Construction Underway at Universal Preservation Hall  

Public campaign announced SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.—DEC. 6, 2018—“Today, we make good on a promise,” said Universal Preservation Hall Campaign Director Teddy Foster, Thursday morning, outside the former Methodist church on Washington Street. “In 2003, we said that we would create an accessible year-round arts center in downtown Saratoga Springs. It has taken time, but construction…

Universal Preservation Hall Poised to be Community Living Room for Saratoga Springs

$750K Restore New York Communities Initiative grant will spur construction SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y.—March 27, 2018—Long-anticipated renovation and construction on Universal Preservation Hall will begin soon, following New York State’s announcement on Monday of a $750,000 Restore New York Communities Initiative grant to the City of Saratoga Springs through Empire State Development. “We thank Governor Cuomo, Mayor Meg Kelly and…

Capital Repertory Theatre Announces New Home for 2019 on Livingston Square

ALBANY, N.Y.—MARCH 27, 2018—With New York State’s Monday announcement of a $1.8 million Restore New York Communities Initiative grant to the City of Albany through Empire State Development, Capital Repertory Theatre has revealed that it will transfer its operations, in December 2019, to Livingston Square. The National Biscuit Co. building, at 251 N. Pearl Street, will become the new…