
RGL Cantera 17 with RPX 28250 Diehl Rd Warrenville
RGL City North 14 with RPX 2600 N Western Ave Chicago
RGL Webster Place 11 1471 W Webster Ave Chicago
RGL Lincolnshire 21 with IMAX 300 Parkway Dr Lincolnshire
RGL Showplace 16 5000 Northwest Hwy Crystal Lake
GDR Randall 15 with IMAX 550 N Randall Rd Batavia
GDR Portage 16 with IMAX 6550 Us Highway 6 Portage
KRS ShowPlace ICON at Roosevelt Collection 150 W Roosevelt Rd Chicago
MAR Elgin Fox Theatre 111 S Randall Rd Elgin
MAR Gurnee Cinemas 20 6144 Grand Ave Gurnee
MAR Orland Park Cinemas 14 16350 S La Grange Rd Orland Park
MAR Addison 21 1555 W Lake St Addison

 

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