The funds will finance stage floor, air-conditioning and façade repairs at the Conyers Rockdale Council for the Arts, the historic DeSoto Theatre in Rome, Greensboro Festival Hall and Theatre Albany.
Learning ‘Love Never Dies’ had a good role for a ‘riper,’ New York stage and cabaret regular Karen Mason signs on as Madame Giry.
In winning this first-ever honor, the Fox Theatre bested finalists from Chicago, Denver, Los Angeles and New York.
The starry staged reading of Thornton Wilder’s great American play was organized by Scarlett Johansson and directed by True Colors Theatre’s Kenny Leon.
The rooftop terrace and club/event space should open in early 2018. The reason: surprises discovered when construction crews began digging into an 88-year-old building.