Full steam ahead with construction as Opera House Theater
Builds to Opening Night in Summer of 2018
NEWPORT, R.I. – It’s Happening! The Newport Opera House Theater & Performing Arts Center is moving full steam ahead with construction and is launching a new video series “Building to Opening Night” to document the exciting construction progress underway. Supporters, the public, performing arts lovers, historic preservationists, Newporters, all of Rhode Island and beyond are invited to join us as we Build to Opening Night and follow the Opera House Theater’s regular video updates of construction progress and key milestones.
The Opera House Theater launches this series with its first installment documenting the state of recent construction, providing a baseline visualization for all future construction progress as we aggressively move toward completion and Build to Opening Night in Summer of 2018.
Watch the first video in the series here:
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About the Newport Opera House Theater & Performing Arts Center
The Newport Opera House Theater & Performing Arts Center is actively engaged in restoring and renovating the historic 1867 Opera House Theater in downtown Newport into a 700 seat venue for year-round programming of live performances that will serve as a cultural asset, economic driver, and educational catalyst locally and in the region. The theater is among the ten oldest surviving Opera Houses in America and the oldest surviving theater building in Rhode Island.