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The Hour: Wall Street Theater Renovation Advances, Reopening Slated

Robert Koch, May 8, 2016 NORWALK — Better sound, lighting and theater rigging have driven Wall Street Theater Co. to rethink its renovation of the historic theater at 71 Wall St. Developer Frank Farricker said the organization rethought the design of the interior of the building after abatement work was completed last year. “We went through our […]

Wall Street Theater Announces Plans for Upcoming Street Festival

August 10, 2015 Norwalk, Conn. – Mark your calendars, on Sunday–September 27, 2015, a FREE jubilant street festival will be held on Wall Street in Norwalk to promote awareness and generate excitement for the grand re-opening of the historic Wall Street Theater. After a long hiatus, the structure is set to re-open its doors in the spring […]

Festival Sept. 27 to draw attention to Wall Street Theater re-opening next year

August 14, 2015 By ROBERT KOCH, Hour Staff Writer NORWALK — Wall Street Theater is inviting the public to a street festival Sept. 27 to “promote awareness and generate excitement” for the grand re-opening of the historic theater next year. “The first 100 years of the Wall Street Theater brought the biggest stars of American […]

Wall Street Theater Receives Construction Financing

April 24, 2015 NORWALK, CT -Wall Street Theater Company announced that it has successfully closed on full construction financing for the redevelopment of the Wall Street Theater located in the heart of downtown Norwalk. Patriot National Bank provided the loan financing of $5.2 million to facilitate the construction of the Wall Street Theater, formerly known as the […]

Wall Street Theater Co. presses forward with restoration of former Globe Theater

Posted: December 4, 2014 By ROBERT KOCH, Hour Staff Writer NORWALK — If all goes according to schedule, restoration of the former Globe Theater on Wall Street to its former historic grandeur will begin in earnest early next year. Environmental remediation of the century-old building at 71 Wall St. wrapped up in October, and actual […]

Wall Street Theater & Its First Executive Director Share a Vision

September 9, 2014 NORWALK, CT -Wall Street Theater announced the hiring of Fairfield County native Bob Kennedy as its inaugural Executive Director. Mr. Kennedy is tasked with establishing the theater as a preeminent regional entertainment and conference space with state-of-the-art multimedia capabilities. Bob Kennedy brings with him a lifetime of experience creating and producing special events, […]

Malloy & Duff Announce Support for Norwalk Tourism: Globe Theater and the Maritime Aquarium

June 14, 2013  NORWALK, CT – As part of an ongoing effort to promote Connecticut tourism, Governor Dannel P. Malloy and State Senator Bob Duff (D-Norwalk) announced on Thursday afternoon that the Globe Theater and the Maritime Aquarium at Norwalk will soon receive state assistance for essential renovations and upgrades. The officials said both investments […]