May 5th, 2009
D&E Entertainment Selected to Theatrically Distribute and Market Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood 'Live From Madison Square Garden'
Presenting in Digital Cinemas
(Hollywood, CA) May 5, 2009--Through their partnership with Reprise Records D&E Entertainment, the leader in theatrical distribution and marketing of Alternative Content, will be distributing and marketing the theatrical premiere of Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood's 'Live from Madison Square Garden' concert film documenting their amazing performance at the world famous venue. The film will be premiered in over 40 cinemas in the US on May 18 and in the UK on May 19 on May 18 (UPDATED).
'Live From Madison Square Garden' captures Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood as the rock legends took the stage together for just three concerts in a highly anticipated collaboration. They performed a string of hits that included Blind Faith's "Presence of the Lord," and "Can't Find My Way Home," in addition to Clapton's classics "After Midnight" "Tell the Truth" and "Crossroads" and Steve Winwood's "Dear Mr. Fantasy" and "Glad."
D&E's digital cinema presentation captures the spectacular live footage of the shows, giving fans the best seat in the house. Shot in pristine Hi-Def with superb 5.1 surround-sound and projected in digital cinemas, the highest quality in cinemas today- the big screen debut will be the ultimate experience for the senses.
D&E Entertainment partners Evan Saxon and Doug Kluthe stated, "We are ecstatic to oversee the theatrical distribution and marketing for this amazing film. D&E will implement a highly effective campaign that incorporates press, radio, online, retail and in-theatre exposure, while letting the fan experience the concert like they are in the front row at Madison Square Garden. At D&E Entertainment we understand the vision of the artists and content owners, and meld this with our great theatre partners."
For more information on Eric Clapton and Steve Winwood 'Live From Madison Square Garden' or to purchase tickets for the Theatrical Premiere Event, visit: DandEentertainment.com, EricClapton.com or SteveWinwood.com.
On May 19, 2009 Reprise Records will release a 2-disc CD/DVD of their amazing performances.
ABOUT D&E ENTERTAINMENT: Innovators in theatrical marketing and distribution of alternative content and films. Artists, record labels, managers, filmmakers and studios rely on D&E Entertainment to market, brand, distribute and deliver worldwide digital cinema premieres of today's leading artists. The marketing and distribtuion company's arsenal of captivating HD events for breakthrough and superstar artists include Pearl Jam, Iron Maiden, Tom Petty/Peter Bogdanovich, Bruce Springsteen, Bob Marley, Duran Duran, Morrissey, Ramones, The Grateful Dead, Jimi Hendrix, My Morning Jacket, Slipknot, The Who, Sigur Ros, Led Zeppelin and many more.
'Live From Madison Square Garden' is playing in the following US and UK locations:
United States Theatres:
Apple Valley UltraStar Apple Valley
Bay area/Oakland Brenden Concord 14
Benton Harbor Celebration! Cinema Benton Harbor
Birmingham Rave Patton Creek 15
Boston The Regent Theatre
Buffalo McKinley 6 Theatres
Chicago Kerasotes City North 14
Chicago Kerasotes Webster Place 11
Chicago/Naperville Kerasotes Showplace 16
Chicago/New Lenox Kerasotes Showplace 14
Chicago/Niles Kerasotes Showplace 12
Chicago/Orland Park Orland Park Cinemas
Chicago/Schereville Kerasotes Showplace 12
Chicago/Skokie Kerasotes Village Crossing 18
Columbus Rave Polaris 18
Dallas/Fort Worth Rave Northeast Mall 18
Denver Kerasotes Cherry Creek 8
Denver/Aurora Kerasotes Chinese 16 at Arapahoe Crossing
Detroit Emagine Canton
Fort Lauderdale Trademark Coral Square 8
Grand Rapids, MI Celebration! Cinema South
Indianapolis Kerasotes ShowPlace 16 and IMAX
Kalamazoo Celebration! Crossroads Cinema
Lake Havasu UltraStar Lake Havasu 10
Lansing Celebration! Cinemas Lansing IMAX
Las Vegas Brenden Theatres and IMAX
Little Rock Rave Colonel Glenn 18
Long Island, NY Clearview Port Washington - Main St
Los Angeles Mann Chinese 6
Madison, WI Kerasotes Star 18
Madison, WI Marcus Point UltraScreen Cinema
Memphis Paradiso Theatre
Miami/Palm Beach Cobb Theatres
Middlebrook, NJ Clearview's Middlebrook Cinema 10
Milwaukee Marcus Ridge Cinemas
Minneapolis/Coon Rapids Kerasotes ShowPlace 16
Minneapolis/Inver Grove Kerasotes Showplace 14
Minneapolis Riverview Theatre
Muskegon Cinema Carousel
New Jersey Clearview Parsippany 12
New York Clearview's Chelsea Cinemas
Omaha, NE Marcus Village Pointe Cinemas
Omaha/Council Bluffs Kerasotes Star 16
Philadelphia Clearview's Anthony Wayne
Phoenix UltraStar Surprise Pointe Cinema
San Diego UltraStar Mission Valley
San Diego/Del Mar UltraStar Del Mar Highlands 8
San Diego/Oceanside UltraStar Mission Marketplace
Springfield, IL Kerasotes Showplace West 12
Springfield, IL/Edwardsville Kerasotes Showplace 12
United Kingdom Theatre:
London Odeon Covent Garden