Who owns the Wheaton Grand Theater?

Jim Atten purchased the Wheaton Grand Theater effective November 30, 2012. He has since formed a corporation called the Wheaton Theatre, LLC.

Who will operate the theater?

The Grand Theater Corporation (not-for-profit).

Has a lease been signed?

Discussions are progressing on the lease terms between the Wheaton Theatre, LLC and the Grand Theater Corporation.

What will the Wheaton Grand Theater include?

The Wheaton Grand Theater will host performing arts programs, concerts, movies, special events, and more with the vision of creating an exciting multi-purpose venue for people young and old to enjoy.

Can I provide input on the programming?

Yes, right here!

How many seats will there be?

Under discussion.

How much will the restoration cost.

The current estimate is between $5M and $6M including restoration work and start-up expenses.

Who will raise this money?

The Grand Theater Corporation (not-for-profit).

Is there a Facebook Page for the Miracle on Hale Street (WGT restoration) project?

Yes – click here.