WAITE PARK - Marcus Theatres is set to begin an extensive $3.37 million renovation on its 18-screen building.

New additions planned include a Zaffiro's Pizzeria and bar which will seat around 100 people. The restaurant will serve a variety of items including pizza and sandwiches. Customers will have the ablity to bring food and beverage, including alcohol into the theaters.

In addition to the restaurant, 14 auditoriums will be updated with new memory-foam seats.

The cinema will remain open during construction.

(This story was written by WJON News Intern Steven Wright)