Good morning you lovely people and thank you! I am so grateful to see this outpouring of support.
The entire building is masonry, except the front wall. Sitting behind the lath and plaster, some possibly for over 100 years – curled and blackened by the 1969 fire, were a handful of old negatives.
We have looked past the hurdles and gotten into the wildly fun, wickedly dusty, and physically daunting stage of demo.
Two tickets to whatever is happening next, please! That would be a side line to a bit more demo, a few design refinements, some structural consultations, an updated submission to the historical commission, and a completed business plan ready for submission to the NJEDA and a number of other funding resources. We are estimating the […]
After two years of contracts, negotiations, city planning boards, historical commissions, and a minor litigation snafu, we are delighted to share the old Strand Theatre is under our care and ownership. She will shine again, in new and delightful ways. I’ll continue to share progress as we move forward. I begin this journey by saying […]