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Theater Renovation caps Gorton Community Center rehab

Theater Renovation caps Gorton Community Center rehab

Last week, the lights dimmed in the Gorton Community Center auditorium and a wedding party walking around a European village appeared on the newly installed screen. The video was made for testing projection equipment, and its images include fire, fog, rain, slow motion and action. The installation of a state-of-the-art projection system is the third and final phase of a major renovation of the 114-year-old building that began last November, according to Lisa Gilcrest, marking director. The renovation started with the entire first floor being redone. Dark hallways and narrow doorways have been opened up, the solarium converted to a four-season gathering space and the Nagel family room...

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