Studio C is the parent company of:
Studio C exists to create space where story happens. Whether it’s at one of our cinemas or our restaurant and music venue, we want our guests to leave with an unforgettable story. We are intent on creating an unparalleled guest experience, a healthy and profitable business we can be proud of, and having a meaningful impact on the communities we serve.
Studio C, formerly known as Loeks Theaters, Inc., was founded by John "Jack" Loeks. Jack opened the single screen Midtown Theatre in downtown Grand Rapids, in 1944. That bit of showman lived on in Jack's son, John Loeks, Jr. who branded Celebration Cinema and is the current owner and CEO. In 2007, John passed on the Presidency of his company and Loeks Theatres, Inc. to his own son, J.D. Loeks.