OK. After 15 months of no updates to this post it's time to add some pics. We started the full basement finishing in October which includes completing the theater room. We're almost done at this point but wanted to upload the progress pics.
Theater room being framed. This is the cabinet wall.
Tray ceiling framed
Rear bar framing behind second row riser. Columns for electrical wiring and for rear surrounds
Drywall in ceiling. Can lights installed.
Riser topped and electrical installed for electric theater seats
1st Stage of drywall on screen wall
Drywall step wall of foundation
Stair nose trim installed on riser
Paint on stair foundation wall. Black is Caviar from Sherwin Williams
Cabinet wall painted in red and screen wall in Caviar
Cabinets installed on wall. Speaker cutout done for Klipsch in wall surround
Custom floating shelf for Klipsch center channel speaker
Shelf with speaker. Perfect fit
AV cables on cabinet wall. Top is 9.2 speakers, middle is 3x HDMI and Coax, bottom is 8x Cat5e
Sub and speaker plate on screen wall
Klipsch surround installed
Close up of Surround