It’s taken a while. Over 35 years, actually. And more than $7 Million.
But Near West Theatre has the heat turned on and the paint is being applied in the brand-new theatre space they are calling their Magic Factory of Transformation.
Go inside their magnificent space at the corner of West 67th & Detroit Avenue in the Gordon Square Arts District, with executive director Stephanie Morrison-Hrbek as your guide. View the video here.
Crews are busy finishing the interior for their huge Community Open House, Blowout Party and Annual Benefit & Gala scheduled for February & march of 2015, followed by their inaugural production, Shrek The Musical, opening April 24.
They haven’t missed an opening in three and a half decades, and they are not about to start now. Stay tuned!