Weekly Digest (8/25-8/30)

LInks from the Web

Not on Facebook or following the THS Twitter feed? Here are some highlights of news from theatres across the web this week! (Pro-tip: Even if you don’t have a twitter account, you can still follow our feed on twitter. You won’t be able to tweet at us, but unlike facebook, you don’t have to join the site to view it! Read the feed here.)

From Arkansas
Groups Working to Save Wynne Opera House” From Wynne, AR.
Community helps relight marquee at historic theater” From Batesville, AR.

From California
“Tiffany Theater Sign Will Be Saved From Wrecking Ball” From Los Angeles, CA.

From Illinois
Uptown Theatre Revival: City Expecting Finance Plan by December”  From Chicago, IL.
“Group looks to public to help restore local, historic theater” From Metropolis, IL.

From Kansas
“Students create art in service of historic theatre” From Wichita, KS.

From Minnesota
St. Anthony Main Theatre renovation ditches ‘worst seats in town‘” From Minneapolis, MN.

From Missouri
“Fire Destroys Historic Opera House” From Maitland, MO.

From New Jersey
“80 years later, Jersey City Loews still a golden motion picture palace” From Jersey City, NJ.

From North Carolina
“Curtain call: Waynesville welcomes revival of the Strand theater” From Waynesville, NC.

From Virginia
“Danville’s North Theatre Celebrates Milestone” From Danville, VA.

From Washington
Pomeroy’s historic Seeley Theatre needs donations for restoration” From Pomeroy, WA

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