Sacred Heart University Community Theatre
Location: Fairfield, CT
Client: Kleban Properties, LLC (Fairfield, CT)
Architect: J.P. Franzen Associates Architects, PC (Southport, CT)
Description: Construction Manager at Risk for the renovation of the 20,000 sf, 100-year-old Community Theater. Full demolition of the interior, with reconstruction and all interior fit-out of 11,000 sf to meet the needs of its new tenant/operator, Sacred Heart University Community Theatre. Scope includes all new building systems, new finishes throughout, installation of 446 theatre seats, mezzanine gathering area, reception, ticket booth, green room, and new neon marquee replicating the original 1920s design. The existing stage was expanded and the original proscenium arch maintained.